Christmas Lights

Village News

NHS Cornwalll News

Syndicate content
News about NHS Kernow
Updated: 1 day 12 hours ago

Patient Transport update

Thu, 12/10/2017 - 00:00
Read the latest update on our non-emergency patient transport policy.
Categories: Health

CQC calls on Cornwall’s health and social care leaders to refocus on the needs of people moving between services

Thu, 05/10/2017 - 00:00
The Care Quality Commission has called on leaders of the organisations that oversee the provision of health and social care in Cornwall to join forces and work together to ensure that people get the services they need as they move through the system.
Categories: Health

Highest smoking quit success rates on record

Thu, 21/09/2017 - 00:00
Expert report says there’s never been a better time to stop smoking.
Categories: Health

Share your thoughts about the Telehealth service: six-week consultation launched

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 00:00
NHS Kernow is asking people to share their thoughts and experiences of using the Telehealth service. People will be able to share their views about the service from 19 September to 1 November 2017.
Categories: Health

NHS launches new drive to save thousands of people from heart attacks and strokes

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 00:00
The NHS, working with Public Health England, has announced a new drive to prevent heart attacks and strokes saving thousands of lives by taking a more integrated approach to cardiovascular care.
Categories: Health

Mum shares how suicide liaison service saved her life

Sun, 10/09/2017 - 00:00
To coincide with World Suicide Prevention Day on 10 September, NHS Kernow is raising awareness of a specialist support service for people bereaved by suicide.
Categories: Health

Do you or one of your family use an electric blanket?

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 00:00
Pop along to one of the events being held in September and October across Cornwall and have it checked for free.
Categories: Health

Adults (aged 40-60) in South West at risk as over 560,000 do not manage a brisk ten minute walk each month

Thu, 24/08/2017 - 00:00
A brisk 10 minute walk every day can make a difference to your health. Each 10 minute burst of exercise is known as an “Active 10”.
Categories: Health

Pharmacists are treating more people than ever who have been injured in seagull attacks

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 00:00
More people than ever are seeking medical advice and treatment for injuries caused by aggressive seagulls.
Categories: Health

Shaping Our Future recruitment campaign

Mon, 17/07/2017 - 00:00
Staff who are passionate about making a difference to people’s lives, either on a ward, in a GP surgery, or in their home are being recruited now!
Categories: Health

Shaping Our Future Clinical Director vacancy

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 00:00
We are looking to appoint an exceptional and inspiring clinician to join the Shaping Our Future team to provide senior clinical leadership and advice in transforming health and care for local citizens.
Categories: Health