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Health and Wellbeing News

Leaflet signals right direction for Patient Transfer

A new information leaflet is set to smooth the way for island patients travelling to the UK for hospital appointments.  The leaflet explains how journeys are...
Monday, 5 March 2018

Vision for new residential care home takes step forward

The project to construct a new, state-of-the-art care home for older residents in Douglas has moved a step forward.  The Department has submitted a planning...
Friday, 23 February 2018

Island hosts international mental health research conference

Developments in mental health research have been centre stage at a three day conference hosted in the Isle of Man, which attracted an international field of...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Event aims to match volunteers with the right opportunity

An event designed to match volunteers with charities and voluntary groups looking for support will take place this month. A recruitment fair will mark the...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Department moves to appoint new NHS dentists

The Department has confirmed it is seeking to commission a new NHS dental provider, following the termination of its contract with Ravat and Ray from 31st March...
Wednesday, 7 February 2018

Support available for people affected by closure of Jack Frost

The Department of Health and Social Care is committed to supporting all those receiving a meal delivery service from Jack Frost, which has announced it is to...
Friday, 2 February 2018

Graduates supported in developing careers with Pathology Department

The Pathology Department at Noble’s Hospital is successfully attracting graduates to return to Manx shores and enabling them to develop their careers close to...
Wednesday, 24 January 2018

Over 300 responses to DHSC consultations

A summary of responses to two Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) public consultations has been published today. The DHSC asked for views on a charter...
Tuesday, 16 January 2018

Public support will inform Active Travel plans

An Action Plan is being drawn up by the Isle of Man Government to encourage more people to be physically active as part of their daily routine. Work to promote...
Tuesday, 9 January 2018

David Ashford MHK appointed as Minister for Health and Social Care

Chief Minister Howard Quayle MHK has today announced the appointment of David Ashford MHK as Minister for Health and Social Care. Mr Ashford, who was elected...
Monday, 8 January 2018
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