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Posted: 16th June 2021

NHS pelvic health clinics to help tens of thousands of women across the country

Ten of thousands of pregnant women and new mums will receive support to prevent and treat incontinence and other pelvic floor issues, thanks to new clinics set up by the NHS.

Posted: 16th June 2021

Let ‘Cervical Screening’ save more lives

This week is Cervical Screening Awareness Week (June 14th – June 20th) and health chiefs are raising awareness of the life-saving smear test.

Posted: 16th June 2021

Lancashire Professor awarded MBE for services to pathology during the Covid-19 pandemic

One of Lancashire’s leading Consultant immunologists, Professor Anthony Rowbottom, has been awarded an MBE in The Queen's Birthday Honours List 2021 in recognition of his services to Pathology during the Covid-19 pandemic

Posted: 7th June 2021

'Dare to Care’ - a free training scheme for Carers is being piloted in Lancashire and South Cumbria

An innovative pilot scheme, which supports unpaid carers to pursue a career in local care homes, will be launching in Lancashire and South Cumbria in June this year.

Posted: 4th June 2021

Transforming pathology services across Lancashire and South Cumbria

We have an exciting opportunity to transform pathology services working in partnership with four NHS acute trusts to ensure that our pathology services remains at the forefront of diagnostics to the benefit of all staff, clinicians, GPs and patients.

Posted: 1st June 2021

Residents in Lancashire and South Cumbria encouraged to have their say on new clinical policies

The NHS in Lancashire and South Cumbria are working in partnership to review and develop clinical policies across the region.

Posted: 1st June 2021

People in Lancashire and South Cumbria urged to become ‘suicide aware’

Mental health leaders across Lancashire and South Cumbria are urging people to become ‘suicide aware’ in a bid to save the lives of young men.

Posted: 27th May 2021

Information for observing the ICS Board for members of the public

Information for observing the ICS Board for members of the public

Posted: 17th May 2021

Updated information on visiting and use of surgical face masks for hospitals in Lancashire and South Cumbria

We've issued new information about ongoing temporary visiting restrictions and the need to surgical face masks in hospitals across Lancashire and South Cumbria.

Posted: 17th May 2021

Face masks and coverings now mandatory in most public spaces in England

It is now mandatory that face masks and coverings are worn by people in most public spaces across England.

Posted: 13th May 2021

Accelerating care across Lancashire and South Cumbria

Health care colleagues working in the Lancashire and South Cumbria Integrated Care System have volunteered to be one of the first of a small number of areas in the country to formally ‘accelerate’ the restoration of services.

Posted: 12th May 2021

Cancer survivor says: ‘Don’t ignore skin cancer concerns, speak to your GP’

71-year-old Brian from Lancashire noticed a couple of new itchy spots on his back, so he contacted his GP with his concerns. He was then quickly referred to the hospital for further investigations.

Posted: 10th May 2021

Information for observing the Strategic Commissioning Committee for members of the public

Information for observing the Strategic Commissioning Committee for members of the public

Posted: 7th May 2021

Dying Matters week 10-16 May 2021

This dying matters week we are encouraging people to talk more about what they want from their care when they are reaching the end of their life.

Posted: 9th April 2021

Role of Executive Chair, Lancashire and South Cumbria Cancer Alliance

Expressions of interest are invited from Senior Leaders within the Lancashire and South Cumbria footprint to undertake the role of Executive Chair of the LSC Cancer Alliance.