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Our glimpse of brilliance this week is Roxanne Carswell, receptionist at Geltwood House, Memory Matters and Later Life Service. Well done Roxanne. Read more at http://ow.ly/BHQS30mDHMP


Health & Wellbeing after a Stroke – A Group for Stroke Survivors in Carlisle & Brampton

Health & Wellbeing after a Stroke – A Group for Stroke Survivors in Carlisle & Brampton

Health and wellbeing groups in north Cumbria are helping people living with the effects of stroke

Advanced nursing putting Cumbria on the world map

From Our Mental Health Team Advanced nursing putting Cumbria on the world map

Advanced nursing roles allow nurses to develop their clinical skills and expertise to support patients

Hundreds of students receive hands on careers advice

Hundreds of students receive hands on careers advice

More than 650 students attended this year’s health care and blue light careers event for advice on their future

Advanced nursing in Cumbria: Katrina Walker

Advanced nursing in Cumbria: Katrina Walker

Develop a more sustainable workforce and improve patient care

Nursing Times Workforce Award recognises NHS recruitment efforts in north Cumbria

Press Release Nursing Times Workforce Award recognises NHS recruitment efforts in north Cumbria

Innovative recruitment efforts shortlisted for a Nursing Times Workforce Award recognising value of working together

ICC coordination hubs: The air traffic control of health and care

Press Release ICC coordination hubs: The air traffic control of health and care

Deborah explains the role of ICC hubs and how they are helping people in north Cumbria

Palliative Care Specialist Nurse has a book dedicated to her

From Our Specialist Services Team Palliative Care Specialist Nurse has a book dedicated to her

Lucy Dillon, author of Where the Light Gets In, dedicated the book to Jane Steele

NHS staff celebrate helping over 100,000 Cumbrians’ with 24 hour three peak challenge

From Our Mental Health Team NHS staff celebrate helping over 100,000 Cumbrians’ with 24 hour three peak challenge

Over thirty adventurous First Step staff complete the highest peaks in the Lake District

Healthcare in north Cumbria makes 2018 General Practice Awards shortlist

Press Release Healthcare in north Cumbria makes 2018 General Practice Awards shortlist

Angela Reynolds shortlisted as Community Nurse of the Year, recognising her role in the integration of health & care

Future nurses learn and earn at same time

Press Release Future nurses learn and earn at same time

New route into nursing rolled out in Cumbria

Time to Talk about Mental Health in the Workplace this October

Time to Talk about Mental Health in the Workplace this October

Mental Health in the Workplace is the theme of this year’s World Mental Health Day, which is taking place on 10th October.