Celebration of Allied Health Professionals Day
North Cumbria integrated Care NHS Trust (NCIC) has been celebrating its Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) as part of the national awareness day for...
NHS in Cumbria supporting Baby Loss Awareness Week
Events included a memorial service, coffee mornings and lighting up the courtyard at West Cumberland Hospital in Whitehaven, The Candlestick in Whit...
Cancer survivor uses Park run to raise cash
A woman from Cockermouth is encouraging people to join her for a special Whinlatter Park run to raise money for the North Cumbria Breast Service.
GP Online Services offer patients more choice, support and control
Patients in north Cumbria are being encouraged to use online 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
More people than ever are now eligible for their flu vaccine free of charge through the NHS
Cumbria Diabetes team celebrating
The Cumbria DESMOND Injectable Toolkit programme was one of four shortlisted for the Innovation Category at the inaugural Celebrating DESMOND Awards
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.
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.
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.