Work starts on improvements to specialist community mental health services for new and expectant mums

Mental health services for new and expectant mums in the Humber region and parts of Yorkshire are expanding this autumn using an NHS cash injection worth hundreds of thousands of pounds. Having secured part of a £23 million NHS England grant earlier this year, the Humber Coast and Vale Health and Care Partnership - an alliance of more than 20 healt [...]

New service provider for minor eye conditions in Scarborough and Ryedale

A new service provider has been announced to deliver a Minor Eye Conditions Service (MECS) across Scarborough, Ryedale and the Vale of York. Healthcare Business Solutions UK has been announced as the new provider as a result of a recent formal procurement process. NHS Scarborough and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) will be working with t [...]

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust hosts recruitment day

Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust is hosting its biggest ever recruitment event with 70 roles up for grabs this autumn. The Trust – which provides some community services in Scarborough and Ryedale – is recruiting staff to work in inpatient units and community teams across Scarborough, Ryedale, Bridlington, Whitby, Hull and the East Riding in ad [...]

Public invited to CCG Governing Body Meeting

Local health spending and future priorities will be among the talking points at the next meeting of NHS Scarborough and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group’s (CCG) Governing Body. The meeting will be held at The Downe Arms Hotel on Wednesday 26 September from 9.30am to noon. The public are invited to observe the meeting and there will be a 15 minu [...]

Mums and dads urged to take up flu vaccination offer for their children

Mums and dads in Scarborough and Ryedale are being urged to get their child vaccinated against the flu. The vaccine is free for the majority of children aged two and three years old, primary school age children and youngsters with a health condition that puts them at greater risk from flu. The annual vaccination programme in schools in our area is [...]