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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

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

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.

NHS takes ‘baby friendly’ approach up a level whilst improving breastfeeding rates in Cumbria

Press Release NHS takes ‘baby friendly’ approach up a level whilst improving breastfeeding rates in Cumbria

NHS teams are celebrating Breastfeeding Celebration week in variety of ways to continue to raise awareness of breastfeeding.

The Ruskin Unit takes on a new lease life with the help of patients

The Ruskin Unit takes on a new lease life with the help of patients

Patients have been involved in helping develop the garden which is having a positive impact on patients and carers alike.

First Step short listed for national award

From Our Mental Health Team First Step short listed for national award

The awards are an opportunity for employers to showcase and share innovative ways in which they have taken a lead in challenging discriminat

Top RCN award for Cumbrian nurse

Press Release Top RCN award for Cumbrian nurse

Clinical Educator Karen Dutton receives award of merit from Royal College of Nursing

Celebrating Nursing: From ward to board

Celebrating Nursing: From ward to board

Our system chief nurses tells her career journey and how she wanted to be a nurse from she was a teenager

Electronic maternity notes now available to women across Cumbria

Press Release Electronic maternity notes now available to women across Cumbria

Developed with Cumbria midwives one mum explains how useful the app is

Help us celebrate International Nurses day!

Help us celebrate International Nurses day!

Share your stories of nurses who have inspired you

North Cumbrian midwives thanked for international day of the midwife 

Press Release North Cumbrian midwives thanked for international day of the midwife 

Hundreds of comments and shares on social media for the day of the midwife coverage

In house training hopes to reduce specialist dental services waiting lists

Press Release In house training hopes to reduce specialist dental services waiting lists

Nine staff have now completed their training and are able to safely deliver sedation. The staff are a mix of dentists, dental therapists and