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Public urged to download new NHS Covid-19 Test and Trace App
The national NHS Test and Trace App is now available and health leaders in Cumbria are encouraging people to download it to their smartphones now.
Praise for teams supporting vulnerable patients in north Cumbria
Care Co-ordinators who provided regular checks and support with patients in north Cumbria are being praised for their vital work during lockdown and...
New service to support wellbeing of young people in Cumbria
A new service to help children and young people struggling with their emotional health has been launched in North and West Cumbria.
GPs and health leaders across Cumbria urge eligible people to get ready for the flu vaccine
If you are eligible for the flu vaccine this year – get ready to get it.
NHS Trust encourages others to share how they cope with mental health
A local NHS Trust is hosting a ‘Month of Hope’ encouraging people to share their mental health coping strategies.
NHS staff provide emotional support to care home workers during COVID-19
Working closely with care homes in north Cumbria to find new ways to help their colleagues offload their worries and feel supported.
Flu vaccine 2020
Your GP practice will be in contact with you to discuss their plans this year
To support social distancing and infection prevention GP practices will make contact with you this year to advise of their plans.
Your NHS is here for you, if you need us
During the Covid-19 pandemic the NHS is still here for you for other illnesses
Don't be afraid to seek the medical advice you need.
How to stay alert
Stay alert. Control the virus. Save lives.
We all need to stay alert so we can control the virus and reduce the risk infection. Watch the video to understand the 6 things you can do to stay alert.
What to do if you think you have COVID-19
with Dr Craig Melrose
Dr Craig Melrose is the GP Clinical Lead - Urgent & Emergency Care at North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust. Here he discusses what people should do if they think they have coronavirus / COVID-19.
Bob the Winter Bug
Meet Bob the Winter Bug who is a Norovirus...
Stop and Watch
Early Warning Tool
Stop and Watch is an Early Warning Tool to help recognise the signs of deterioration. #EveryoneCanSpotTheSigns
Conversation with the NHS event
A special public event took place in Whitehaven on Wednesday 30 October 2019, to discuss how the local NHS is developing.
How does the technology work?
New video consultation technology allows patients in Cumbria greater choice and flexibility with some of their appointments, reducing the need to travel.
North Cumbria GP Conference 2019
Featuring Dr Phil Hammond & Dr Andy Knox
The North Cumbria GP Conference took place on 10 October 2019) featuring special guests Dr Phil Hammond and Dr Andy Knox.