NHS in Gloucestershire hits 600,000 vaccinations milestone

Vaccination teams across Gloucestershire have been widely praised as yet another major COVID-19 vaccination milestone is surpassed in the county today, with more than 600,000 doses given. This includes more than 230,000 second doses, which NHS leaders have described as a remarkable effort. If they have not already been in contact, local GP services will […]

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NHS Trusts in Gloucestershire to further ease hospital visiting restrictions

Hospitals in Gloucestershire are easing visiting restrictions further from Monday (17 May). The new arrangements still mean that one visitor will be allowed per patient; however, visits can increase to up to two hours, rather than one hour as previously. Visiting times will be extended by two hours, from 12noon to 8pm and visitors no […]

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Dying Matters Awareness Week 2021

One Gloucestershire will show its commitment to understanding and improving people’s experiences of end of life care by supporting Dying Matters Awareness Week. The initiative, which runs from May 10 to 16, aims to open up conversations around death, dying and bereavement. This year’s focus is on the importance of being in a good place […]

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NHS in Gloucestershire hits half a million COVID-19 vaccination milestone

Vaccination teams across Gloucestershire have been widely praised as yet another major COVID-19 vaccination milestone is surpassed in the county today, with 500,000 doses given. Over 150,000 second doses have also been given in Gloucestershire, which NHS leaders have described as a ‘remarkable effort.’ If they have not already been in contact, local GP services […]

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Over 145,000 second vaccination doses delivered in Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire’s GP leaders are continuing to urge residents who have had their first COVID-19 vaccination to attend their second dose appointments as planned. The large majority of people aged 50 years or over and people with underlying health conditions have had their first doses, and it is important that when the time comes they attend […]

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