£15 million Alfred Barrow Health Centre opens in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

£15 million Alfred Barrow Health Centre opens in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

A state of the art £15 million health centre offering GP and primary health care services in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, opened on 11 November 2019. The site was chosen for its central location and has successfully blended the refurbishment of the former Alfred Barrow School with a modern addition, meaning that a key local landmark has
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Public given first look at £12m Barrow health centre

Public given first look at £12m Barrow health centre

MEMBERS of the public have been given an exclusive first look at a new £12m health centre. Residents were invited to tour the new state-of-the-art Alfred Barrow Health Centre before it officially opens next week. The health centre, which is situated on the site of the former Alfred Barrow School in Duke Street, is bringing
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Hull CCG, The Jean Bishop Integrated Care Centre – Winner of HSJ Awards 2019: Community or primary care service redesign – North, Midlands and East

Hull CCG, The Jean Bishop Integrated Care Centre – Winner of HSJ Awards 2019: Community or primary care service redesign – North, Midlands and East

WINNER: Hull Clinical Commissioning Group – The Jean Bishop Integrated Care Centre This centre provides a community frailty pathway with GPs, advanced nurse practitioners, social workers, pharmacists and other specialists working together as a single system. Since it opened in May 2018, it has led to a 10 per cent reduction in both emergency department attendance
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Public invited to take a tour of Barrow’s new £12m health centre

Public invited to take a tour of Barrow’s new £12m health centre

MEMBERS of the public will have the chance to get their first look at Barrow’s new state-of-the-art £12 million health centre next week. The Alfred Barrow Health Centre on Duke Street will officially open on November 11 – but a celebratory event is scheduled for this Wednesday. The health centre, which is situated on the
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Progress on new Carlisle Cancer Centre

Progress on new Carlisle Cancer Centre

A CONTRACTOR has been appointed to design and build the new £35m cancer centre at Carlisle’s Cumberland Infirmary. National firm GRAHAM has been awarded a £18.3m contract to deliver the scheme. The images, supplied by the company, show its vision for the new cancer centre. It will be built on the site of the old
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Milestone for new Cancer Treatment Centre in Cumbria

Milestone for new Cancer Treatment Centre in Cumbria

The creation of a new £35m cancer centre in Carlisle has hit a major milestone – with demolition of the Cumberland Infirmary’s eyesore tower block now well underway. Once the old hospital building is flattened, it will make way for the ultra-modern new treatment centre to be constructed next to the main infirmary. The oncology
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The Jean Bishop Integrated Care Centre, Hull – Ray’s story

The Jean Bishop Integrated Care Centre, Hull – Ray’s story

NHS Hull CCG Published on Oct 24, 2018 – Ray Eshelby was one of the first patients at the Jean Bishop Integrated Care Centre (ICC) in May 2018. Prior to his appointment at the Centre he had been housebound with a number of long term health problems that had left him at a very low
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Jean Bishop Integrated Care Centre (Hull) Commended in National Awards

Jean Bishop Integrated Care Centre (Hull) Commended in National Awards

The Jean Bishop Integrated Care Centre was Highly Commended in two categories at the Building Better Healthcare Awards for; Building Design Class – Primary Care (New Build) Special Awards – Clinician’s Choice Award Building Better Healthcare Awards 2018: Nearly 600 people gathered at The Brewery in central London yesterday to be among the first to
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Celebrations at the half way point to build Liverpool’s first specialist cancer hospital

Celebrations at the half way point to build Liverpool’s first specialist cancer hospital

The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre NHS Foundation Trust and Laing O’Rourke have celebrated the half way point in the construction of a new cancer hospital in Liverpool. Exterior building work is almost complete on the 11-storey specialist treatment centre that is on track to open in 2020. During a ceremony at the site, Phil Edgington, Chair
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Construction Well Underway at Barrow Health Centre

Construction Well Underway at Barrow Health Centre

Contractors for a state-of-the-art Barrow care facility worth £12m have pledged to try and recruit more local workers, as the project begins to take shape. Work began on the primary care facility which sits on the site of the former Alfred Barrow school back in March and will be completed by April 2019, with patients
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