ICC Population: 52,135
- Court Thorn Surgery
- Kirkoswald Surgery
- Alston Medical Practice
- Birbeck Medical Group
- The Lakes Medical Practice
- Temple Sowerby Medical Practice
- Appleby Medical Practice
- Shap Medical Practice
- Glenridding Health Centre
- Upper Eden Medical Practice
Adult Social Care: Karen Bell
North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust: Christine Stewart
GP: Shonagh Speed-Andrews and Helen Jervis
- Older population projected to increase
- Planned hospital admissions for hip replacements higher than national average
- High levels of childhood obesity
- Incidence of prostate cancer are higher than national average
- More patients with high blood pressure; diabetes; asthma; and dementia than national average
- Travel times to key services greater than national average
Find our more:
Detailed profiles have been developed for each ICC to support the planning of future services.
They cover information on the population and local health needs.
The Alston Alliance has published a document showing how feedback that was received about the plans for health and care on Alston Moor was used and answers some of the questions and concerns that were highlighted by residents.