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Posted: 9th May 2017

Local health body to meet in Hilldale, Ormskirk

Healthcare commissioners in West Lancashire are to hold their next governing body meeting in public at Hilldale on the Ormskirk Hospital site

Posted: 9th May 2017

New health plan to ‘eat well, move more and shape up’

Blackburn with Darwen Council has launched its new strategy to improve physical health in the borough

Posted: 8th May 2017

​Crafting group helping to combat social isolation

An East Lancashire community crafting group is helping bring people together and improve health and wellbeing in the area

Posted: 8th May 2017

Nurses from across the region to be thanked this International Nurses Day

​In West Lancashire and Sefton, nurses from across primary care, hospital, community and home care settings are to be celebrated as part of the global annual recognition on May 12 (the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth) for their tireless work and dedication.

Posted: 8th May 2017

Learn the signs and symptoms of testicular cancer

Doctors at NHS Blackburn with Darwen and NHS East Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) are encouraging local residents to learn more about the symptoms of testicular cancer.

Posted: 28th April 2017

New animation explores impact of childhood trauma

Posted: 24th April 2017

New and improved site launches making access to best-rated health apps easier than ever before

Posted: 12th April 2017

Local carer crowned best in the country

Posted: 10th April 2017

Sarah’s dramatic health transformation

Posted: 31st March 2017

NHS Five Year Forward view means greater partnership working across Lancashire and South Cumbria

In an announcement today, Simon Stevens, the Chief Executive of the NHS in England provided an update on the progress of the NHS Five Year Forward View, the national plan to transform the healthcare system.

Posted: 31st March 2017

Fylde coast healthcare leading the way for others

​Efforts to improve the health and care of Fylde coast residents have received a substantial endorsement as the NHS published its plan for the coming years.

Posted: 30th March 2017

Doctors harness power of technology to communicate

Posted: 17th February 2017

Hospital Maternity Service Shortlisted for Prestigious National Award

Posted: 17th February 2017

East Lancs Hospitals awarded ‘centre of excellence’ for urogynaecology

Posted: 9th February 2017

Home care service gives peace of mind

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