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Catterick Integrated Care Campus – plans for state of the art primary health care continue to progress

30 Mar 2021

The Catterick Integrated Care Campus (CICC) has been more than seven years in the making and has now secured financial approval from the Ministry of Defence (MOD) and the NHS. Last month (February), Tilbury Douglas (formerly Interserve) were appointed to deliver the design and build phase of the project. It is envisaged the new care…

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Sleep support for children and young people extended for all North Yorkshire families

30 Mar 2021

A pilot project to help children and young people overcome sleeping difficulties has been extended across North Yorkshire. It uses behavioural therapy, sleep clinics and workshops – rather than medication – to improve a child’s sleep health. The Sleep Charity – an award-winning voluntary organisation based in Doncaster – was initially commissioned to offer services in…

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East Bank Holiday – Pharmacy opening times

19 Mar 2021

Please see below the details of the pharmacy opening times across North Yorkshire for the Easter Bank Holiday weekend. Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby    Harrogate and Rural District  Scarborough and Ryedale

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Whitby Hospital redevelopment work progressing at pace

15 Mar 2021

Large-scale renovation works at Whitby Hospital, costing £13.1 million, are continuing at pace, with a new video released by NHS partners to mark progress so far. The renovation has seen the tower block part of the building completely stripped out and reconstructed. Partners on the project, NHS North Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group, Humber Teaching NHS…

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North Yorkshire and York schoolchildren return to the classroom: parents urged to help keep COVID at bay

15 Mar 2021

Health leaders in North Yorkshire and York have welcomed the return of thousands of children to school classrooms. Schools are now open to all children – not just children of key workers – and there a raft of measures in place, including enhanced daily cleaning, new rules around face coverings and regular COVID testing for…

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NHS North Yorkshire and NHS Vale of York CCGs support No Smoking Day

08 Mar 2021

With No Smoking Day approaching on 10 March, NHS North Yorkshire and NHS Vale of York Clinical Commissioning Group (CCGs) are supporting people in their attempts to quit smoking. Each year thousands of people quit smoking successfully and this year more than ever it is important to look after your physical and mental wellbeing. Understandably…

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Successful COVID-19 vaccination programme expands to over-60s in North Yorkshire and York

02 Mar 2021

The successful rollout of the COVID-19 vaccines across York and North Yorkshire is expanding to include everyone aged over 60 and people with underlying health conditions. The push to protect people from the virus is moving into the next phase following the successful first stage targeting the top four priority groups – those aged 70…

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Successful COVID-19 vaccination programme expands to over-60s in North Yorkshire and York

02 Mar 2021

The successful rollout of the COVID-19 vaccines across York and North Yorkshire is expanding to include everyone aged over 60 and people with underlying health conditions. The push to protect people from the virus is moving into the next phase following the successful first stage targeting the top four priority groups – those aged 70…

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Council chairman appeals for all to get their Covid vaccination

10 Feb 2021

Everybody called up for vaccination against Covid-19 should go and get one – that is the appeal from Cllr Jim Clark, chair of North Yorkshire County Council. Cllr Clark, who lives in Harrogate, has attended the Yorkshire Showground which is operating as a vaccination centre, for his coronavirus jab. He said: “It is a very…

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Over 70s are asked to contact the NHS to have their COVID-19 vaccine

10 Feb 2021

The NHS in North Yorkshire is asking people aged 70 and over who have not yet been invited to have their COVID-19 vaccination to come forward and arrange a jab. The NHS had previously asked people not to contact them about their COVID vaccination and wait until they are approached. While this remains the case…

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