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Long-term mental health plan for Bedfordshire Image by motortion AdobeStock_228148450
A multi-million pound shake-up of mental health services in Bedfordshire is on track as a draft case for change is presented to the county’s scrutiny health committees. Under the proposals, a £60m new premises is scheduled...
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More people in younger age groups are being allowed to get their COVID jab across the Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes (BLMK) area as health leaders push to get more people protected against the Indian...
BLMK CCG Update Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash
A GP has told a high powered NHS meeting that a rising level of abuse to staff is the biggest threat to local doctors’ services. Dr Linus Onah was one of a series of GPs to...
Luton & Dunstable car park travel hub opening
Simon Linnett and David Carter, the chair and chief executive of Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, were joined by the Leader of Luton Council, Hazel Simmons today (Wednesday 19 May 2021) to officially open a...
BLMK CCG Update Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash
Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes Integrated Care System NHS teams across Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes are to trial new ways of working to help develop a blueprint for restoring routine NHS care after the pandemic,...
COVID vaccination Image by scaliger AdobeStock_392345110
Anyone aged 40 and over can walk into a number of vaccination centres across Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes this week without the need for an appointment. For the first time in the area’s local vaccination...
BLMK CCG Update Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash
Whole communities across the Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes region are not being effectively served by diagnostic services but NHS chiefs are struggling to find solutions, a meeting heard. NHS and local council leaders from across...
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NHS staff from Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and local GPs have produced a video urging their local community to join them in getting vaccinated against COVID-19. The Foundation Trust said that over 450,000 people across...
Hospital Midwife Gives Newborn Baby to a Mother image by By Gorodenkoff AdobeStock_223037670
Investing in midwives also means investing in their pay, says the Royal College of Midwives (RCM) as the College and its members celebrate International Day of the Midwife (IDM) today (5 May 2021). Echoing the day’s...
Screenshot BBC TV Newsnight featuring Bedfordshire Police
A surge in demand on policing to support those struggling with their mental health during the pandemic has featured on national television. Bedfordshire Police opened its doors to BBC Newsnight and gave its team access to...