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5 on Friday: 3rd December 2021

5 on Friday: 3rd December 2021

3rd December 2021 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 […]

Enderby Leisure Centre to host new urgent care services

Enderby Leisure Centre to host new urgent care services

East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group’s (ELR CCG) Integrated Governance Committee (PCCC) has approved a proposal to introduce urgent care services based in Enderby Leisure Centre.

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland CCGs agree proposals for a joint accountable officer

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland CCGs agree proposals for a joint accountable officer

The three clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) have agreed proposals to appoint a joint accountable officer and management team.

Kibworth practices set to merge

Kibworth practices set to merge

East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group’s (ELR CCG) Primary Care Commissioning Committee (PCCC) has approved Two Shires Medical Practice and Kibworth Medical Centre’s proposal to merge the two practices into one practice.

Local NHS welcomes new Chair

Local NHS welcomes new Chair

NHS East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group (ELR CCG) has welcomed Dr Ursula Montgomery as its new Chair.

Patients back move to reduce prescriptions for minor conditions

Patients back move to reduce prescriptions for minor conditions

Patients in East Leicestershire and Rutland have backed a national initiative which will see prescriptions for minor or self-limiting conditions reduced.

Patients asked for views to shape future of community healthcare services

Patients asked for views to shape future of community healthcare services

People in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are being asked to share their views
on healthcare patients receive at home and in local communities as the local NHS looks to improve community health services.

New urgent care centre to open as local NHS unveils plans to develop out-of-hours healthcare services

New urgent care centre to open as local NHS unveils plans to develop out-of-hours healthcare services

Patients will be able to access an improved range of healthcare services from 1 April 2019, after NHS East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group (ELR CCG) unveiled plans to develop out-of-hours healthcare services in the area.

Members of the public invited to ELRCCG’S AGM

Members of the public invited to ELRCCG’S AGM

Members of the public are being invited to find out about how the local NHS has been performing by attending East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group’s (ELR CCG) Annual General Meeting (AGM).

Patient urges people to use ‘lifeline’ mental health service

Patient urges people to use ‘lifeline’ mental health service

A Rutland-based patient is urging people with mental health problems in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland to use a ‘lifeline’ mental health service.