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  • 22 November 2021
    • Quality and safety

    South Cumbria Breastfeeding Support is delighted to announce the winners of this year’s Breast Friend Award as Kath Kennedy (Clinical Support Worker) and Rachel Pearce (Midwife).

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  • 22 November 2021
    • Royal Lancaster Infirmary

    Did you know Lancaster’s Park & Ride service drops off and picks up right outside Royal Lancaster Infirmary?

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  • 19 November 2021
    • Quality and safety
    • Colleague health and wellbeing
    • Finance and transformation

    University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) is sharing some of its many innovations and improvements as part of national ‘FabChange21’ on Wednesday 24 November.

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  • 18 November 2021
    • Westmorland General Hospital
    • Bay Health and Care Partners

    Proposals to recruit extra nurses, physios and occupational therapists to care for more people in the community and help them avoid unnecessary hospital stays have been developed by health bosses in South Lakeland.

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  • 15 November 2021
    • Quality and safety
    • Colleague health and wellbeing

    Content warning: Contains discussion of transphobia, murder and suicide. The LGBT+ Network at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) is marking international Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDoR) by raising awareness of anti-transgender abuse.

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  • 1 November 2021
    • Bay Health and Care Partners

    Welcome to the fifth edition of our Bay Health and Care Partners (BHCP) newsletter where we will update you every month on the collaborative work that is taking place in Morecambe Bay’s Place-Based Partnership and the outcomes and benefits for communities.

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  • 28 October 2021
    • Quality and safety

    Tomorrow (Friday 29 October), the Blackpool Tower will be lit up in recognition of World Stroke Day. As part of the NHS in Lancashire and South Cumbria, we will be giving strong support to World Stroke Day – an annual opportunity to highlight the serious nature and high rate of strokes and spread awareness of the risk factors and signs.

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  • 27 October 2021
    • Quality and safety
    • Furness General Hospital
    • Millom Hospital

    We have made the difficult decision to stop routine visiting at Furness General Hospital due to a rise in the number of COVID-19 cases, in order to protect patients and staff. 

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  • 27 October 2021
    • Quality and safety
    • Colleague health and wellbeing
    • Finance and transformation
    • Royal Lancaster Infirmary

    The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has today released a further report following an unannounced inspection of wards located in Medical Unit 2 at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary (RLI) in August 2021. This report is the last part of the CQC hospital inspection report that was published in August 2021. 

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  • 25 October 2021
    • Quality and safety
    • Colleague health and wellbeing
    • Finance and transformation
    • Furness General Hospital
    • Royal Lancaster Infirmary
    • Westmorland General Hospital
    • Millom Hospital
    • Queen Victoria Hospital
    • Ulverston Health Centre
    • Community services
    • Bay Health and Care Partners
    • New Hospitals Programme

    The Annual Members’ Meeting (AMM) of University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) will be held online via Microsoft ‘Teams’ at 10am on Tuesday 16 November and all are welcome to attend.

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