08.09.2020

Avoid waiting in A & E – Call 111 first!

  From 25 August people on the Fylde Coast who need urgent NHS care are being asked to contact NHS 111 either by phone or online before they decide to walk in to Blackpool A&E. To ensure social…

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08.09.2020

Blackpool Care Homes – Hearing Your Voice!

We all care about the NHS and Social Care but we are aware that Coronavirus has placed services under enormous pressure. There are lots of restrictions when it comes to visits and inspections to services,…

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25.08.2020

What you need to know when visiting a care home (new guidance for COVID-19)

Take a look at what the guidance around visiting your loved ones in care homes means in practice.   The arrival of COVID-19 has meant that a number of restrictions have been placed on care…

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19.08.2020

What can you expect when you’re discharged from hospital?

The usual processes the NHS follows to discharge you from hospital have changed during the coronavirus pandemic. Here’s what you can expect when it’s time to leave hospital.   The current guidance for hospital discharge…

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