Busy roads warning ahead of Easter
Motorists are braced for what is set to be the busiest day of the year on the roads so far, with up to 16m cars expected to be used over [...]
Hospital infections 'still too high'
Doctors and nurses should do more to stop hospital patients developing infections, an NHS watchdog says.
Royals vow return visit to Australia
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge pledge to return to Australia's famous Blue Mountains, after visiting the area as part of a 10-day tour of [...]
Lamb takeaways 'often another meat'
Takeaway owners are to face a new testing programme, after a watchdog found nearly a third of lamb takeaways it checked contained a [...]
10,000 new drivers 'lost licences'
About 10,000 new drivers had their licences revoked after receiving six or more penalty points in 2012, Newsbeat finds through a Freedom of [...]
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The easter bank holiday pharmacy opening hours in Kirklees can be located here!
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...
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...
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.
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)...
Wednesday 19th March, Brian Jackson House
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...