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Residents aged 45 and over urged to come forward for Covid-19 vaccinations

Residents aged 45 and over urged to come forward for Covid-19 vaccinations

From this week anyone aged 45 and over can book in for their Covid-19 vaccination as the programme continues to roll out. In addition, the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) is continuing to urge all local residents in eligible groups that are yet to have their first dose of the vaccine to book […]

A message from your local NHS to mark the anniversary of the first Coronavirus lockdown

A message from your local NHS to mark the anniversary of the first Coronavirus lockdown

Dear friends of the NHS, This time last year the country entered its first lockdown as the severity of the Coronavirus threat began to emerge. Little did we know just how challenging the following 12 months would be for all of us. By this point in 2020 we had already seen our first local cases […]

More locations for over 50s to book Covid vaccine

More locations for over 50s to book Covid vaccine

People aged 50 and above are now being invited to book for their Covid vaccine and the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland has made available a choice of locations where they can book. Use the links and process below to book at a Hospital Hub: Glenfield Hospital Leicester General Hospital Leicester Royal Infirmary Loughborough […]

Covid vaccination available for limited period for priority groups at three hospital sites

Covid vaccination available for limited period for priority groups at three hospital sites

People who are currently a priority for covid vaccinations are being invited to book a vaccination at one of three hospitals sites. The move will help us achieve our target of vaccinating everyone in the top four priority groups by mid-February and make the best use of all vaccines available to us. Eligible people in […]

Thousands to be jabbed at large scale vaccination centre from tomorrow

Thousands to be jabbed at large scale vaccination centre from tomorrow

Thousands of patients are expected to be vaccinated against Covid-19 at a new vaccination centre at the Peepul Centre in Leicester. The site was one of 33 announced this week and will begin vaccinating members of the public from tomorrow. A local GP vaccination site for patients has already been operating from the Peepul Centre […]

Eligible patients invited to book COVID-19 vaccine this week

Eligible patients invited to book COVID-19 vaccine this week

Eligible patients in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are being invited to book a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as possible for this week. The local NHS is offering 1,000 appointments a day and is very keen to ensure that all eligible people who have not yet had a vaccine invitation have a chance to book this […]

Every GP practice across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland now providing Covid-19 vaccinations for patients

Every GP practice across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland now providing Covid-19 vaccinations for patients

From this week all 132 GP practices across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) will now be providing either the Pfizer-BioNTech or Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccinations to all eligible patients through their local primary care network

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland stakeholder bulletin #27

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland stakeholder bulletin #27

Issued on behalf of the NHS in LLR. Date of issue: 11th September 2020 Through these bulletins we will keep you updated on the latest news in the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. If you have any questions or would like to ask about a topic please email us at: PressOfficeLLRCCGs@leicestershire.nhs.uk Help to protect […]

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19): Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland stakeholder bulletin #26

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19): Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland stakeholder bulletin #26

Through these bulletins we will keep you updated on the latest news in the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.  If you have any questions or would like to ask about a topic please email us at: PressOfficeLLRCCGs@leicestershire.nhs.uk NHS Help for you this August bank holiday This August bank holiday (Monday 31st August), the NHS […]

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19): Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland stakeholder bulletin #25

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19): Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland stakeholder bulletin #25

Issued on behalf of the NHS in LLR Date of issue: 21st August 2020 Through these bulletins we will keep you updated on the NHS response to Coronavirus in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. We will try to ensure you have the latest information, but as you are aware the situation is rapidly changing. If you […]