Health and Wellbeing News

COVID-19 Autumn booster vaccine advised for pregnant women

Manx Care is reminding members of the public that the COVID-19 Autumn booster vaccination is available to pregnant women. Manx Care is inviting pregnant women...
Friday, 25 November 2022

Prestigious Queen’s Nurse Award for Manx Care colleagues

Manx Care’s Head of Safeguarding for Children and Adults has won a prestigious Queen’s Nurse Award, and will collect her accolade at a ceremony in London on...
Friday, 25 November 2022

New IT system for Diabetes Centre

Manx Care’s Diabetes Centre will soon be moving to a new IT system, which may have a very small impact on clinics. The team will be moving to new patient IT...
Thursday, 17 November 2022

Manx appointment to Royal College of Occupational Therapists North West Board

Manx Care’s Interim Professional Lead for Occupational Therapy (OT) is undertaking additional training with the Royal College of Occupational Therapy. Once...
Thursday, 17 November 2022

Manx Care condemns abusive behaviour towards staff in health and care settings

Manx Care is condemning abusive behaviour towards health and care workers across the Island, and is asking the public to be kind to them, regardless of the...
Tuesday, 15 November 2022

Manx Care encourages the public to ‘choose well’ with regard to healthcare support

A number of seriously and critically ill patients have been admitted to Noble’s Hospital across the last 24 hours, leaving the Urgent and Emergency Care teams...
Tuesday, 15 November 2022

Rob Callister MHK replaced as Minister for Health and Social Care

Rob Callister MHK has left the Council of Ministers and his role as Minister for Health and Social Care (DHSC) with immediate effect. The Chief Minister Alfred...
Thursday, 10 November 2022

Manx Care reminds public of help available from MCALS

Manx Care is reminding members of the public to contact the Manx Care Advice and Liaison Service (MCALS) for information, support and guidance. MCALS is a...
Friday, 4 November 2022

New report will monitor winter respiratory illnesses

A new weekly report will monitor the levels of respiratory illness on the Island this winter. The report will highlight the rates of respiratory illnesses such...
Friday, 4 November 2022

‘Lift up your everyday’ for Occupational Therapy Week 2022

Manx Care is marking national Occupational Therapy (OT) Week with a series of information and advice roadshows across the Island. The theme this year is ‘Lift...
Friday, 4 November 2022