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Over £1,000 raised in memory of friend who ‘just wanted to help people’

Over £1,000 raised in memory of friend who ‘just wanted to help people’

A charity night at Penrith Cricket Club hosted by the family and friends of the late Nicki Butterworth have raised over £1000 in her memory.

Celebrating #ValuesWeek at Penrith Day Hospice

Celebrating #ValuesWeek at Penrith Day Hospice

This week we have been celebrating NHS Values Week 2019.

Maternity training aids to support complex home births

Trust-wide News Maternity training aids to support complex home births

Community midwives across north Cumbria now have access to high quality training aids to support unexpected home birth emergencies.

Maryport and Cockermouth ICC HUB shows how everyone plays their part in delivering excellence

Press Release Maryport and Cockermouth ICC HUB shows how everyone plays their part in delivering excellence

Across Cumbria integrated care communities are helping to support the health and wellbeing of local people

Maryport hospital aims to be a centre of excellence

Press Release Maryport hospital aims to be a centre of excellence

Maryport hospital continues to deliver first class care and has ambitious plans for the future.

New ways of working help more people avoid a hospital stay

Press Release New ways of working help more people avoid a hospital stay

ICCs in North Cumbria helping more people to be treated closer to home and spend less time in hospital

Couple sing praises for Pulmonary Rehabilitation group

Press Release Couple sing praises for Pulmonary Rehabilitation group

This Wednesday marks World COPD day which aims to raise awareness of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Specialist nurses work together to stop the pressure

Press Release Specialist nurses work together to stop the pressure

NHS staff in Cumbria are joining forces to raise awareness on pressure ulcers and how to prevent them in the first place

Be part of Wigton Community Hospital’s exciting development

Press Release Be part of Wigton Community Hospital’s exciting development

Would you like to be part of the new health and wellbeing hub?

Cumbria residents urged to take up the offer of the free flu vaccine

Press Release Cumbria residents urged to take up the offer of the free flu vaccine

People in Cumbria who are the most vulnerable to flu are being urged to get their free flu vaccination