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Posted: 26th September 2019

Lancashire residents set to benefit from continued suicide bereavement support

A service providing support to those bereaved by a suspected suicide has received additional funding so that it can continue helping Lancashire residents.

Posted: 24th September 2019

People who have fallen in Lancashire to benefit from improved care

People who suffer falls will benefit from a new service, currently operating in some parts of the county, that will now be rolled out across Lancashire from next month.

Posted: 5th September 2019

40 second silence to mark World Suicide Prevention Day at Preston Flag Market

Around the world, someone dies by suicide every 40 seconds. To raise awareness and to remember those that have died and are bereaved by suicide, a 40 second silence will be held at Preston Flag Market on 10 September at 11.40am, 12.40pm, 1.40pm and 2.40pm.

Posted: 5th September 2019

40 second silence to mark World Suicide Prevention Day

Around the world, someone dies by suicide every 40 seconds. To raise awareness and to remember those that have died and are bereaved by suicide, people are being encouraged to participate in a 40 second silence across Lancashire and South Cumbria on 10 September at 11.40am.

Posted: 30th August 2019

September Joint Committee of CCGs meeting for Lancashire and South Cumbria

Information regarding the September meeting of Lancashire and South Cumbria's Joint Committee of CCGs

Posted: 17th July 2019

Stroke patients and carers invited to find out more about the Lancashire and South Cumbria Stroke programme at events this September

Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria is delighted to be holding patient and carer engagement events about stroke this September. The events are being held in collaboration with the Stroke Association and North West Coast Strategic Clinical Networks.

Posted: 1st July 2019

Biggest reform to GPs in a generation brings new services for patients in East Lancashire

The biggest transformation to the way family doctors work in more than a generation will be launched from today (Mon 1 July). It will see general practices, large and small, working to support each other while offering a wider range of specialist care services to patients from a range of health professionals.

Posted: 25th June 2019

Brighten someone’s day this summer by sending a postcard to a local care home

People across Lancashire are being encouraged to do their bit to help reduce loneliness amongst older people this summer - simply by sending a postcard.

Posted: 10th June 2019

Mental health partnership is a success

A pilot that was introduced to respond to people experiencing mental health crisis between Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust, North West Ambulance NHS Service Trust (NWAS) and Lancashire Constabulary is proving to be a huge success in providing the most appropriate care, support and treatment to people.

Posted: 3rd June 2019

Suicide bereavement service expanded to support more people in Lancashire

A service which provides support to those bereaved by a suspected suicide has been commissioned in more areas across Lancashire, offering vital support to local people thanks to national funding aimed at preventing suicides in the region.

Posted: 3rd June 2019

Residents of Lancashire and South Cumbria encouraged to have their say on Clinical Commissioning Group policies

The eight Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) in Lancashire and South Cumbria are working in partnership to review clinical policies across the region.

Posted: 22nd May 2019

Health and care partnership responds to review of urgent mental health services across Lancashire and South Cumbria

A partnership of NHS, local authority, police and other emergency services has committed to taking action together following the results of an independent review of urgent mental health services.

Posted: 21st May 2019

Watch the livestream from our Population Health Management development accelerated programme close workshop

On 22 May, we held a workshop to mark the close of a 20 week accelerated programme for Population Health Management development. Watch the highlights from the livestream recording.

Posted: 17th May 2019

Partnership digital project highly commended in prestigious UK National GO Awards

Lancashire Care came Highly Commended in the ‘Procurement Project of the Year’ category at the prestigious UK National GO Awards 2019 for working collaboratively with local NHS and public sector partners - including Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria team members in the digital health team - to improve the Health and Social Care Network (HSCN) across the Lancashire and South Cumbria integrated care system.

Posted: 10th May 2019

Lancashire and South Cumbria patients benefit from faster lung cancer test results

Patients across Lancashire and South Cumbria are benefitting from new equipment that has reduced the wait to receive lung cancer test results.