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Roll-out begins for the local Care Record programme

Roll-out begins for the local Care Record programme

People living in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are set to receive better, safer care and treatment, thanks to the introduction of joined-up health and care records.

Don’t be caught short during Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend

Don’t be caught short during Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend

“Be prepared, order early and collect on time” is the advice from the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, as people are reminded to make sure they order their repeat prescriptions early, ahead of the four-day Jubilee weekend

5 on Friday: 13th May 2022

5 on Friday: 13th May 2022

Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. The bulletin will help you to keep up to speed with what is happening in the local NHS.  Please do share with your networks to help us reach as many people as possible. Please give us feedback and tell us […]

‘Don’t delay’, invitees in Leicester are told, as mobile clinic for ground-breaking NHS-Galleri cancer study arrives in town

‘Don’t delay’, invitees in Leicester are told, as mobile clinic for ground-breaking NHS-Galleri cancer study arrives in town

Participants in the world’s largest trial of a revolutionary new blood test, GalleriTM, which can detect more than 50 types of cancer often before symptoms appear, will be starting to arrive for their appointments outside Tesco’s in Hamilton, Leicester, from Monday 16th May.

5 on Friday: 6th May 2022

5 on Friday: 6th May 2022

Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. The bulletin will help you to keep up to speed with what is happening in the local NHS. Please do share with your networks to help us reach as many people as possible. Please give us feedback and tell […]

Dying is a major life event, says the NHS during Dying Matters Week

Dying is a major life event, says the NHS during Dying Matters Week

During Dying Matters Week (2-6 May 2022) the local NHS is encouraging people across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland to talk more openly about dying and to plan ahead for their end of life care.

5 on Friday: 14th April 2022

5 on Friday: 14th April 2022

Welcome to the Easter edition of 5 on Friday  14th April 2022 The Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Groups would like to wish everyone a happy Easter. Hundreds of vax heroes come forward for vital jab Hundreds of children aged 5 years and over have been coming forward for their vital Covid jab, leaving as […]

5 on Friday: 8th April 2022

5 on Friday: 8th April 2022

Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.The bulletin will help you to keep up to speed with what is happening in the local NHS.  Please do share with your networks to help us reach as many people as possible. Please give us feedback and tell us what […]

Health services over the Easter break

Health services over the Easter break

The NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is asking you to be prepared this  Easter weekend.

Will your child be a ‘Vax Hero’ this Easter?

Will your child be a ‘Vax Hero’ this Easter?

Ahead of the Easter break in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, the local NHS is encouraging children aged 5-11 to become ‘vax heroes’, by getting vaccinated against Covid during this holiday period.