Our programmes

Across Cheshire and Merseyside we are co-ordinating a number of key programmes of work to help improve people’s health and their experiences of care.

Ageing Well

Urgent community response, enhanced health in care homes and helping people with complex needs stay healthy.

Beyond Programme (children and young people)

Healthy weight, emotional wellbeing, respiratory health, and care for people with a learning disability and autism.


Initiatives focussed on prevention and early intervention, population health and creating stable services.


Improving treatment targets, multi-disciplinary footcare teams in all places, specialist nursing and flash glucose monitoring.


Includes all diagnostic tests including, pathology, imaging, endoscopy, screening programmes, cardio, respiratory, neurophysiology and more.


Tackling digital exclusion, driving integration of care records and population health management, systems to support transformation including; remote monitoring, digital primary care and digital social care, cyber security and service recovery plans to improve treatment times.

Elective Recovery

Reducing waiting lists, restoring services to pre-COVID levels, and embedding sustainable services.

Making outpatient appointments work for you

To help patients stay in control of their outpatient appointment, the region’s hospitals offer a range of options which make it easier for them to access services in a way that fits their lives. 

Medicines and Pharmacy

Reducing unwanted variation and creating equitable service provision across Cheshire and Merseyside.

Mental Health

Community mental health, crisis care, psychological therapies, maternal and perinatal mental health, support for our workforce.


Building on new clinical pathways and increasing the range of services to improve population health.

Palliative and End of Life Care

For adults, children and young people to live well, before dying in peace and with dignity, in the place they would like to die, supported by the people important to them.

Population Health

Improving population health and healthcare, tackling health inequalities, and improving outcomes and access to services.


Quality assured diagnostic spirometry, pulmonary rehab and psychological support to manage respiratory disease.


Reducing the number of strokes in Cheshire and Merseyside by focusing on prevention, reducing health inequalities, improving access and community rehabilitation.

Women's Health and Maternity

Transforming and improving support for women’s health, improving wellbeing, life chances and outcomes for women and babies.