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New mental health and wellbeing provider to deliver IAPT service in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

New mental health and wellbeing provider to deliver IAPT service in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Health leaders in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are strengthening the provision of local mental health services for patients by making it easier to access mental health support as Vita Health Group take over the Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) service, from today Thursday 1 April 2021. The IAPT service, which was previously known […]

First Drop-in vaccination clinic at Leicester City mosque hailed a success

First Drop-in vaccination clinic at Leicester City mosque hailed a success

Health bosses in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are thanking local residents and community leaders who have helped to organise and support the pop-up Covid-19 vaccination clinic that was held at the Al Furqan mosque and community centre in St Matthews, Leicester on Thursday 25 March 2021. Patients and local residents of the St Matthews […]

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 […]

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland gets go-ahead to become Integrated Care System

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland gets go-ahead to become Integrated Care System

NHS England has today confirmed that Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Sustainability and Transformation Partnership’s (STP) application to become an Integrated Care System (ICS) has been approved. The announcement means that the system will formally be designated as an ICS from 1st April 2021 – enabling it to move forward at pace to deliver its full […]

NHS Help for you this August bank holiday

NHS Help for you this August bank holiday

This August bank holiday (Monday 31st August), the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is advising local people that services are open for anyone that needs medical assistance.

Local NHS celebrates national award win for South Asian healthy eating campaign

Local NHS celebrates national award win for South Asian healthy eating campaign

A local healthcare campaign has won a prestigious national award.

Help for you this Bank Holiday

Help for you this Bank Holiday

s the Spring Bank Holiday approaches (Monday 25th May), health bosses in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are advising residents to get medical help if required – and that the NHS is still there for those who need it.

Thank you to nurses in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland this International Nurses Day

Thank you to nurses in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland this International Nurses Day

People in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are being invited by local chief nurses to join in celebrations marking International Nurses Day (Tuesday 12 May) by thanking local nurses for the expert care they deliver 24/7.

Share your experience of health and social care services during the Covid-19 pandemic

Share your experience of health and social care services during the Covid-19 pandemic

We want to know how easy you have found it to access health and care services, especially with the temporary changes that have been made during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Citizens’ Panel: sign up and help improve local health services

Citizens’ Panel: sign up and help improve local health services

Sign up to our Citizens’ Panel, a new online network to gather public views and opinions on a wide variety of health topics, which will be used to help plan services.