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Health and Wellbeing News

Health and Social Care Minister unveils team’s responsibilities

The four political members of the Department of Health and Social Care have been allocated specific areas of responsibility by the Minister, Kate Beecroft...
Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Patient safety a top priority says Minister

The Minister for Health and Social Care, Kate Beecroft MHK, has reaffirmed the Department of Health and Social Care’s absolute commitment to patient safety,...
Friday, 11 November 2016

Self Care Week roadshow aims to reduce the risk of falls

Self Care Week 2016 is being marked by the Department of Health and Social Care with a Falls Prevention Roadshow at venues across the Island between Monday 14...
Friday, 11 November 2016

Pupils with disabilities benefit from football festivals

Pupils with disabilities developed physical and social skills at recent football festivals run by Manx Sport and Recreation (MSR).  More than 80 pupils from...
Friday, 4 November 2016

Changes to shop at Noble’s Hospital

The shop at Noble’s Hospital will be closed on 5, 6 and 7 November for refitting and stocking of key essential products before reopening as ‘Thie Bee Shop’ on...
Wednesday, 2 November 2016

Hearing dog Dottie wins the affections of St John Ambulance cadets

A group of the Island’s St John Ambulance Cadets recently visited Noble’s Hospital and were given a guided tour around several departments to see behind the...
Tuesday, 1 November 2016

Island committed to educating athletes on anti-doping rules

Local athletes and officials planning to attend next year’s NatWest Island Games will take part in workshops on anti-doping rules this weekend. The ‘Clean...
Monday, 31 October 2016

Final facility at flood-hit NSC reopens on Monday

The all-weather pitch at the National Sports Centre (NSC) will be back in use on Monday (31 October). The artificial pitch was among indoor and outdoor...
Friday, 28 October 2016

Review highlights “extremely good” medical education for junior doctors

The annual review of medical education and training for junior doctors in the Isle of Man has found the opportunities and the level of support provided to be...
Tuesday, 25 October 2016

New director to take forward the work of public health following changes

A change in approach to public health in the Isle of Man is being taken forward with the appointment of a new director at the Department of Health and Social...
Thursday, 20 October 2016
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