As you will all be aware, the NHS has come under great strain due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Much of the non-urgent hospital and community services were ‘paused’ - both as a safety precaution and to allow us to deliver the urgent care necessary.
Virtual Fracture Clinics launched yesterday (Monday 29 June) at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary (RLI) and Westmorland General Hospital (WGH) for new patients.
Mr Gautam Talawadekar, Shoulder and Upper Limb Surgeon, Trauma Lead and VTE (Venous Thromboembolism) Lead for UHMBT, is extremely proud and happy to work for the NHS.
University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) is joining the biggest ‘thank-you’ the country has ever seen to mark the 72nd birthday of the NHS.
The FAIR steering group exploring whether some gay and bisexual men might be able to donate blood without a deferral is still hoping to report its’ findings before the end of 2020.
Work has restarted on the construction of a new £2.5 million state-of-the-art operating theatre at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary (RLI).
Special Recognition Award presented to Bay Trust Radio’s Station Manager
Mixed reality headsets – Microsoft HoloLens 2 – are transforming how staff care for patients with coronavirus symptoms at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Following the temporary closure of our Children's Ward at the RLI, we are pleased to announce that from 9am today, the ward is now fully open.
Westmorland General Hospitals' main entrance will be temporarily closed for one week from Monday 29 June to Monday 6 July.
Vulnerable people are potentially at greater risk this summer due to overlapping risks across COVID-19 and heat.