NHS England – Cancer Alliance National Early Diagnosis Conference – 26 September 2018

Members of the Humber, Coast and Vale Cancer Alliance presented our Cancer Champion Programme at the Cancer Alliance nationalEarly Diagnosis Conference at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester on 26 September 2018. The event was incredibly well attended with Cancer Alliances across England listening to presentations from other Cancer Alliances.  Cancer Alliances presented their work through poster … Read more

This week’s blog comes from Anne Shaw, Chair, Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust.

This week’s blog comes from Anne Shaw, Chair, Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust.   The Partnership Leaders event last week was the second Humber, Coast and Vale Partnership Event I had attended. Following on from the previous one earlier this year in Hull, I was unsure what to expect when I arrived in … Read more

Humber Care Tech Challenge

On the 5th and 6th of September, the Humber community held it’s first Humber Care Tech Challenge at the splendid Bridlington Spa. The purpose of the event was for teams from all sectors to try to solve some real world care challenges using readily available technology. Thirteen teams entered, from a diverse range of backgrounds … Read more

Cancer Alliance guest blog

As the Executive lead for the Humber, Coast and Vale Cancer Alliance we have been working hard on a number of transformation projects to improve Cancer outcomes in our area. The main aspects and highlights are as follows: In Early Awareness and Diagnosis we are running a TV advertising campaign to combat smoking, starting this … Read more

Elective Care Programme

This week’s blog comes from Alex Seale, SRO lead for the Elective Care Programme and Peter Reading, CEO workstream sponsor The Humber, Coast and Vale Health and Care Partnership Elective Care programme has been developed in the context of rising demand and pressures for elective (planned) services. The work stream includes several programmes with a … Read more