Disabled people report being blocked from NHS care due to poor communications

Healthwatch England warns that health and care services are failing in their legal duty to provide accessible information for people with physical and...

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Work needed to improve Emergency Departments & Urgent Care Centres

Work is needed to reduce pressure on urgent and emergency care services across Lancashire and South Cumbria following CQC inspections

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Patient Led Assessment of the Care Environment

Would you like to be a patient assessor? Assessments give the public a voice to influence the way their local health and care services are run.

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Lancashire and South Cumbria Integrated Care Board established

July 1st marks the beginning of a new era for health and care services across Lancashire and South Cumbria as the way services are planned.

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Integrated care systems operational from 1st July 2022

Integrated care systems, known as ICS’, will formally come into operation from the 1st of July across England. Who are they and what's their role??

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St Johns Ambulance calling out for Volunteers!

St John Ambulance call on you to support us with the delivery of the National Coordination of First Response project, in partnership with NHS England ...

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Lack of NHS dental appointments widens health inequalities, warns Healthwatch

Patients’ champion warns of widening health inequalities as people across the country struggle to pay for dental treatments

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Give your views on talking therapies for mental health

People living across Lancashire and South Cumbria have been asked to share their views on access to talking therapies to treat common mental health co...

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Local Care Home requires improvement after inspection

Blackburn care home rated as 'requires improvement' after CQC inspection.

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