New health leaders appointed for Lancashire and South Cumbria

Four new executive leaders have been appointed to the Lancashire and South Cumbria Integrated Care Board (ICB) as the organisation set to develop health and care services across the region from later this year continues to strengthen its leadership team.

NHS in Lancashire and South Cumbria to begin COVID-19 spring booster vaccinations this week

Spring booster vaccines will begin in Lancashire and South Cumbria this week as the biggest and fastest vaccination programme in NHS history moves to the next phase.

Blackpool and Lancashire Sexual Health services relocate

The sexual health clinic based at Royal Preston Hospital is relocating services from Monday 4 April 2022 to the Fatima Health Centre on Garstang Road Preston. The Fatima Health Centre will be multi occupancy, other services available are a GP surgery, a dental surgery, a research centre and an onsite community pharmacy.

Ex-Premier League footballer opens up about problem gambling

Former Premier League footballer Clarke Carlisle has opened up about his relationship with gambling in a bid to help others deal with similar problems.

£1m for maternity improvements in Lancashire and South Cumbria

Lancashire and South Cumbria Local Maternity and Newborn System (LMNS) has been awarded £1m of NHS funds to improve digital maternity services, helping to deliver a better experience for maternity service users and staff.