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Locala helps patients get the right health care at home after an A & E visit

Monday 14 April 2014

Two new Locala teams have begun working at local hospitals to make sure that, whenever possible, A&E patients can avoid becoming inpatients. Their role is to arrange, on the spot, the appropriate nursing care and/or therapy...[more]



Locala Nurse delivering amazing customer service

Monday 14 April 2014

Angela Dobbins, Dewsbury School Nurse took the Locala values literally last week when on her way to work stopped to help a mum-to-be and delivered her baby by the roadside. Well done Angela - that story just about ticks all the...[more]



Patients are at the heart of Locala’s digital journey

Thursday 03 April 2014

See how patients across Kirklees are benefitting from Locala’s investment in technology in this film made by our IT partners, Dell, to demonstrate our creative partnership. The short film can be found here.[more]



Posting our views on Patient Opinion

Thursday 20 March 2014

You may be aware of recent media coverage about posts on NHS Choices which appeared to be from patients, being found to originate from NHS staff in Nottinghamshire. These posts had originally been posted on Patient Opinion (PO)...[more]



Formal Members Council Meeting

Friday 14 March 2014

Wednesday 19th March, Brian Jackson House[more]



Locala to provide new service for vulnerable elderly people

Thursday 13 March 2014

We are pleased to announce that Locala has been awarded a contract after a competitive tendering process by Greater Huddersfield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) to provide a comprehensive health assessment and review service...[more]



National No Smoking Day in Kirklees

Monday 10 March 2014

Today is National No Smoking Day and here in Kirklees if you are thinking it’s maybe time to quit there is plenty of support available. Locala’s Stop Smoking Service offers advice and support all year round but today there is an...[more]



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