Posted: 11th October 2017

Lung cancer patients and carers wanted for new mobile screening research programme

Would you like to be involved in a new research programme to carry out mobile screening for lung cancer.

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Posted: 9th October 2017

​Volunteers who are interested in palliative care or who have experienced cancer are being sought for a study.

​Volunteers who are interested in palliative care or who have experienced cancer are being sought for a study aimed at helping hospice patients to experience less pain and have fewer side effects.

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Posted: 5th October 2017

The sixth national Specialist Adult Cancer Nurse census

​The sixth national Specialist Adult Cancer Nurse census will take place on Monday (9th October), one of four pieces of work being carried out by Macmillan Cancer Support to provide an overall baseline assessment of the cancer workforce in England and Wales.

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Posted: 5th October 2017

Find out more about the new mental health service for pregnant women and new mums in Barnsley, Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield

South West Yorkshire NHS Foundation Trust has launched a brand new mental health service for pregnant women and new mums, find out more at their launch events

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Posted: 5th October 2017

Take part in our Living With and Beyond Cancer survey

If you've had experience of cancer, if you've cared for someone with cancer, or if you are a health professional working with people with cancer, please complete our Living With and Beyond cancer research survey

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Posted: 28th September 2017

Communications resources to promote GP services

NHS England has published a communications guide and resource pack to support commissioners and general practice providers to advertise general practice services to patients.

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Posted: 25th September 2017

Don’t put off the flu vaccination – it’s free because you need it

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Posted: 25th September 2017

A government-funded study, The Kings Fund – community health services.

A government-funded study finds that a quarter of girls and nearly one in 10 boys show signs of depression at the age of 14. The Kings Fund event - ‘What is commissioning and how is it changing?’ The Kings Fund – community health services: shifting the focus to out-of-hospital care. Tuesday 31 October.

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Posted: 4th July 2017

Findings from West Yorkshire and Harrogate Stroke Services initial conversations

Health professionals across West Yorkshire and Harrogate invited people to share their views in February and March 2017 about how stroke services across the area could be further improved. You can find out what the results of these conversations were by reading this press release and by reading the engagement report.

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Posted: 27th June 2017

New West Yorkshire and Harrogate Joint Committee of Clinical Commissioning Groups

A new Joint Committee for the 11 Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) in West Yorkshire and Harrogate will meet for the first time in public from July 2017 and thereafter every month. The Committee, which is part of the West Yorkshire and Harrogate Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP) will have a shared health programme of work which aims to further improve the health and wellbeing of the 2.6 milllion people living across West Yorkshire and Harrogate, regardless of age.

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