The patient was being treated at the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle and had underlying health problems.Read the full story ›
Local MP John Stevenson laid the first brick in the multi-million pound facility in Carlisle this morning.Read the full story ›
Police say an investigation into alleged saline bag tampering at Carlisle's Cumberland Infirmary has concluded.
A woman, from Wigton, who was arrested in connection with the investigation, will face no further action.
The decision was made by the Crown Prosecution Service following a police investigation.
Police said North Cumbria University Hospitals Trust worked closely with officers throughout the investigation, which started in January 2017.
Pay on exit barriers to the patient and visitor car parks at Carlisle's Cumberland Infirmary are being introduced next week.Read the full story ›
Inspections at two hospitals found that patients were waiting too long for treatments that led to "serious incidents".Read the full story ›
Plans for a new £30 million cancer treatment centre in Carlisle have been unveiled.Read the full story ›
Emergency stroke treatment for patients in north, west and east Cumbria will take place in Carlisle, health officials have announced.
Plans to develop a hyper-acute stroke unit at the Cumberland Infirmary have been given the final approval by NHS North Cumbria CCG.
The announcement comes alongside a timetable to close all the in-patient beds at Alston, Wigton and Maryport community hospitals in the county.
We are pleased to be able to say that the plans developed around those community hospitals and for stroke services across the north of the county have been thoroughly considered and will bring benefits for our communities.”
Visiting at the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle has resumed after it was suspended for a week due to an ongoing outbreak of norovirus.
North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust made the announcement on Twitter.
Visiting remains suspended on Elm A and B wards.
Sorry, this content isn't available on your device.
Sharon Grierson died in hospital from a lack of oxygen after a breathing tube was accidentally put into her oesophagus.Read the full story ›
The Heart Centre at the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle has reached a milestone of the 100th patient taking part in a five-year study.Read the full story ›