GP Online Services offer patients more choice, support and control
Patients in north Cumbria are being encouraged to use online services which offer more choice, support and control in accessing their GP Services.
Award for Cumbria ‘digital midwife’
A midwife from Cumbria has been presented with an award sponsored by the Innovation Agency.
Health centre in Barrow opening next month
The new £12m Alfred Barrow Health Centre is expected to open its doors to the public next month.
Flu vaccinations - find out how to get yours
Cumbria Diabetes team celebrating at the DESMOND Awards
The Cumbria DESMOND Injectable Toolkit programme was one of four shortlisted for the Innovation Category at the inaugural Celebrating DESMOND Awards
Groundbreaking new platform launched to support mental health
Public Health England, in partnership with the NHS, have launched Every Mind Matters to help people take simple steps to look after their mental hea...
A Conversation About Our NHS – special public event being held on Wednesday 30 October
A special public event is taking place in Whitehaven on Wednesday 30 October, to discuss how the local NHS is developing.
Video Consultations offer more choice and flexibility to patients in Cumbria
New video consultation technology allows patients in Cumbria greater choice and flexibility with some of their appointments, reducing the need to tr...
How does the technology work?
Video consultations are being made available for some appointments as part of a pilot project involving several organisations from North Cumbria Health and Care in partnership with Cumbria Health on Call (CHoC).
What is an integrated care community or ICC?
Joining up health and care services
People in North Cumbria will be more likely to avoid a stay in hospital next year thanks to the next stage of work to join up health and care services.
Careers in North Cumbria Integrated Care (NCIC)
In this short video, health professionals share what they love about living and working in Cumbria. The film showcases the wide range of opportunities on offer, from career progression and development to unique rotational posts and research opportunities.
No Place Like Home
People often recover quicker at home, if they have the right support in place. Health and care services in north Cumbria are all working closer together and providing more care in the community to help people avoid a hospital stay, because there really is no place like home.