A meeting of the Durham Dales Primary Care Trust
on September 20 will decide the way forward.
Durham Dales Primary Care Trust
will hand out the Making A Difference awards to staff who help to improve the quality of patient care in the area.
Joanne Raine from Durham Dales Primary Care Trust
in Bishop Auckland took the best female overall award.
Organised by the school, Durham Dales Primary Care Trust
and the County Durham and Tees Valley Strategic Health Authority, it is one of five events taking place in secondary schools in the area.
THE Stop Smoking Project of the Durham Dales Primary Care Trust
has helped 623 smokers to kick the habit over the last six months.
Health promotion specialist Ken Ross, from the Public Health Department at the Durham Dales Primary Care Trust
, will run the New Balance Running Fitness Race, which starts in the Market Place and finishes in the grounds of the Bishop of Durham's residence, Auckland Castle.
HEALTH bosses at Durham Dales Primary Care Trust
are launching a new phase of a project to help patients with long-term conditions manage their illnesses.
The target has been set out by Durham Dales Primary Care Trust
in its new Oral Health Strategy, which has been drawn up in preparation of a new contract for NHS dentists which comes into force in April.
Practices in the Durham Dales Primary Care Trust
(PCT) now have the facility to allow their patients to book appointments through the Internet, at any time of day or night.
Health watchdogs from Durham Dales Primary Care Trust
, environmental health officers from Wear Valley District Council and staff from the Health Protection Agency have been working to investigate the outbreak in and around Bishop Auckland.
The project, organised by the Durham Dales Primary Care Trust
health improvement team, school nurses and Gay Advice Darlington, will hold events throughout the week in partnership with Bishop Auckland College, Education in the Community and local secondary schools.
DURHAM Dales Primary Care Trust
is looking for a member of the local community to serve as chair of its board.