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New GP Locum Pool Created

Taurus Healthcare, on behalf of Herefordshire General Practice, has created the first of three Gener…

01 Apr 21

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Vaccination Hub Volunteers – an important part of the COVID vaccination hub jigsaw

PCN Vaccination Hubs, set up in December 2020, are a major part of the successful roll-out of COVID …

30 Mar 21

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Improved Access Opening Hours - Easter 2021

The Taurus Healthcare Improved Access Opening Hours for this Easter will be as follows: Good Friday …

29 Mar 21

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Local student designs ‘Vaccination Hero Thank You’ badge

Fifteen-year-old Whitecross High School student, Bethan Pearson, has designed a ‘Thank You’ badge to…

09 Mar 21

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Taurus Healthcare signs the Armed Forces Covenant

Taurus Healthcare has recently signed the Armed Forces Covenant.  In signing the Covenant, we are de…

08 Mar 21

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Webinar explores impact of Integrated Care Systems for GPs

Taurus Healthcare recently provided an opportunity for all working in General Practice to find out m…

26 Feb 21

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Vaccination Roll-out

6 May 2021 Taurus delivers COVID Vaccinations at Saxon Hall Taurus Healthcare has recently started d…

29 Jan 21

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Record turnout at Taurus Annual General Review Meeting

More than 100 people attended the Taurus Annual Review meeting, held via Zoom on Thursday 26 Novembe…

08 Dec 20

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Call for healthcare professionals to take up COVID19 Vaccination Roles

Herefordshire General Practice is preparing so that we are ready to deliver a local COVID19 immunisa…

01 Dec 20

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Taurus Healthcare celebrates after Super Green clinic wins national award

Taurus Healthcare is celebrating after the ‘Super Green’ Clinic, won the Infection Prevention and Co…

27 Nov 20

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Dispensing Innovation at Fownhope Medical Centre

Fownhope Medical Centre has recently installed a medication vending machine. Amanda Diamond, Dispens…

02 Nov 20

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Super Green Nursing Team shortlisted for award

We’re delighted to announce that the Super Green Nursing Team has been shortlisted for a Nursing Tim…

18 Sep 20

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Bishop of Hereford visits Ross-on-Wye GP Surgery

Bishop Richard, the 106th Bishop of Hereford, made a private visit to Alton Street Surgery, Ross-on-…

11 Sep 20

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Taurus announces sponsorship of Health and Social Care Awards category

Taurus Healthcare is delighted to announce that it will sponsor The Care Home Worker Category at thi…

21 Aug 20

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Flu vaccinations for the 50-64 years age group

The UK Government has recently announced an expansion of this year’s flu vaccination programme to co…

21 Aug 20

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Adapting to new ways of working

A GP's view Dr John Stevenson, GP at Hereford’s Cantilupe Surgery and Clinical Director for the WBC …

07 Aug 20

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Working through COVID19 - Reflections from Taurus' Director of Strategy and PCNs

An intense and demanding, exhilarating and humbling experience 18 July, 2020 marked my first birthda…

31 Jul 20

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COVID Management Service

Providing reassurance to COVID positive patients during the pandemic Benjamin Franklin, one of the f…

10 Jul 20

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Working as a GP during the pandemic

A view from Dr Silvana McCaffrey, Kington Medical Practice and Clinical Director for the North and W…

19 Jun 20

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Technological Solutions to enable 'location agnostic' GP services

Many of the new operating practices required by GPs to deliver patient care during the Coronavirus p…

22 May 20

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Information on Mental Health 24hr Line

Herefordshire Mental Health and Learning Disability Services have a 24/7 urgent NHS mental health te…

10 Apr 20

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Herefordshire's Approach to the Coronavirus (COVID19) Pandemic

28 July 2020 Government's shielded patient services 'paused' from 1 August You will be aware that ea…

24 Mar 20

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Coronavirus - Public Health England Update

The NHS and Public Health England (PHE) are extremely well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious …

06 Mar 20

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Taurus Healthcare introduces new Social Prescribing service

Taurus Healthcare and Herefordshire Council in collaboration with HVOSS have developed a new ‘Social…

06 Mar 20

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Primary care networks

WORK is under way in your community to support the integration of health and social care with your c…

03 Apr 19

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Herefordshire Out of Hours Service

Taurus Healthcare has taken over the Out of Hours GP service previously delivered in the county by P…

19 Dec 18

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Herefordshire at top of list of best access to 'out of hours' GPs

(Taken from The Hereford Times 15/5/2018) EVERY patient in the area covered by Herefordshire Clinica…

16 May 18

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CQC Inspection

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) are the independent regulator of health and social care. They insp…

11 May 18

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The Hereford hub is moving

On Friday 1st December our Hereford hub, currently located at Wargrave House Surgery, will be moving…

23 Nov 17

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Care navigation – New initiative in GP practices

The Primary Care Foundation reports around 18% of people that book an appointment with their GP coul…

21 Nov 17

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Portfolio GP roles and Advanced Nurse Practitioner roles

Taurus Healthcare are recruiting Primary care is changing – Be part of it and shape new ways of work…

17 Nov 17

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Renewal of 7 Day Service Contract

We are delighted to announce that Herefordshire CCG will be commissioning Taurus Healthcare Ltd to d…

03 Mar 17

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GP Fellowship in New models of Care

2017 GP Fellowship in New models of Care Are you a GP with an interest in improving your skills in a…

05 Oct 16

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Press Release: Further funding agreed for 7 day GP services

The Herefordshire Times reported on the 28 January that the Herefordshire Clinical Commissioning Gro…

29 Jan 16

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Taurus Healthcare hub opening times during Christmas & New Year

Taurus Healthcare hub opening times during Christmas & New Year 23rd December - Hereford hub 6…

09 Nov 15

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The Primary Care Awards 2015

Taurus Healthcare was one of three organisations shortlisted for the ‘GP Federation Champion’ award …

19 Oct 15

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Taurus Healthcare supports Herefordshire Council with Health and Wellbeing Day

Staff at Herefordshire Council benefited from a Health and Wellbeing Day as part of The Public Healt…

09 Mar 15

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MIU Temporary Closures

Wye Valley NHS Trust responds to continuing high demand on its services Hospital bosses at Wye Valle…

02 Mar 15

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Taurus Healthcare successful in £2.7m bid from PM's Challenge Fund

NHS England today announced the winning bids for funds from the Prime Minister’s £50m Challenge Fund…

14 Apr 14

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Musculoskeletal Service Pilot declared a success

Taurus Healthcare has this month concluded the pilot of a successful Musculoskeletal Service for Her…

06 Feb 14

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