east lancashire

‘Supporting Together’ a specialist Home Care Consortium

Published on October 20, 2017 at 8:34 am

Sharing policies, procedures and expertise, working collaboratively and providing an excellent service for Home Care Clients

Enhanced Health in Care Homes (EHCH), part of East Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Group are proud to announce a national first as a number of their Home Care service providers have joined together to form ‘Supporting Together’, a specialist Home Care Consortium.

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Landmark Robotic Cancer Surgery at Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital

Published on January 16, 2017 at 5:41 pm

Surgeons at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust this month performed the 100th prostatectomy (removal of the prostate gland) operation using robotic assisted surgery at the Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital.

In a milestone for the treatment of prostate cancer in Lancashire, Consultant Urological Surgeon Mr Mohammed Masaarane successfully operated on the 56-year-old patient from Preston using the hospital’s da Vinci® Robot to remove a cancerous prostate gland.

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