The Yorkshire and Humber Academic Health Science Network designed and sponsored a “Systems Thinking” event for the Humber, Coast and Vale Partnership focusing on long term residential care for people with dementia. The event aimed to highlight key lessons that leaders working in this area need to be aware of to help them work effectively … Read more
Following the Department of Health initiative to expand the number of medical school places in England, Hull York Medical School has been awarded an additional 90 places. Of these places, 25 will be available for students choosing to study medicine from 2018 and 65 from 2019. Read the full story here.
This Thursday 15 March, Bridlington Medical Academy is holding an Open Day for students interested in a career within health and Social care. The flourishing initiative, launched last year, was set up to encourage more students to consider a career in health and social care, and meet forecasted skills shortages in local areas. The Academy is … Read more
Humber, Coast and Vale Partnership is looking for innovative ways to secure the workforce our services and organisations need in order to deliver high quality care that meets the needs of local people. Through our Local Workforce Action Board, we have established a number of projects that will support us to deliver our workforce goals. … Read more
The Living with and Beyond Cancer work stream at the Humber, Coast and Vale Cancer Alliance have been working on a Cancer Care Review resource pack. These packs provide information and tools for GP practices to support them in carrying out Cancer Care Reviews effectively. Download the Cancer Care Review resource pack here The Cancer … Read more
The Humber, Coast and Vale Partnership is committed to joining up and improving local health and care services and, in particular, to finding ways to better meet local peoples’ needs through preventing ill-health, helping people to care for themselves and their loved ones and providing more types of care at or closer to home. In … Read more
The Yorkshire and Humber Dementia and Older People’s Mental Health Clinical Network have this week launched version 2.0 of the Neuro-imaging Guidance in Dementia Assessment 2018. The guidance addresses the questions of when neuro-imaging should be undertake and which scan should be requested. It also addresses the benefits of scanning and discusses which patients a … Read more
Practice nurses from across Yorkshire and the Humber were celebrated at a series of awards ceremonies. The Humber, Coast and Vale award ceremony took place on 5 March and highlighted the breadth of talent within our primary care sector. NHS England organised the events to recognise the skills, expertise and dedication of practice nurses across … Read more