A health visitor has recently celebrated 50 years of working in the NHS. Margaret Morgan, who mainly works in the St Ives area of Penwith, began her nursing training at the Victoria Hospital in Kirkcaldy. Margaret Morgan, who mainly works in the St Ives area of Penwith, began her nursing training at the Victoria Hospital in Kirkcaldy.
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A singing group for those with dementia will be re-launching on Friday 31 August. ‘Happy Voices’ will be held at Newquay Day Centre (Age UK) every Friday, from 10am to 12pm. The group is a community led project between Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CFT), Age UK and the Newquay Towan Blystra Lions.
Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CFT) has implemented a new country-wide patient care programme which originates from the United States of America.
Building has started today, Wednesday 2 May, on Cornwall’s very first child and adolescent mental health unit.
There are 28,000 people in Cornwall alone with a high inpatient prevalence of diabetes.
A brand new ward has opened at one of Cornwall’s mental health units. The opening of the 15 additional mental health beds, aims to eliminate the need for unnecessary out of county care well ahead of the NHS England target of 2020/21 in line with the recommendations of the ‘Five Year Forward View for Mental Health’.
The UK’s National Director of Mental Health, Claire Murdoch praised the county’s mental health services during a visit to the county on 26 January 2018.
Statement from Jackie Pendleton, NHS Kernow’s Chief Officer, speaking on behalf of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly health and care system in response to Peter Levin's report on minor injury closures:
After successfully obtaining additional funding from NHS England, the Perinatal Mental Health Service has expanded significantly and is now able to offer a more enhanced service across Cornwall.