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Posted: 15th March 2022
Listen to our New Hospitals Programme experts Dr Som Kumar, Jane Kenny and Jerry Hawker explaining more about the proposals on our shortlist of proposals for new hospital facilities in Lancashire and South Cumbria.
Posted: 10th March 2022
The NHS in Lancashire and South Cumbria has today (10 March 2022) announced its shortlist of proposals for new hospital facilities for Royal Lancaster Infirmary and Royal Preston Hospital, with investment at Furness General Hospital.
Posted: 1st March 2022
Andy Curran, Consultant in Emergency Medicine, on how the New Hospitals Programme can make emergency departments (A&E) more efficient and improve urgent care in Lancashire and South Cumbria.
Posted: 28th February 2022
Steven Hipwell on how digital advances could improve hospital sustainability and support the New Hospitals Programme’s vision to create environmentally-friendly facilities.
Posted: 26th February 2022
Andy Curran on the Lancashire and South Cumbria Integrated Care System and the long-term health and wellbeing goals driving the New Hospitals Programme.
Posted: 7th February 2022
Rebecca Malin, Programme Director on how feedback from patients and the public is being used to improve hospital care across Lancashire and South Cumbria.
Posted: 5th January 2022
How the New Hospitals Programme and Cloverleaf Advocacy are helping adults with autism input into proposals for new hospital facilities in Lancashire and South Cumbria.
Posted: 20th December 2021
How the New Hospitals Programme could help people with Parkinson’s, and their carers, through new and improved hospital facilities in Lancashire and South Cumbria.
Posted: 17th December 2021
Claire Rawes has been the Matron for theatres at Royal Lancaster Infirmary for two years, she talks about the challenge of trying to maximise surgical capacity, as well as the constraints of space and flexibility due to the size and layout of the existing hospital.
Posted: 19th November 2021
Interview: Glyn Davies, Head of Estates at UHMBT, explains the challenges and costs involved in maintaining and adapting ageing hospital buildings.