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New posts to deliver mental health care in BLMK

Monday, 12th February, 2018

As a first wave Accountable Care System, Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes (BLMK) health and social care partners have an ambitious plan to make fast and tangible progress with improving mental…

Bedford Hospital receive A&E investment

Thursday, 17th August, 2017

Bedford Hospital has been awarded £1.5 million pounds of investment from NHS England to improve GP access for local people and support urgent care at their A&E. The funding was announced last…

BLMK gets people moving

Thursday, 17th August, 2017

BLMK partner organisations are encouraging people of all ages to get moving this summer, with a host of activities and a free app from Public Health England. The campaign is part of a coordinated…

BLMK progress rated as ‘outstanding’

Thursday, 17th August, 2017

The progress of Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes (BLMK) Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP) has been rated as outstanding by NHS England after a performance analysis of each of the 44…

BLMK tackling diabetes

Tuesday, 1st August, 2017

Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes is one of 13 new areas in the country to offer the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme to patients identified at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes with the…

BLMK announced as one of eight accountable care systems

Tuesday, 1st August, 2017

Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes was been named as one of eight health and social care systems in the country to become an Accountable Care System announced by national health regulators in June…

Dr Nina Pearson appointed as STP GP Lead

Tuesday, 1st August, 2017

Dr Nina Pearson, Chair of Luton CCG, has been appointed as the GP lead for BLMK STP. She will be supporting the development of resilient primary care across the region and helping to engage…

Richard Carr appointed as STP lead

Wednesday, 5th July, 2017

The Chief Executive of Central Bedfordshire Council, Richard Carr, has been appointed the Senior Responsible Officer for the Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes (BLMK) Sustainability and…