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30.04.2020

We’re all doing our bit: Estates team at local NHS Trust praised for their dedicated work

A team responsible for maintaining and repairing systems at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) has been praised for its unstinting dedication during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Over the last six weeks,…

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27.04.2020

Local NHS Trust Welcomes 68 Student Nurses into their Team

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) has this week welcomed 68 third year Nursing students to the Trust. Twenty four of the student nurses will be working at Furness General Hospital (FGH)…

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26.03.2020

Coronavirus: Share your experience

As your local Healthwatch we exist to hear and share your experiences of health and social care services. At this challenging and unprecedented time, we want to hear how the spread of coronavirus has impacted…

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27.02.2020

Introducing Healthwatch Together

Four local Healthwatch organisations; Blackburn with Darwen, Blackpool, Cumbria and Lancashire are collaborating across the region to form the ground breaking partnership, ‘Healthwatch Together’. The unique collaboration will cover all of Lancashire and South Cumbria. Each…

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08.02.2020

Healthwatch Lancashire collects and reflects the views of residents at Lakeview Rest Homes in new report

Healthwatch Lancashire collects and reflects the views of residents at Lakeview Rest Homes in new report Utilising an innovative approach, Healthwatch Lancashire’s programme of ‘Enter & View’ applies a ‘mum’s test’ perspective to gather the views…

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17.01.2020

Healthwatch Lancashire Head on Tour to Hear Your Views on Health and Social Care

Healthwatch Lancashire is to attend a number of venues across Lancashire to collect people’s views on health and social care services using our new easy read feedback form. We are attending hospitals, community forums and…

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05.10.2019

Healthwatch Lancashire receives highly commended recognition at national award

We are pleased to announce Healthwatch Lancashire has been recognised as highly commended in the Giving people the advice and information they need at the 2019 Healthwatch Network Awards. Healthwatch Lancashire’s work on the NHS England Learning Disability…

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