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You said, we did

Wednesday, 30th May, 2018

Throughout 2017 a series of events have been held to engage with stakeholders across BLMK. This kicked off in January with Workforce in Focus, an event to look at what workforce opportunities could…

Transforming cancer care across BLMK

Wednesday, 30th May, 2018

In Bedfordshire, there are over 3000 new cancer diagnosis each year, while nationally there are currently an estimated 2.5** million people living with cancer withthis figure expected to rise to four…

BLMK publishes Single Operating Plan

Wednesday, 30th May, 2018

The Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes (BLMK) Sustainability and Transformation Partnership have submitted a “milestone” joint strategic plan – the Single Operating Plan – which sets out…

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…