Tag Archives: South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust

Pilot scheme puts social care in A&E

A pioneering pilot scheme to help ease the pressures on NHS resources this winter is being spearheaded by Somerset County Council and local NHS partners. Starting in the next few months, the trial will see the authority base a social worker in the A&E departments at the county’s two major hospitals – Musgrove Park in […]

Extra help for flood-hit communities

More pumps will be on standby for the Somerset Levels today as agencies continue to work together to provide support for flood–hit communities. Four extra High Volume Pumps have been requested from Fire & Rescue Services around the country and will be in the area from today. They will be ready to be called upon […]