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Celebrating #ValuesWeek at Penrith Day Hospice

Celebrating #ValuesWeek at Penrith Day Hospice

This week we have been celebrating NHS Values Week 2019.

New Advanced MS Champion for Cumbria

New Advanced MS Champion for Cumbria

Nicola Hyslop has been appointed as new Advanced MS Champion for the local area, only the third in the whole of the UK

More organisations sign up to Healthy Weight Declaration

More organisations sign up to Healthy Weight Declaration

Health services and local councils commit to promote healthy weight across Cumbria

Name of merged NHS organisation agreed

Press Release Name of merged NHS organisation agreed

The name for the NHS organisation that will be formed through the merger has been confirmed

Penrith GP practice launches parkrun support

Press Release Penrith GP practice launches parkrun support

Join Penrith parkrun on 13 July to celebrate

High praise for West Cumberland Hospital from Jeremy Hunt

High praise for West Cumberland Hospital from Jeremy Hunt

Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt stopped off at West Cumberland Hospital this morning to meet staff and patients at Ward One alongside Trudy Ha

Have an NHS career and a military reserve career side by side

Press Release Have an NHS career and a military reserve career side by side

Case study of how one of our nurses has had two careers over 30 years

Veterans and their families are invited to Step into Health – with case study

Press Release Veterans and their families are invited to Step into Health – with case study

support programme enables to transition into the NHS

Health and care heroes to represent North Cumbria in NHS Parliamentary Awards

Health and care heroes to represent North Cumbria in NHS Parliamentary Awards

Four individuals and teams have been named regional champions for the prestigious awards

 Launch event for new service that supports mums with mental health problems

Press Release Launch event for new service that supports mums with mental health problems

A new specialist community perinatal service is now available for women in north Cumbria.

Local physiotherapist leads the way in dizziness and stroke research

Local physiotherapist leads the way in dizziness and stroke research

Research by a specialist physiotherapist is helping identify stroke in patients who report feelings of dizziness.