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HEALTH AND CARE HEROES TO REPRESENT NORTH IN NHS BIRTHDAY AWARDS

The NHS in the North has today (Friday 18th May) revealed the ten individuals and teams it has chosen as regional champions in a prestigious competition to mark the NHS’s 70th birthday. The champions – including Victoria’s Voice Youth Forum and Healthier Fleetwood – will now vie with other regional winners from across England for […]

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Funding boost in Cheshire and Merseyside for specialist mental health services for new and expectant mums

NHS England has confirmed that new and expectant mums in Cheshire and Merseyside will be able to continue to access specialist perinatal mental health services, thanks to a funding boost, following a successful launch in late 2017. Through collaborative working initiated by the mental health programme of the Cheshire & Merseyside Health & Care Partnership, […]

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Millions invested to transform primary care in Lancashire and South Cumbria

OVER the last two years across Lancashire and South Cumbria, £30 million has been invested to transform primary care to make it more sustainable for the future.  These figures are being released on the second anniversary of the General Practice Forward View (GPFV). Launched in April 2016, the GPFV committed an extra £2.4 billion pounds […]

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Millions invested to transform primary care in Cheshire and Merseyside

OVER the last two years across Cheshire and Merseyside, over £45 million has been invested to transform primary care to make it more sustainable for the future. These figures are being released on the second anniversary of the launch of the General Practice Forward View (GPFV). Published in April 2016, the GPFV committed an extra […]

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NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme to roll out across whole of Cheshire and Merseyside

Thousands more people who are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes will start to benefit from the national NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme across Cheshire and Merseyside. The Programme is designed to stop or delay the onset of the disease through a range of personalised lifestyle interventions, including education on lifestyle choices, advice on how […]

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Diabetes Prevention Week – Cally’s story

People from across Yorkshire and the Humber are being urged to eat healthily and be more active to help reduce their risk of type 2 diabetes during Diabetes Prevention Week starting today. Cally, aged 49 from Grimsby has benefited from the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme; a free personalised tailored service for people at risk of […]

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