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Recognition scheme launched for have-a-go-heroes

Friday, February 21, 2020

North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) has launched an accreditation scheme for those who have defibrillators and promote basic life support skills, after a report shows that more bystanders than ever before are attempting to save the lives of people in cardiac arrest.


Make sure you’re protected against mumps

Friday, February 21, 2020

With cases of mumps in England at their highest level in a decade, health leaders in Sefton are urging residents to make sure they are protected against the infection.


Healthwatch Sefton seek volunteer chairperson

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Healthwatch Sefton is recruiting a voluntary Chairperson, and local residents with a keen knowledge and understanding of health and social care are being invited to apply.


NHS App available across Sefton

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Sefton residents are being reminded that all GP practices in the borough are fully linked up with the NHS App, giving them the ability to book and manage doctors’ appointments, order repeat prescriptions, view their GP medical records securely and access a range of other services.


Coronavirus update

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

The NHS in Sefton and Public Health England (PHE) are extremely well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public as normal.


Find your Brave during Children’s Mental Health Week

Monday, February 03, 2020

We, alongside Sefton Council, are backing Children’s Mental Health Week (3-9 February). We are encouraging children to talk to their parents or carers about their mental health and to seek support from local services.


Young Carers Awareness Day in Sefton

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

On Thursday 30 January - Young Carers Awareness Day - Sefton Carers Centre will be celebrating its work identifying and supporting young carers, alongside schools and colleges in Sefton.