New technology protects NHS staff when lone working
From this week, local NHS staff working for City Health Care Partnership (NHS Hull Provider Services) are being issued with personal safety devices to help to protect them when working alone.
Stop Smoking Service opens ‘Out of Hours' for busy city centre workers
Many people would like to stop smoking, but often the pressures, stresses and time constraints of life prevent them from seeking the help and advice they need in order to break the habit once and for all.
Are you 1 in 12? Weigh up your risks and get tested for Hepatitis C
In support of World Hepatitis C Day, 19 May 2010, the City Health Care Partnership Addictions Service will be on hand to awareness about hepatitis C, the risks of infection and the treatment options available to people in the City.
Get "TEETH4LIFE" with National Smile Month
Every year National Smile Month beams into Hull to teach children under five and their families the importance of looking after their teeth, which will in turn, help to maintain their teeth for life.
The LGBT conference raises awareness in sexual health
The LGBT Conference will help to raise awareness and knowledge around sexual health in both men and women in the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community
Enjoy Christmas the Why Weight? way
As Christmas is well underway Why Weight? can show you how to avoid overindulging by cleverly choosing your food and drink. They are also running classes in the New Year to get you back on track for 2010!
Love your scales! Free online weight loss programme launched
A new website has been launched by City Health Care Partnership (NHS Hull Provider Services) to help local people lose weight and get active.
Patients have their say on community health services
From this week, 1,500 randomly selected patients who have used NHS services in the community will receive a postal survey to help find out how well local services are working in Hull.
Dipping the scales across Hull and East Riding as 100 stone is lost across the region!
When launched on New Year’s Day the www.readytoloseweight.co.uk website aimed to attract both men and women needing to lose weight by offering a range of free resources including recipes and other useful tools.
Patient opinion is launched in Hull to capture what people really think of their health care
City Health Care Partnership has launched Patient Opinion, an independent, nationwide organisation that wishes to improve the quality of health care by listening to patients opinions, directing it to the service and if required, acting on them.