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Weekly News 26 January 2021

26 January 2021

This week’s edition includes lots of news and updates from across the Trust. 


Large vaccination site to open in Lancaster 

New large vaccination centres at Blackpool Winter Gardens and Lancaster Town Hall are set to go live this week, along with additional community pharmacy sites. 

Staff support clinics launch this month  

New staff support clinics have been launched by Staff Side. These will be open to all UHMBT colleagues. Support will currently be available over the phone or via MS Teams. 

COVID-19 pulse oximetry 'virtual ward' monitors patients at home in Lancashire and South Cumbria   

Patients with coronavirus (COVID-19), who don’t need immediate hospital attention but are at high risk of developing serious symptoms, are being given special monitoring devices to use at home. 


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