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Take control of your long term health condition this winter
Health professionals are advising people with long term conditions to take extra precautions to look after their health this winter.
NHS organisations hold joint annual meetings
Members of the public are invited to join a digital version of AGM taking place on Tuesday 2nd November 2021.
Role of social prescribers and link workers celebrated in north Cumbria
The wider support available for patients in primary care is being celebrated as part of National Link Workers Day on October 8th.
GPs call on people to boost their immunity this winter by getting the flu jab as soon as they are called
Every year the NHS calls people who are eligible to get the jab and this year it is more important than ever.
Covid Vaccination Update – Booster Jabs – please wait to be called by the NHS
Please do not call your Practice as you cannot be booked in for a covid booster jab.
Mobile Covid vaccination unit to visit Carlisle United
It will be on-site on the west side of the stadium on Saturday from 1pm, before the game against Scunthorpe United.
From 19 July 2021
Colin Cox on the easing of COVID-19 restrictions
Colin Cox, Cumbria's Director of Public Health, reflects on the easing of COVID-19 restrictions from 19 July 2021 and shares his advice to the public.
One Jab is Half a Job
There are some things in life you just don't do by half.
Only getting one of your Covid jabs means you’re not fully protected. One Jab Is Half a Job. Find out more about your options for Covid vaccinations in north Cumbria on this website under the covid section. Video credit to Suffolk County Council.
Bob the Winter Bug
Meet Bob the Winter Bug who is a Norovirus...
Stop and Watch
Early Warning Tool
Stop and Watch is an Early Warning Tool to help recognise the signs of deterioration. #EveryoneCanSpotTheSigns
How does the technology work?
New video consultation technology allows patients in Cumbria greater choice and flexibility with some of their appointments, reducing the need to travel.
From the Archives: Conversation with the NHS event
A special public event took place in Whitehaven on Wednesday 30 October 2019, to discuss how the local NHS is developing.
From the Archives: North Cumbria GP Conference 2019
Featuring Dr Phil Hammond & Dr Andy Knox
The North Cumbria GP Conference took place on 10 October 2019) featuring special guests Dr Phil Hammond and Dr Andy Knox.