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Our vision is for people in Leicester to live long and healthy lives. As well as the healthcare services we manage, this vision will be achieved by ensuring you have the knowledge and tools to improve your health. This section has been dedicated to doing just that.
We want to help you increase your chances of staying well and to build your confidence in preventing and treating minor illnesses yourself.
Advice to help you cope when the heat just gets too much. Hot weather can cause health problems for some of us, such as older people, young children and those with underlying health conditions.
Find out about the latest campaigns that the CCG is promoting to help improve your health and wellbeing.
Here you will find the latest polices which govern treatment provided for patients that fall into Leicester City CCG’s area.
If your GP needs to refer you for a physical or mental health condition, in most cases you have a legal right to choose which hospital or service you go to. This includes NHS and many private hospitals that provide services to the NHS.
The law on help and support available for vulnerable adults.
This article explains care outside of hospital that is arranged and funded by the NHS, for adults with a “primary health need”. It also explains how to find information on continuing care packages for children and NHS-funded nursing care for adults living in a care home.
This section focuses on children’s health. Here we will update you on new health tools and information on children’s health and health issues.
A personal health budget is an amount of money to support a person receiving NHS Continuing Healthcare to allow them to purchase care that meets their individual needs.
As an NHS patient, you have a choice about how your data is used. On this page we will share some of the ways that your data is used and how you can prevent it from being used in that way.
Leicester City CCG has looked at Leicester’s health needs and has chosen four areas where increased effort will be made. The have been selected because they will have a big impact on helping people to live more healthily for longer. Find out more about these and get advice on improving your health, or supporting your family in these areas.