September 2018

Everything you need to know about a new health and wellbeing day that takes place in Helston tomorrow

Added on 25/09/2018, in Event - Event

There will be a chance to fly on a Cornwall Air Ambulance rescue mission, have your blood pressure checked or try out physiotherapy exercises at a Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly Health and Care Partnership event tomorrow (Wednesday 26 September).

New prescriptions on the way to keep people in Cornwall well

Added on 13/09/2018, in News - News

A new £1m funding programme will see health professionals in Cornwall being able to ‘prescribe’ residents activities like volunteering, group learning, gardening, befriending, cookery, healthy eating advice and a range of sports to keep them safe, well and out of hospital.

Developing the long term plan for the NHS

Added on 10/09/2018, in News - News

On 18 June the Prime Minister set out a funding settlement for the NHS in England for the next five years. In return, the NHS has been asked to set out a long term plan for the future of the NHS by autumn, setting out our ambitions for improvement over the next decade, and our plans to meet them over the five years of the funding settlement.

NHS frontline staff expected to get flu vaccine as part of winter planning

Added on 07/09/2018, in News - News

NHS leaders have today announced that all frontline staff will be expected to get a flu vaccination to help protect patients as part of a comprehensive plan for winter.