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Posted: 5th December 2017

Health and care leaders publish draft plan for a Healthier Future in Pennine Lancashire

Health and care leaders in Pennine Lancashire have today published a draft plan for health and care services in the area. The draft plan is a blueprint to improve the health of people living in Pennine Lancashire (which covers Blackburn with Darwen and East Lancashire), as well as improving health and care services in the area.

Posted: 28th November 2017

Health and care professionals get online with ORCHA

Health and care professionals get online with ORCHA.

Posted: 27th November 2017

Clinicians celebrate innovation and transformation in Lancashire and South Cumbria

Doctors, nurses and medical professionals in Lancashire and South Cumbria came together to celebrate innovation and transformation at an event with Sir Bruce Keogh, national medical director for NHS England, on Friday 24th November.

Posted: 23rd November 2017

Lancashire and South Cumbria schools go digital

Lancs & South Cumbria schools go digital

Posted: 14th November 2017

Children & Young People’s Transformation Plan ‘Refresh’ Survey

Survey launched to gauge views on the future of the Children & Young People’s Transformation Plan

Posted: 27th October 2017

National Chief Information Officer visits Lancashire and South Cumbria

​The National Chief Information Officer for Health and Social Care in England, Will Smart visited Lancashire to hear about some of the successes, opportunities and challenges in digital health across Lancashire & South Cumbria.

Posted: 26th October 2017

New film to help with inhaler use

​Better Care Together is releasing two new films which aim to help users of inhalers to get the maximum benefit from them.

Posted: 24th October 2017

Public drop in session and Joint Committee of CCGs set for Lancaster

Members of the public are invited to find out more about Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria on 2nd November 2017 between 11am and 1pm at Moor Lane Mills in Lancaster ahead of the Joint Committee of CCGs, which the public are invited to observe.

Posted: 24th October 2017

New resource for Fylde coast services information launched

Posted: 18th October 2017

Have your say on cosmetic procedures

Public engagement and consultation launched in review of commissioning of cosmetic procedures

Posted: 16th October 2017

Awards for Lancashire and south Cumbria digital health pioneers

​Two Lancashire health teams presented with awards sponsored by the Innovation Agency

Posted: 4th October 2017

New Challenging Behaviour Service planned for Lancashire

​Challenging behaviour in children can be very distressing, leading to family stress and anxiety and in some cases family breakdown.

Posted: 22nd September 2017

NHS welcome more than 1,000 members of the public to their tent at the Westmorland Show 2017

Representatives from Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust, NHS Morecambe Bay Clinical Commissioning Group, North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust, Kendal Integrated Care Community (ICC), Radio Lonsdale, Lancaster the University of Lancaster and Kendal Organ Donor Town gathered together to showcase their services, engage with the public and found out what they valued which helped them stay healthy .

Posted: 19th September 2017

Public engagement events film from Pennine Lancashire in Summer 2017

​Local residents were invited to get involved, debate and help shape the future of health and social care in Pennine Lancashire at a series of summer engagement events.

Posted: 13th September 2017

Public take opportunity to question STP leaders in Leyland

​Healthwatch Lancashire hosted a public event on Tuesday 12th September to give members of the public the opportunity to question leaders from the STP in Lancashire and South Cumbria, known as Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria.