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We want to help you improve health outcomes for your patients. In this section we will share useful campaign resources to use on your practice website, social media sites or to print for use in the surgery.

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Stay Well This Winter

Social media resources

Videos

A number of videos are now available on the Somerset CCG YouTube site with messaging to help advise people on how to Stay Well This Winter and where to go if they are injured or unwell:

How your GP is caring for you this winter

How Minor Injury Units (MIUs) can help you if you’re injured or ill this winter

NHS 111 – How to get the right care, quickly, this winter
Winter holiday – Forgot prescription or run out of medicine?
How your pharmacy can help you this winter
What to expect when using hospital services this winter
How NHS 111 can help you this winter

COVID-19 vaccinations and boosters


Choose Well

Posters

Posters for use online or for printing and using as you wish are shown below. All posters include a link to a Choose Well page for patients which can be seen here: https://www.somersetccg.nhs.uk/health/choose-well/

Choose Well generic poster
Choose Well generic poster

This poster can be printed and used anywhere to encourage patients to use the most appropriate service for their healthcare needs.

Choose Well poster - phone your own GP
Choose Well poster for visitors

This poster is designed to remind tourists they can contact their own GP if they feel unwell. They can also contact a local pharmacy.


Social media resources

Social media image cards for use on Facebook or Twitter are shown below.


Be patient, be kind

Social media image cards to remind patients to be kind, that the NHS is busy and to be patient are shown below.


GP access and pressures – how GP Practices are working differently

Resources relating to GP access and current pressures.

Poster explaining how GP Practices are now working differently. Covers:

  • How GP practices are working now?
  • What is triage?
  • Why do receptionists ask personal questions?
  • I wanted to see my GP, why am I seeing someone else?
  • What about emergencies?
  • Where else can I get help?

Social media resources


RSV and bronchiolitis

Cases of respiratory illness in children are higher than usual for this time of year. Some social media resources on RSV and bronchiolitis are below for your use and an information sheet to enable patients to assess symptoms is available here.


NHS 111 First

Social media resources

Social media image cards for use on Facebook or Twitter are shown below. Click here to download a zip file of all four graphics.

Leaflets

Video


Pharmacy

Social media image cards for use on Facebook or Twitter are shown below. Click here to download a zip file of all four graphics.