Worryingly only 37 per cent of people in Solihull and Birmingham, under the age of 65 deemed most at risk of flu, have taken up their free NHS flu vaccination.
This leaves over 100,000 local people including those with long-term illnesses such as diabetes, asthma and heart, liver or kidney disease at risk of flu and ...
Dr Richard Mendelsohn, Chief Medical Officer at NHS Birmingham and Solihull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) said: “Following extensive local discussions, the CCG has reviewed its policy regarding the commissioning of Flash Glucose Monitoring (Freestyle Libre) for patients with type 1 diabetes. This means that for those patients who meet ...
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