In the seventy years since the founding of the NHS, life expectancy has increased. But different types of diseases are becoming more common. More people are living with cancer or dementia largely due to increases in life expectancy and falls in the rate of premature death.
Accross the Black Country and West Birmingham we are committed to not only finding ways to prevent these major health conditions but to improve the care that people with these health conditions receive.
In this section you can see our plans to ensure better care for the following major health conditions: