Agencies across Kent have pledged to work together to improve care and support for people in crisis due to a mental health condition.

Joint statement from Dr Pete Green, Chief Clinical Officer of NHS Medway Clinical Commissioning Group, and Patricia Davies, Accountable Officer of NHS Swale Clinical Commissioning Group, following the publication today of the report of the Care Quality Commission's inspection in August of Medway A&E.

Medway Diabetes User Group is made up of up to eight members, from diverse backgrounds but with the common purpose ofimproving the quality of diabetes services in Medway.

Overuse of antibiotics may be bad for your health.

That’s the message from NHS Medway Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) which is asking patients in Medway to think carefully before expecting an antibiotic from their GP.

Local pharmacies can offer a wealth of health support and should be the first port of call for common illnesses such as coughs and colds.