Dream placements for NHS future workforce

Dream placements for NHS future workforce

10 local students gain experience behind the scenes of the NHS

Mental Health Act Review – Have Your Say

Mental Health Act Review – Have Your Say

Service users and carers are invited to have their say in an independent review of the Mental Health Act

Joint effort to recruit nurses in Cumbria

Joint effort to recruit nurses in Cumbria

Nursing recruitment event - Sat 3 Feb

Cumbria leads the way in prevention and management of Delirium

Cumbria leads the way in prevention and management of Delirium

An innovative new service is helping patients in Cumbria

Making and keeping New Year’s resolutions – advice from the experts

Making and keeping New Year’s resolutions – advice from the experts

New Year’s resolutions can be a great motivator for healthier life style choices.

Wigton and Solway residents urged to comment on health and care proposals by the end of December

Wigton and Solway residents urged to comment on health and care proposals by the end of December

Residents of the Wigton and Solway area are being asked to share their views on the current health and care proposals for their area

Community invited to have their say on the transformation of healthcare services in Wigton & Solway

Community invited to have their say on the transformation of healthcare services in Wigton & Solway

Community event in Wigton to dicuss health and care plans

NHS ask people of Cumbria to get snapping in latest recruitment efforts

NHS ask people of Cumbria to get snapping in latest recruitment efforts

Help us showcase all that's great about living and working in Cumbria

NHS Trust’s encourage all staff to get vaccinated against flu.

From Our Community Health Team NHS Trust’s encourage all staff to get vaccinated against flu.

The flu jab offers the best protection against the flu, find out how you can protect yourself and others

NHS staff in Cumbria helping to stop the pressure

NHS staff in Cumbria helping to stop the pressure

Health professionals raising awareness and providing advice on pressure ulcers

Mental Health Service Users experiencing better care

From Our Mental Health Team Mental Health Service Users experiencing better care

A survey of mental health service users in Cumbria has shown significant improvements in the care and treatment received.

Embracing Self Care Week

From Our Community Health Team Embracing Self Care Week

Raising awareness of Support for Self Care across Communities

Top tips for Living with Heart Failure

Trust-wide News Top tips for Living with Heart Failure

A Heart Failure Nurse in Cumbria is sharing top tips to help you look after your heart.

Marking World COPD Day 15th November

Trust-wide News Marking World COPD Day 15th November

Cumbrian patients prove that you can live well with chronic lung conditions

Recruitment video showcases Cumbria as the place that’s ‘got it all’

Trust-wide News Recruitment video showcases Cumbria as the place that’s ‘got it all’

Health services in North Cumbria launch their latest recruitment video to attract the very best talent to the area

Breathing classes help Tony become King of the Castle

Breathing classes help Tony become King of the Castle

Pulmonary rehabilitation classes help Kendal man breathe more easily.

Trusts celebrate Occupational Therapy Week

Trusts celebrate Occupational Therapy Week

Celebrating the hard work of OTs across 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.

Cumbria Partnership Reflects on the Past Year

Cumbria Partnership Reflects on the Past Year

Over 70 people attended our Annual Members Meeting in Penrith.

Occupational Therapists are helping Appleby residents stay independent

Occupational Therapists are helping Appleby residents stay independent

Innovative work in Cumbria to treat people closer to home

Campaign launched to cut falls in over-65s

Campaign launched to cut falls in over-65s

Events in libraries across Cumbria to cut the risk of falls

NHS North CCG next Governing Body Meeting

NHS North CCG next Governing Body Meeting

Taking place Wednesday 4 October 2017

More service users cared for closer to home as mental health service shortlisted for national award

More service users cared for closer to home as mental health service shortlisted for national award

The service has been shortlisted for a prestigious Health Service Journal Award for the second year running

Keeping Caton Moving

Keeping Caton Moving

North Lancashire leading the way with pioneering chair-based exercise class

Soaked - the new play by Emma Rydal

Soaked - the new play by Emma Rydal

Exploring issues around alcohol this new play will be touring Cumbria

Health & wellbeing advice for Westmorland show visitors

From Our Community Health Team Health & wellbeing advice for Westmorland show visitors

Representatives from health and care services will be on hand with advice and support

When was your last health MOT?

From Our Community Health Team When was your last health MOT?

Free health and wellbeing check-up at a community health event in Barrow this September

Final Farewell to Claire Molloy

Final Farewell to Claire Molloy

Claire will take up the post of Chief Executive of Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust

Cumbria hailed as at the ‘cutting edge’ of quality improvements

From Our Community Health Team Cumbria hailed as at the ‘cutting edge’ of quality improvements

Professor Brian Dolan visited the county to talk about the importance of patients’ time in healthcare

Physiotherapists workout at work

From Our Community Health Team Physiotherapists workout at work

National campaign encourages staff to move more at work

Inspiring our future workforce

Trust-wide News Inspiring our future workforce

Competition winners and more dates announced for school engagement events

CPFT staff hail partnership working at regional conference

CPFT staff hail partnership working at regional conference

Work to improve patient care in community hospitals has been highlighted at a regional conference

