What is Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria?
Information for staff and teams across Lancashire and South Cumbria
Patients in Lancashire and South Cumbria are set to benefit from expansion of the diabetes prevention programme as NHS England drives forward changes to support people to live healthier lives.
HEALTH bosses across the Fylde coast say they are delighted to have been chosen as one of only a few areas in the country to receive support to progress towards being an accountable care system.
Simon Stevens, the Chief Executive of the NHS in England has provided an update on the progress of the NHS Five Year Forward View, the national plan to transform the healthcare system.
Together a Healthier Future is a programme looking at how we can establish ways to improve health and care services in hospital, and out of hospital (i.e. community based services) and what we can do improve people’s health in Pennine Lancashire (Blackburn with Darwen and East Lancashire).
After installing the first surgical robot in Lancashire, East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust leads the way once more by being the first in the region to use the equipment to carry out colorectal surgery.
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An easy to understand guide has been published to support health and care staff to explain how organisations are working together to improve health and care for local people.