Your Blackpool health and social care news

28th February

NHS Clinical Commissioners (NHSCC) and NHS England have launched a public consultation on reducing prescribing of over-the-counter medicines for 33 minor, short-term health concerns. In the year prior to June 2017, the NHS spent approximately £569 million on prescriptions…

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27th February

In the past week the Car Quality Commission (CQC) has published two adult social care services reports has been published across Blackpool that have been inspected under its new approach. Following recent inspections, one service…

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21st February

People living on the Fylde coast can share their views on proposed changes to the NHS assisted conception services in the area. The draft policy has been developed as part of work to standardise some…

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