Meet The Sound Doctor: a free online video library for patients

A number of NHS Clinical Commissioning Group (CCGs)*, in partnership with Essex County Council, are offering local residents free access to ‘The Sound Doctor’ - a library of patient education videos to support those with long term health conditions such as diabetes and dementia to live their lives to the full.

To access the videos, residents need to visit
The website is run by local authority partners and also contains wider advice/information to improve health and wellbeing.

Independent report on consultation responses published

An independent report looking at responses to the Your Care in the Best Place consultation has been published today ( 22 May 2018).

The report, produced by specialist consultation analysts, The Campaign Company, provides a breakdown of responses to proposals aimed at strengthening and improving health and care services in the community and in the three hospitals serving mid and south Essex.