Zero COVID-19 outbreaks in Cumbria’s care homes as visiting restarts
Care homes prepare to welcome back visitors, meaning residents can once again meet with family and friends.
Health pledges encouraged for NHS birthday
The NHS is asking that communities make pledges to support their own health and wellbeing
NHS trust sends thank you letters to children of staff
An NHS trust has shown its appreciation for the children of staff by sending thank you letters.
Covid-19 Testing Opportunities Around Cumbria
A range of locations are now being used around Cumbria to encourage people to access testing for Covid-19.
Local COVID-19 contact tracing gets underway as public warned of scammers
Contact tracing is a critical part of the effort to contain COVID-19, and as part of the work being led by the national NHS Test & Trace service...
Patients and carers are being encouraged to make their voice heard and get involved with shaping local NHS mental health and learning disability services
This week (8-14 June) is Carers Week, with this year’s theme being a call to ‘Make Caring Visible’.
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.
Overview and Cumbria pilots
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.