Over two million women are screened for breast cancer every year in the UK. As it’s Breast Cancer Awareness Day, we would like to highlight how easy it is to arrange a Breast Screening appointment. Breast Screening saves the lives of about 1,300 women every year in this country.Read " How breast screening saves over 1,300 li…"
Latest News — articles for October 2021
Donations made to support the NHS during the COVID 19 pandemic are reaching local communities across the county.
Eight local organisations are receiving a share of £534,639 allocated to Devon as part of the NHS Charities Together Community Partnership Grants Programme - formed as a result of NHS Charities Together Covid-19 Urgent Appeal launched in March 2020.
Read " Public donations help local communities …"
Tavistock Minor Injuries Unit (MIU) will be temporarily closed and re-open Saturday 16 October, due to short-term staffing shortages at the Cumberland Urgent Treatment Centre and Kingsbridge (MIU). Available staff from Tavistock MIU have been redistributed to Cumberland Centre UTC and Kingsbridge MIU.Read " Temporary closure of Tavistock MIU until…"
Patients across Devon and Cornwall are now receiving surgical treatment for eye conditions at two new modular theatres at Derriford Hospital.Read " Two new Modular Theatres at Derriford Ho…"