22nd May 2020

Derbyshire Police and Muslim community leaders deliver joint message before Eid

This weekend (May 23/24) sees the end of the holy month of Ramadan and as such we would like to wish all of our Muslim communities Eid Mubarak (Blessed festival). Whilst the UK Government has continued the lockdown with some restrictions partially relaxed, the changes have not altered any position with regards to faith communities. We would therefore encourage that those looking to celebrate Eid (festival to celebrate the end of Ramadan), do so whilst following these restrictions and guidance from Public Health England.

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22nd May 2020

Know your NHS services this bank holiday 

The NHS is here to help you this bank holiday – so make sure you know your services to get the care you need this weekend. Doctors’ surgeries will be closed on Monday (May 25), but the usual out of hours bank holiday arrangements will be in place to make sure NHS support is there for people needing it.

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29th April 2020

NHS urges public to seek help for cancer symptoms

England’s top cancer doctor has urged people not to hesitate to get checked as new research revealed that nearly half of the public have concerns about seeking help during the coronavirus pandemic. 

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23rd April 2020

Testing for key workers extended

Derbyshire has moved quickly to extend the Covid-19 staff testing programme for key workers and these are defined as anyone who is critical to the provision of health, care and other services. In addition to NHS staff working in our hospitals, community trusts, GP practices, care homes and hospices, the programme is extended to include public service key workers across Derby and Derbyshire.

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15th April 2020

More Derbyshire NHS ‘hot hubs’ opening to help fight Covid-19

More NHS GP surgeries across Derbyshire are joining forces to support patients and hospital colleagues by creating specialist assessment centre ‘hot hubs’. The first Derbyshire NHS ‘hot hub’ to assess ill patients for suspected Covid-19 opened on Mon (6 April) at Derby University’s Kedleston Road site.

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3rd April 2020

Joined Up Care Derbyshire - NHS and partners – supporting you through Coronavirus

In the unprecedented battle against coronavirus, services are fighting to protect and support people as every necessary measure is taken to beat this disease.

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31st January 2020

Health and care partnership board meeting in public 

Joined Up Care Derbyshire – the local partnership of health and care organisations – will hold its Board meeting in public on 20 February 2020. Moving to meetings in public is aimed at opening up planning and decision making to public scrutiny, and the first such meeting held in January attracted attendance from members of the public and media.

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31st January 2020

Make time to talk

Mental health issues affect one in four of us, and yet mental ill-health – and talking about it – can still carry a stigma. Time to Talk Day 2020, on Thursday 6 February, aims to challenge that mindset by encouraging everyone to make time to talk to colleagues, friends or family about what might be bothering them.

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22nd January 2020

NHS offers return for professionals who have had a career break

The NHS in Derby and Derbyshire is encouraging healthcare professionals who have had a break in their career to return to practice.

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6th January 2020

Hearing the views of patients and the public

Key themes have been identified from engagement with patients and the public on the new five-year plan.

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6th January 2020

Health and Care Partnership Board to hold meetings in public

Joined Up Care Derbyshire – the local partnership of health and care organisations – will hold its Board meetings in public from January 2020.

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16th December 2019

Watch our latest videos on joined up care

A collection of videos illustrating how partner organisations are working together

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2nd December 2019

New strategy to improve end-of-life care

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2nd December 2019

Ambassador role for social prescribing

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27th November 2019

Opportunity to represent your community in health and care discussions

Joined Up Care Derbyshire are looking for public representatives for our Place Alliance areas

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