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National Apprenticeship Week is coming soon and we’re holding sessions for all staff to drop in and find out how an apprenticeship could support them. Find out more about the apprenticeship huddles or book a mid-career review at http://ow.ly/492230nMOXK North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust #NAW19 😊


Teenagers begin their ‘Dream Placement’ at north Cumbria’s NHS

Press Release Teenagers begin their ‘Dream Placement’ at north Cumbria’s NHS

Four teenagers are taking part in their dream placement at Cumbria's NHS

Cumbria’s medical training rated among the best in the country

Press Release Cumbria’s medical training rated among the best in the country

Psychiatry training at the Trust was ranked 2nd for overall satisfaction by foundation doctors

New staff and public governors announced

Press Release New staff and public governors announced

The Governors Council represent the views of local people to the Board of Directors and hold the board to account

Future nurses learn and earn at same time

Trust-wide News Future nurses learn and earn at same time

Aspiring nurses starting on a degree level nursing qualification

Visitor restrictions are in place across north Cumbria’s acute hospitals.

Press Release Visitor restrictions are in place across north Cumbria’s acute hospitals.

This is not a decision that has been taken lightly and the restrictions have been put in place to ensure the safety of our patients, staff a

Let’s talk about mental health with blogger Kayleigh McManus

Press Release Let’s talk about mental health with blogger Kayleigh McManus

Mental health nurse Kayleigh talks about her blog and shares a message for Time to Talk Day

Training at NHS organisations in Cumbria rated top by students and trainee doctors

Press Release Training at NHS organisations in Cumbria rated top by students and trainee doctors

Teaching given to trainee doctors and medical students praised in latest inspection by education providers

Time to Talk day: Military Veteran Brian urges other veterans to ask for help

Press Release Time to Talk day: Military Veteran Brian urges other veterans to ask for help

After years of trying to cope alone Brian asked for help from the NHS's First Step service - it changed his life for the better.

Winter bugs like flu and norovirus must be taken seriously, warns NHS

Winter bugs like flu and norovirus must be taken seriously, warns NHS

Certain infections are more common during the winter, particularly influenza and norovirus

Friends of Keswick hospital donate equipment to help patients stay mobile

Friends of Keswick hospital donate equipment to help patients stay mobile

£6000 worth of Specialist chairs and equipment donated

NHS Trusts set to merge together to improve experience of patients and staff

Press Release NHS Trusts set to merge together to improve experience of patients and staff

The trusts are proposing to formally merge into a single organisation to fully join up how they work creating more benefits for patients