GPs and Physiotherapists join forces for improved patient care

GPs and Physiotherapists join forces for improved patient care

Pilot in GP practices in Carlisle and Eden is showing results

New ways to treat those with musculo-skeletal conditions in south Cumbria

From Our Community Health Team New ways to treat those with musculo-skeletal conditions in south Cumbria

A new service for patients referred to orthopaedic services is being hailed a success

Join Our Amazing People - Chair Recruitment

Join Our Amazing People - Chair Recruitment

Unique opportunity to influence future delivery of NHS services to communities in Cumbria

Memory Matters helping Dementia Patients and Carers find the best support

From Our Mental Health Team Memory Matters helping Dementia Patients and Carers find the best support

Memory Matters working with other organisations to raise further awareness of Dementia

See what happened at our latest Health and wellbeing MOT event

See what happened at our latest Health and wellbeing MOT event

See the video and pictures from our free Health MOT event

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

Fund Raising for Acorn Unit

From Our Mental Health Team Fund Raising for Acorn Unit

£600 raised to buy garden tables and benches

Cumbria Headache Forum

From Our Specialist Services Team Cumbria Headache Forum

The following of Cumbria Headache Forum is growing

Donations made to Solway team for excellent care

From Our Specialist Services Team Donations made to Solway team for excellent care

Donations from patient's family and Wigton League of Friends

Recognising and celebrating our amazing people through Trust celebration event

Trust-wide News Recognising and celebrating our amazing people through Trust celebration event

Outstanding NHS staff have been recognised for their hard work and dedication, at a recent awards event in Penrith.

Workington hospital inpatient ward reopens to admissions

From Our Community Health Team Workington hospital inpatient ward reopens to admissions

Ellerbeck ward has reopened today following work to rectify safety issues

Getting patients home for lunch

From Our Community Health Team Getting patients home for lunch

Benefits of leaving hospital early in the day and how family/carers can help

Health advice this Easter

Trust-wide News Health advice this Easter

NHS services will be affected across the Easter bank holiday weekend, be prepared and know your local pharmacy opening times

Staffing issues lead to temporary bed closures at Alston

Staffing issues lead to temporary bed closures at Alston

Inpatient beds at Alston Hospital will temporarily close week commencing 17th April 2017

Dream Placement 2017 celebrates life-changing experiences for Cumbrian teenagers

Trust-wide News Dream Placement 2017 celebrates life-changing experiences for Cumbrian teenagers

Dream Placement: changing the way we recruit young people into the NHS.

Patients celebrate Penrith Day Hospice on film

From Our Community Health Team Patients celebrate Penrith Day Hospice on film

In five short films patients from Penrith Day Hospice share how important the service is to them.

Spring is here, clear out your old walking aids

From Our Community Health Team Spring is here, clear out your old walking aids

Physiotherapists in west Cumbria are encouraging people to use a spring clean as an opportunity to uncover and return any walking aids

Service of thanksgiving for North Cumbria’s hospitals

Service of thanksgiving for North Cumbria’s hospitals

North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust is hosting a service of thanksgiving to pay tribute to staff and volunteers

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’.

CEO pays tribute to work of community groups as CCG take ‘difficult but right decision’

CEO pays tribute to work of community groups as CCG take ‘difficult but right decision’

Claire Molloy explains the importance of continuing to work with communities in Alston Maryport and Wigton

Results published for NHS National Staff Survey

Results published for NHS National Staff Survey

The results of the NHS National Staff Survey 2016 have been published for Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Record number of staff at CPFT get their flu jab

Record number of staff at CPFT get their flu jab

The flu vaccination is the best way to protect yourself and those around you from the flu virus

Cumbrian Mental Health Nurse first to receive national recognition

From Our Mental Health Team Cumbrian Mental Health Nurse first to receive national recognition

Thomas Kearney, CPFT Mental Health Practitioner, has been credited by The Royal College of Nursing

Hands on career experience for hundreds of students in Cumbria

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

New Non Executive Directors appointed

New Non Executive Directors appointed

Two new Non Executive Directors have been appointed to Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Alternatives to A&E

Alternatives to A&E

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

NHS Trust shines spotlight on recruitment in Cumbria

NHS Trust shines spotlight on recruitment in Cumbria

The work that CPFT is doing to recruit health professionals and support staff has been recognised by the national NHS Jobs

Ellerbeck Ward update

From Our Community Health Team Ellerbeck Ward update

Ellerbeck ward temporarily closed to admissions last week after a specialist report

A poem about loneliness

A poem about loneliness

By Jane Smith, Lead Governor

Ellerbeck Ward closes to admissions

Ellerbeck Ward closes to admissions

Temporary closure to admissions following specialist report

The Maryport Alliance unveils counter proposals for their hospital.

The Maryport Alliance unveils counter proposals for their hospital.

Alternative future for Maryport hospital drafted through partnership working

Letter from an old timer….

Trust-wide News Letter from an old timer….

Director of Operations Joanna Forster Adams reflects on 30 years in the NHS