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NHS health checklist prepares people for winter

NHS health checklist prepares people for winter

People living with one or more long term health conditions are the focus of a new NHS Self Care campaign this winter.

On the spot tests for patients with suspected serious lung condition

On the spot tests for patients with suspected serious lung condition

Patients in Leicester who could be at risk of developing a serious lung condition will be made aware of the signs and symptoms through a new campaign.

Patients over 40 invited for lung check

Patients over 40 invited for lung check

Patients in Leicester city are set to benefit from a simple test that will pick up signs of a serious lung disease.

City CCG Board approve extension of telehealth pilot scheme

City CCG Board approve extension of telehealth pilot scheme

More patients with a serious lung condition in Leicester are set to benefit from an innovative scheme which more than halved the number of hospital admissions relating to patients with COPD over the past 19 weeks.

Meet the GPs in charge of health at voting health event

Meet the GPs in charge of health at voting health event

Residents in Leicester will have the opportunity to meet GPs from the Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) when they attend a public voting event on 2nd March. This marks the final part of an £80,000 new project called Health in your hands which aims to prevent and tackle lung disease in city communities.

Vote for your favourite lung project

Vote for your favourite lung project

Residents are invited to attend a public voting event on 2nd March. This marks the final part of an £80,000 new project called Health in your hands which aims to prevent and tackle lung disease in city communities.

Patients benefit from mobile lung device

Patients benefit from mobile lung device

Patients are set to benefit from a gadget which aims to detect more people who are at risk of developing a serious lung condition and will be carried by a team of stop smoking advisors in the city.

Deadline extended on Leicester lung disease project

Deadline extended on Leicester lung disease project

People in Leicester have an extra seven days to send in their ideas for new ways to prevent and manage lung disease in the city after Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group extended the application deadline for its innovative Health in your hands initiative.

Putting your health in your hands

Putting your health in your hands

Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group is leading the way in patient choice as it launches an innovative scheme that gives people the opportunity to bid for pots of cash to fund ideas for fighting lung disease as part of a new £80,000 initiative.