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Partnership working

Partnership working

I recently attended a listening event, one of a series, which the hospital trust (East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust) organised for its stakeholders. The format is that the Chair, Chief Executive and other leaders from the Trust make short presentations…
Focus is on patient safety

Focus is on patient safety

I went to the Patient Safety Congress in Birmingham at the start of this month, and was impressed by the range of initiatives showcased which are designed to make sure that improving safety is at the core of all organisations…
Our two year of achievements

Our two year of achievements

We are now in a new financial year and with the CCG having had statutory responsibility for commissioning services for two years, I want to emphasise what we have achieved in that time. When we were setting up the CCG I…
Future Services…

Future Services…

In recent weeks there has been a lot of debate about the future of Health Services in the light of pressure on hospitals and other services in the first few weeks of 2015. As we approach the general election I…
Happy New Year

Happy New Year

I hope it is not too late to wish you a Happy New Year? I hope the year will be one where those of who live and work in Blackburn with Darwen find ways to be healthier and happier. Over…
Pace of change in general practice

Pace of change in general practice

First on behalf of the CCG, I want to wish you a happy Christmas and best wishes for the New Year. Now for something completely different… I recently watched a compilation of sketches from Monty Python and although I had seen…