Stay safe in your pharmacy by knowing what to expect

Following the recent campaign, 'Care for your pharmacy so your pharmacy can care for you', Community Pharmacy Lancashire are issuing guidance to those attending pharmacies as the current lockdown restrictions begin to ease.

Health leaders urge people to continue following guidance this weekend

This weekend, as the country begins to open its pubs, café’s and restaurants again, health leaders across central Lancashire are urging residents to continue to follow social distancing guidelines.

Dr Lindsey Dickinson, Chair and Clinical Leader of Chorley and South Ribble CCG said: “We are hugely thankful for the support that the public has shown for the NHS over recent months and the sacrifices that have been made to enable us to make such positive steps towards controlling the Covid-19 virus, however if you are planning on going out this weekend please remember that risk still remains.

Anyone can get the virus and for many it can be fatal, so it is really important to always follow guidance to keep yourself your family and your friends safe.”

Patients supported by technology to virtually attend hospital appointments across Lancashire and South Cumbria in response to COVID-19

Hospital services have been working together across Lancashire and South Cumbria to deliver more than 14,800 virtual clinics, totalling more than 6,000 hours, to make sure local patients get the best possible advice and support from their homes.

Plans announced for the country to connect for the biggest thank-you yet


Cervical screening saves lives – don’t put off your cervical screen test

This Cervical Screening Awareness Week (15-21 June 2020), people in Lancashire and South Cumbria are urged to book their cervical screening appointments.