News - HealthVoice archive from June 2018
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Saddleworth Moor fire

Public Health England has issued advice to people working in Greater Manchester near the Saddleworth Moor area affected by fire.

29 June 2018
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Health Matters - Learning Disability Week

Lynsey Ure, quality lead for transforming care for learning disability at NHS Eastern Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group

Treat Me Well is a campaign led by Mencap to improve how the NHS treats people with a learning disability when they attend a hospital visit.  And it was a big focus for local NHS staff during Learning Disability Week, which ran from 18 to 24 June.

20 June 2018
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Health Matters - Why volunteering is good news all round

Julia Hulland-Vernon, Community Engagement and Participation Officer, NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG

Why volunteering is good news all round

We're encouraging people to become volunteers in their local community. You can volunteer no matter your age, whether you are in work or not and whether you have any support needs.

14 June 2018
Tell us your views on policies around Continuing Healthcare and Complex Care

We are asking patients, carers, the general public, staff and other stakeholders about planned revisions to our commissioning policy for Continuing Healthcare and Complex Care.

06 June 2018
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Health Matters - Care Communities

Dr Paul Bowen, clinical chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group, and GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton

I’m confident that disjointed care will soon be a thing of the past. And one of the reasons for my optimism is an agreement made by the local NHS and Cheshire East Council last month to develop five care communities across Eastern Cheshire as part of a move towards having a single joined-up care system by 2020.


06 June 2018