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Posted: 20th September 2018

Dr Tony Naughton to retire from NHS Fylde and Wyre CCG

The leader of the NHS organisation responsible for planning and buying services for people living in Fylde and Wyre has announced his retirement.

Posted: 19th September 2018

Chorley and Nelson residents to benefit from digital training and support

Local residents are being offered training and support to get online to manage their health and wellbeing through a series of drop in sessions in Chorley and Nelson this September.

Posted: 18th September 2018

Innovative Lancashire GP practice brings patient engagement online

Library House Surgery in Chorley live-streamed their Patient Participation Group online on 13 September through Facebook Live, bringing patient engagement online to reach a wider audience. Part of Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria's Primary Care Digital Exemplar programme.

Posted: 14th September 2018

Have your say on long-term plan for the NHS

People living in Lancashire and South Cumbria have been asked to have their say on the future of NHS services. Following the Government’s announcement of an extra £20.5billion of funding for the NHS across the UK over the next five years, NHS bosses want to plan how to use that money to improve services.

Posted: 11th September 2018

Lancashire and South Cumbria to benefit from national funding to help patients have their say on health services

Lancashire and South Cumbria is one of ten areas across the country which is set to benefit from £450k of national funding from NHS England and the National Lottery – through the Big Lottery Fund.

Posted: 6th September 2018

National recognition for forward thinking educational facility


An education facility which will benefit the people of Lancashire and South Cumbria has been shortlisted for a national award. ‚Äč

Posted: 31st August 2018

Public invited to vigil for World Suicide Prevention Day


Posted: 24th August 2018

Places of safety to support young people in mental health crisis across Lancashire and South Cumbria

Hospitals across Lancashire and South Cumbria are using government funding to provide safe and appropriate spaces for children detained the Mental Health Act.

Posted: 22nd August 2018

Changes to the Joint Committee of CCGs and the September public meeting

Following a review of business for the JCCCGs meeting in September 2018 and due to a number of programme activities taking place over the next few weeks that will inform the business of the JCCCGs going forward, we are standing down the public meeting in September.

Posted: 22nd August 2018

Pennine Lancashire Volunteer Strategy launched


Posted: 22nd August 2018

Pennine Lancashire Volunteer Strategy launched


Posted: 16th August 2018

Digital Pioneer scheme launched to support staff to improve health and care across Lancashire and South Cumbria


Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria has launched a scheme to support staff to develop their ideas for improving the health and care for people in Lancashire and South Cumbria.

Posted: 13th August 2018

Survey shows people on Fylde Coast have ‘good’ experience of GP practice

People living on the Fylde Coast have reported a ‘good’ experience of their GP surgery in an annual survey.

Posted: 6th August 2018

Please help us to review End of Life Services


Posted: 25th July 2018

Local people to be trained in suicide prevention thanks to national funding

Lancashire and South Cumbria are using part of the £600,000 funding received from NHS England to train communities, front line workers and male dominated employers such as Sellafield and the Building Trade about suicide prevention, suicide awareness and resilience building.

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