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Somerset research project could help people with potential liver disease

Clinicians and IT specialists in Somerset are launching an exciting new project to find people who h

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Day in the life of a community mental health nurse

To round off Mental Health Awareness Week, we asked community mental health nurse Sarah to capture a

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New discharge lounge opens at Musgrove Park Hospital (and changes to parking arrangements)

A new discharge lounge opens at Musgrove Park Hospital on Monday 16 May to help make it that little

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New ophthalmology diagnostic centre opens in Taunton

People in Somerset with eye care needs are now able to get all their diagnostic tests in one place â

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Welfare service extended for military patients and families

More military patients and families in Somerset are now able to get additional support thanks to our

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How we’re developing mental health services with lived experience

Mental health and learning disabilities services in Somerset are developed by a team of clinicians a

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Spotlight on our clinical coding team

Every patient who comes through our community hospitals or Musgrove Park Hospital, either for a day

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Dental helpline change

New arrangements for urgent dental treatment and advice

People living in Somerset, who are not registered with a dental practice, should now call NHS 111 if

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Developing Somerset’s perinatal mental health service

Somerset’s perinatal mental health service works closely with maternity teams and health visitors

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The importance of apprenticeships: Andy’s story

Andy Mayne joined Somerset FT at the end of 2021 as an improvement and evaluation data science lead,

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Somerset is a beautiful place to live and visit over the Easter bank holiday

Be prepared this Easter and choose the right NHS service for your healthcare needs

Be prepared this Easter and choose the right NHS service for your healthcare needs With the Easter w

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Message to parents, parents to be, babies and families 

Message from Sallyann King, Interim director of midwifery, and Donna Butland, chair of Somerset Mate

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