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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


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

NEW VIDEO TECHNOLOGY ALLOWS OUT OF HOURS APPOINTMENTS CLOSER TO HOME

NEW VIDEO TECHNOLOGY ALLOWS OUT OF HOURS APPOINTMENTS CLOSER TO HOME

Cumbria Health on Call introduce new initiative

Learning Disabilities Health Facilitation

From Our Specialist Services Team Learning Disabilities Health Facilitation

Improving health outcomes for individuals with Learning Disabilities

Lindsay takes Cumbrian skills to Burma

From Our Specialist Services Team Lindsay takes Cumbrian skills to Burma

Therapist from Cumbria has recently returned from a trip to Burma where she has been training local therapists

Better support for those who are in mental health crisis

From Our Mental Health Team Better support for those who are in mental health crisis

A pilot scheme that helps get the right support quickly for those in mental health crisis in Cumbria is underway.

Police, teenagers and YouTube sensation join forces to warn about ‘sexting’ dangers

Police, teenagers and YouTube sensation join forces to warn about ‘sexting’ dangers

Cumbria Police have teamed up Carlisle College to warn young people of the dangers of ‘sexting’.

Hands on career experience for hundreds of students in Cumbria

Press Release Hands on career experience for hundreds of students in Cumbria

Over 250 students recently attended a careers fair held by Cumbria’s NHS blue light and educational services and the County Council

Students to learn foundations of medical education in west Cumbria

Students to learn foundations of medical education in west Cumbria

UCLan West Cumberland Medical Education Centre launches new course to prepare students for medical school

Alternatives to A&E

Press Release Alternatives to A&E

For people in South Cumbria, the Primary Care Assessment Service, PCAS, is an alternative to A&E