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20 years of supporting unpaid mental health carers

We are proud to celebrate 20 years of supporting unpaid mental health carers in Somerset! Our mental

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Post graduate doctors in training vote Musgrove’s AMU to success

Our acute medical unit (AMU) at Musgrove Park Hospital is the best in the country for having a suppo

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Introducing occupational therapy into Somerset’s GP practices

A team of NHS occupational therapists (OT) are being introduced in GP practices in Somerset. The OTs

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Kate White celebrates 50 years in Somerset’s NHS

Kate White began her career in 1972 as a cadet nurse at East Reach Hospital in Taunton. Fast forward

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Black History Month: Working together to tackle barriers

Tayo Evans holds a lead role in our Multicultural Network across Somerset FT and Yeovil Hospital. Sh

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Colleague Laura tells of her own baby loss and encourages people to talk

This week is Baby Loss Awareness Week and the theme for this year is ‘you are not alone’. To mar

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Temporary opening hour changes for minor injuries units in Burnham-on-Sea, Chard and Shepton Mallet

This week, interim changes will take place to the opening hours at some minor injuries units (MIUs)

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Tailored plans help to build a survival bridge

Our relational recovery team works alongside individuals who have a history of complex trauma, often

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Breaking the silence around baby loss

In the UK, it is estimated that 1 in 4 pregnancies end in loss during pregnancy or birth. Baby loss

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Re-introduction of face coverings in clinical areas – October 2022

As we approach winter, the number of viral illnesses will start to increase, and cases of COVID-19,

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Somerset’s NHS takes part in international study to reduce effects of common illness

The NHS in Somerset is taking part in an international study that investigates whether it’s possib

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Royal Society award shortlist for our homelessness team

Our homelessness nursing team for Somerset has been shortlisted for a prestigious Royal Society of P

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