Current Action

NATIONAL CAMPAIGNS 2 Crowd-funding appeals for legal challenges:
One is from 999 Call for the NHS against the Accountable Care Organisation contracts, in particular the budget formula, details here
The second is also about ACOs, in particular the lack of public consultation  and parliamentary scrutiny, details here


LOCAL CAMPAIGNS: Support our campaign to save our Minor Injuries Unit: read details of CCG Plans, and send them your opinion. 
Please download our petition, sign it and collect signatures MIU_petition-Oct_2017.pdf and bring it to our next meeting.
Go and make your voice heard at these public meetings:
  • Thursday 23 Nov 6-8pm at The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, S1 4FW
  • Wednesday 6 Dec 1.30-3.30pm at Carers Centre, Concept House, 5 Young Street, S1 4UP
There will be drop-in sessions too
  • Monday 6 Nov 10am 5:30pm at Crystal Peaks Library, 1-3 Peak Square, S20 7PH
  • Tuesday 14 Nov 9:30am 5:30pm at Firth Park Library, 443 Firth Park Road, S5 6QQ
The CCG ask you to book for these events here.

VoteNHSheartNext regular meeting: we usually meet at the Central United Reform Church on the first Monday of the month at 6pm.  Next meetings 6 November and 4 December 2017
Other events coming soon:
Saturday 28 October: Barnsley Save Our NHS demo
BarnsleyO28demo.pdf
Saturday 4 November, 11-4.30: Hammersmith Town Hall Health Campaigns Together Conference

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MORE THINGS YOU CAN DO:
Join
your local GP practice Patient Participation Group.  Don't be afraid to ask questions there about commissioning and other policy matters as well as on issues about the specific practice.
Get on the Sheffield CCG consultation list by registering on their website: http://www.sheffieldccg.nhs.uk/get-involved/involve-me.htm
Follow the activities of Sheffield Healthwatch, the official patient watchdog for health and social care.  http://www.healthwatchsheffield.co.uk/
Keep an eye on what is happening in any contact you have with the NHS and let us know at team@sheffieldsaveournhs.co.uk if you have any concerns.
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