Background Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is the UK’s largest specialist cardiothoracic hospital and the country’s main heart and lung transplant centre treating more than 100,000 each year across the UK. It is a regional centre for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiothoracic disease and a national centre for a range of specialist services.
Background North West Boroughs Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (formerly 5 Boroughs) and Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust are two of thirteen providers of care within the Cheshire and Merseyside Health and Care Partnership STP. There were several initiatives and objectives of the STP that included: A single information sharing framework and agreement across Cheshire and […]
Background Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust (LCFT) is a combined mental health and community trust providing services including community nursing, health visiting and a range of therapy. The Trust specialises in secure, inpatient and community mental health services. LCFT covers the whole of Lancashire and employs around 7,000 members of staff across more than 400 […]
Background Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust (LCHS) provides community healthcare services for Lincolnshire; one of the largest healthcare communities in the country. The Trust supplies primary care services out of hours; teams of nurses, therapists and specialists care for those across the county – whether suffering from respiratory conditions, heart problems, diabetes, cancer, or […]