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New dedicated eye theatre suite opens to patients at Musgrove Park Hospital

A brand new ophthalmic theatre suite has opened at Musgrove Park Hospital. The new state-of-the-art

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Providing mental health input to regional police firearms officer training centre

Our mental health services have been running specialist training sessions for police officers who op

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People in Somerset urged to choose the right healthcare services after a rise in attendance at hospitals with minor illnesses

As restrictions ease across the country and the hot weather is forecast to continue for the next few

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Roll out the vaccine, roll up your sleeves – Karen’s story

The Somerset vaccination programme has now delivered over 754,000 vaccinations (as of 11 July 2021)

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New phantom training technology for radiology

Somerset NHS Foundation Trust has been awarded £32,000 funding by Health Education England to buy a

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Infection control measures at our hospitals and units – Mon 19 July

While restrictions lift across the country following the Government announcement to move to Step 4 o

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Nursing degrees available in Somerset for the first time ever

People in Somerset who are interested in training to become a nurse can now study at a local univers

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In their own words: the wonderful volunteers from NPRFC

Thousands of volunteers across the county have helped to run Somerset’s COVID-19 vaccination p

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Celebrating their amazing contribution: Tracy Evans and the NPRFC

Since the COVID-19 vaccination programme began last December, hundreds of thousands of people in Som

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Simon awarded Radiography journal ‘Editor’s Choice’

Simon Goldsworthy, our principal clinical researcher for radiotherapy, has been awarded the ‘E

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The COVID-19 vaccine rolls out hope – Gary’s story

Like so many of our colleagues across the county, our head of patient safety Gary Risdale has been i

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Pop-up walk-in COVID-19 Vaccination clinic in Taunton town centre on Friday evening

The local NHS is holding a pop-up walk-in vaccination clinic at the Taunton Tourist Information Cent

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