What is Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria?
This means joining up different parts of health and care services so that they work seamlessly together. We know from talking to patients and the public that this doesn’t always happen. This not only means bad experiences for patients but also adds pressure to the local healthcare system.
In early 2015, the Fylde Coast was selected as one of the first ‘vanguard’ sites in England to test new ways of organising and delivering health and care services which, in future, could potentially be rolled out across other areas of the country.
Watch David talk about his experience of the Extensive Service in Blackpool and the Fylde coast and how this supported him to improve his health and wellbeing.