Thursday, 19 November, 2015
Halliwell Jones Stadium, Winwick Way, Warrington, Cheshire
9:30am to 12:30pm

By Invitation only

 

High blood pressure has been identified as a priority for collaborative action across the sub region. Despite being largely preventable it is very common, affecting more than one in four adults in England. It has a significant impact on the health and life expectancy of the community, and contributes to unsustainable strain on health care and social services.

 

Just as the impacts of high blood pressure are wide-reaching, the solution must extend beyond the health care system. There is much scope to prevent high blood pressure, to empower communities identify and manage it, to support health care services to deliver the best possible care, and for all of these aspects to work in a more joined up way.

 

Over the last year, much work has been undertaken, involving a wide range of partners, to write a sub-regional cross-sector strategy to tackle high blood pressure. The Blood Pressure Partnership Board will include representatives from a range of sectors and organisations, and will oversee the direction and implementation of this strategy.

Upcoming events

Blood pressure event

27 April, 2017

Halliwell Jones Stadium, Warrington

This event is in partnership with PHE North West & NHS England Cheshire & Merseyside. Details to follow, in the meantime, please e-mail champscpd@wirral.gov.uk for more information.

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Licensing event

10 May, 2017

TBC

Details to follow. In the meantime, please e-mail champscpd@wirral.gov.uk for more information. Please note the date of this event may change. Please check back for updates and notices in news bulletins.

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Assistive Technology event

8 June, 2017

Halliwell Jones Stadium, Warrington

Details to follow. In the meantime, please e-mail champscpd@wirral.gov.uk for more information.

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