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Your NHS needs YOU – Join the NHS Volunteer Responders

Added on 25/03/2020, in News - News

The NHS and social care urgently need people to join the NHS Volunteer Responders to do simple but vital tasks including driving people to and from hospital, and delivering food and medication.

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly is one step closer to becoming an Integrated Care System (ICS)

Added on 09/03/2020, in News - News

Today (6 March 2020) the STP Transformation Board of Cornwall and Isles of Scilly’s (CIoS) Health and Care Partnership will be invited to approve plans when it convenes on 12 March 2020 to strengthen the governance and oversight of the way our future health and care partners will work together from 1 April 2020.

Joint statement on confirmed COVID-19 case in Cornwall

Added on 05/03/2020, in News - News

5 March 2020 – Professor Debra Lapthorne, Centre Director, Public Health England South West, said: “Public Health England is…

Announcement of ground-breaking joint leadership role

Added on 24/02/2020, in News - News

A new approach to working together on social care, health commissioning and public health services across Cornwall is being put in place following a joint agreement between Cornwall Council and NHS Kernow Clinical Commissioning Group.

Find out more about mental health safety plans at events across Cornwall

Added on 17/02/2020, in Event - Event

17 February 2020 – A series of events aimed at supporting people with their mental health by using a mental health safety plan are being held across Cornwall on 28 February.

New Cornwall care company aims to reduce the amount of time people spend in hospital

Added on 14/02/2020, in News - News

14 February 2020 – A report which proposes that a new care company be established within the Corserv group, Cornwall Council’s arms-length group of…

Mental health photography project event at Penryn Campus

Added on 04/02/2020, in Event - Event

4 February 2020 – Cornwall’s Local Hero photography exhibition is now visiting Penryn Campus, shared by Falmouth University and…

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly to fast track plans to help older people stay well and avoid hospital admissions

Added on 24/01/2020, in News - Embrace Care

Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly have today, 23 January 2020, been announced as one of seven areas across the county to accelerate improvements to help mainly older people stay well at home and avoid long stays in hospital.

Firefighter role to be combined with social care in new role for Cornwall

Added on 23/01/2020, in News - News

23 January 2020 – A new job combining the skills of an on-call firefighter with a social care role could be developed in Cornwall, with the aim of…