Caroline Ellis, a Memory Assessment Nurse at Bodmin Community Hospital was recently invited to give a presentation at a high-profile conference in London to raise awareness of an innovative project she set up in Cornwall.
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Although statistics show that people are living longer, they are not necessarily living healthier says Helen Lyndon, a Nurse Consultant for older people in Cornwall.
Students at Wadebridge School are set to benefit from the opening of a new centre that offers professional support and advice on a range of educational and health related topics.
An event to raise the profile of the pioneering research being undertaken in Cornwall was recently held at the Eden Project
Going one better than last year the Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has been successful in their assessment for a ‘Silver’ Healthy Workplace Award.
It has recently been announced that a campaign encouraging men in Cornwall with suicidal thoughts to get help, has been shortlisted for a British Medical Journal Award, the medical world’s equivalent to an Oscar.
European Cervical Cancer Prevention Week, 22-28 January 2017
Thanks to the generosity of a local Lodge, sick children attending the Minor Injuries Unit at Newquay Community Hospital can now expect to receive a teddy bear as a result of their bravery. The teddies have been provide as part of the ‘Teddies for Loving Care Appeal’ which provides cuddly toys for hospitals throughout the UK.
Leading by example, senior managers at the Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust are all having the Flu jab and are urging all staff at the Trust to do the same.
As the NHS National Flu Campaign gets underway health chiefs are advising parents in Cornwall to get their children vaccinated against the flu.