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 Plans for NHS trusts to merge given go ahead

Press Release Plans for NHS trusts to merge given go ahead

Two Cumbrian NHS Trusts have now received official approval on their plans to join together

The NHS in north Cumbria supports World Patient Safety Day

Press Release The NHS in north Cumbria supports World Patient Safety Day

The NHS in north Cumbria are supporting the first ever WHO (World Health Organisation) World Patient Safety Day

Temporary overnight closure of the urgent treatment centre in Penrith

Press Release Temporary overnight closure of the urgent treatment centre in Penrith

Medical assistance overnight on Sunday 15th and Monday 16th is via the 111 service

Our September edition of Trust Talk is out now!

Our September edition of Trust Talk is out now!

In this edition you can read about our latest news and updates including the 4 page summary of our annual reports for 2018/19

Public invited to celebrate Maryport hospital and have a health MOT.

Press Release Public invited to celebrate Maryport hospital and have a health MOT.

A celebration event is planned at Maryport Hospital on the 20th September.

Visiting remains suspended on two wards at WCH due to norovirus

Visiting remains suspended on two wards at WCH due to norovirus

Cases of norovirus at West Cumberland hospital mean that two wards remain closed to visitors.

Local charity raises cash for new equipment for Eden Breast Screening Unit

Press Release Local charity raises cash for new equipment for Eden Breast Screening Unit

Nearly £2000 has been presented to the Eden Breast Screening Unit at the Cumberland Infirmary.

Employment advisors working in the NHS

From Our Mental Health Team Employment advisors working in the NHS

The NHS First Step talking therapy service now has employment advisors in their team

West Cumberland Hospital Wards 4B and 4A closed to visiting

Press Release West Cumberland Hospital Wards 4B and 4A closed to visiting

Cases of vomiting and diarrhoea confirmed

Transplant hero wins double gold

Press Release Transplant hero wins double gold

Brave transplant hero Becky Seaton, 37, from Scotby, has won two gold medals at the British Transplant Games in Newport

Join us at our Annual Members’ Meeting

Press Release Join us at our Annual Members’ Meeting

All invited to CPFT and NCUH annual meeting in September

Temporary overnight closure of Penrith Urgent Treatment centre

Press Release Temporary overnight closure of Penrith Urgent Treatment centre

Anyone who needs to access this service outside of these hours they should phone 111