Westmorland General Hospital (WGH) in Kendal has been honoured as a National Joint Registry (NJR) ‘Quality Data Provider’ after successfully completing a national programme of orthopaedic data audits.
University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) is delighted to have launched a new £2.5 million operating theatre at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary (RLI).
From Wednesday 11 November, people in Morecambe Bay who need urgent NHS care are being asked to contact NHS 111 either online (visit 111.nhs.uk) or by phone (dial 111) before they decide to walk in to the Emergency Department (A&E).
Around 6,000 patients who had a planned operation in orthopaedics or general surgery at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) in 2019 have been asked to share their views via a survey on what types of advice, support and tools they think will help improve people’s wellness prior to an operation. The feedback from the survey will be used to shape a Patient Charter - Are you Set for Surgery? - for the Theatres service across Morecambe Bay.
People in Lancashire and South Cumbria are being urged to contact their GP if they have any signs or symptoms of lung cancer.
Chris Adcock has been appointed as the new Director of Finance at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT)
Professor Rachel Isba has been appointed as a Non-Executive Director of University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT).
Broadcast live on University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust's YouTube page, the service is open to all families who want to join and remember someone significant in their lives.
Following an announcement by the Secretary of State Matt Hancock this morning, the Barrow Borough Council area has been moved from medium to high risk on the national COVID-19 risk rating system