Your Blackpool health and social care news

28th March

Healthwatch Lancashire and Healthwatch Blackpool have published a new report that shows how the voice of the public makes a difference to health and social care services, influences change and creates improvement. The ‘So What?’ report…

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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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