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26.09.2019

Longer Opening Hours For Minor Injury Services In Melton Mowbray, Oakham And Market Harborough

NHS East Leicestershire and Rutland CCG (ELR CCG), is pleased to announce that minor injury services are now open longer on weekdays in three locations across East Leicestershire and Rutland. New contracts with local GP…

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26.07.2019

Help for people in Leicester to take control of their health

A new NHS campaign is encouraging people in Leicester City to find out how to take control of their health. Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has produced a series of online animations that give…

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26.07.2019

Tell us what you think – prescriptions survey

Healthwatch Leicester and Healthwatch Leicestershire are your local voice for the public in the delivery of health and social care services. As part of our role we carry out evaluations of services to understand the…

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26.06.2019

First Of Its Kind Community Diabetes Village Opens For Patients

People registered with a Leicester GP practice and either living with type 2 diabetes or at risk of developing diabetes will now be able to access a wide portfolio of support services all under one…

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26.06.2019

Healthwatch Leicester And Healthwatch Leicestershire Annual Report 2018/19

Healthwatch Leicester and Healthwatch Leicestershire has released its Annual Report for 2018/19. Over the last year, Healthwatch Leicester and Healthwatch Leicestershire has been in direct contact with 483 individuals who have shared their health and…

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26.05.2019

Last Chance To Have Your Say On How The NHS Should Spend Extra Funding On Health Services In Leicester, Leicestershire And Rutland

People keen to influence the future of the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are being encouraged to make their views known this weekend. The ‘What Would You do?’ campaign was launched in March to…

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26.02.2019

New Plan Unveiled To Support People With Dementia To Live Well

Local health and social care leaders together with voluntary sector organisations in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) have unveiled new plans for supporting people with dementia and their carers. In the UK, one person develops…

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26.01.2019

Health – Personal Impact On Cancellations Of Treatment Or Appointments

Have you had a hospital appointment or treatment cancelled or re-scheduled? Did you feel the impact on you as a person was considered? As the pressure builds in our health services, other than a busy…

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