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Who is being vaccinated next in north Cumbria?
From Monday 15th February, people in cohorts 5 and 6 are being invited by the NHS to have their vaccine.
Covid Vaccinations Guidance Update
If you are over 70 please wait to call your GP practice until after the 15th of February.
Tribute to Chris Buckingham
It is with great sadness we pay tribute to our friend and colleague Chris Buckingham.
Information on COVID vaccine rollout
Workington GP Practices Working Together
The five GP practices in Workington have been given approval to start working together more formally.
Update on the covid vaccine roll-out in north Cumbria
GPs across north Cumbria are making progress in delivering the covid vaccine to our most vulnerable patients.
COVID-19 vaccine 2021
You can help the NHS by not calling your GP Practice about the covid vaccine.
We are working hard to build up the vaccination programme and we are working through the first two priority groups. The NHS will contact you when it is your turn. Please don’t call your practice, as people who need medical advice and treatment need to be able to get through. Thank you
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.