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Affected by flooding?

Affected by flooding?

If the recent floods have affected you, read about the health risks and the pre­cau­tions you can take. Read the lat­est advice for the pub­lic on flood­ing com­piled by the Envi­ron­ment Agency, the Food Stan­dards Agency and Pub­lic Health England For more advice, call Flood­line…
Be Clear on Cancer campaign launches

Be Clear on Cancer campaign launches

Blackburn with Darwen health bosses are backing a new national Be Clear on Cancer campaign aimed at older women to increase early diagnoses of breast cancer. One in three women diagnosed with breast cancer are aged 70 or over. A…
Patients’ Voice Session

Patients’ Voice Session

Meet Joe Slater, Chair of NHS Blackburn with Darwen Clinical Commissioning Group, on a one to one basis, to discuss any health related issues or local services. There will be a session on Monday 3rd February between 10 am—12 noon…
Equality Monitoring Compliance Report 2013/14

Equality Monitoring Compliance Report 2013/14

Blackburn with Darwen Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is committed to ensuring Equality and Diversity is a priority when planning and commissioning healthcare services in our region. The CCG routinely collects equality data and uses this information to ensure that its…
Public invited to health body meeting

Public invited to health body meeting

NHS Blackburn with Darwen Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is holding a Governing Body meeting at Blackburn Central Library with the public welcome to attend. The meeting will take place on Wednesday 5th February at 1pm. The role of the Governing Body…
Chair Joe Slater’s blog: August 2013

Chair Joe Slater’s blog: August 2013

Quality care Since the report into hospitals with a high mortality rate undertaken by Sir Bruce Keogh was published, I have been involved in making sure that we make the most of this opportunity to have a thorough examination of…
Don’t take a chance with cancer

Don’t take a chance with cancer

Doctors in Blackburn with Darwen are backing Cervical Cancer Prevention Week, and calling on local women to ensure they take part in regular screening. This week is Cervical Cancer Prevention Week (19th-25th January) which aims to remind people that cervical cancer…
Watch out for symptoms of Norovirus

Watch out for symptoms of Norovirus

Doctors across Blackburn with Darwen want members of the public to be on the lookout for symptoms of Norovirus and take sensible precautions in case you suffer a bout this winter. Norovirus, sometimes known as the ‘winter vomiting disease’ because…