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Don’t let the bank holiday catch you out. Get your prescriptions ahead of time!

Don’t let the bank holiday catch you out. Get your prescriptions ahead of time!

Patients in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are being urged to get their repeat prescriptions in good time in preparation for the bank holiday weekend.

People asked for their views on specialist equipment

People asked for their views on specialist equipment

People living in Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland who use specialist mobility and control equipment are being asked to share their views on the services that provide these items.

New provider of urgent care services announced to support patients

New provider of urgent care services announced to support patients

NHS organisations in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland have announced their preferred bidders for a new integrated urgent and primary care service and home visiting service.

Market engagement event: promoting resilience in schools and further education

Market engagement event: promoting resilience in schools and further education

Potential providers to attend a market engagement event in relation to plans to procure a programme to promote resilience in all schools and further education in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Festive reminder for patients to order repeat prescriptions

Festive reminder for patients to order repeat prescriptions

Patients in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are being urged not to leave it too late to order their repeat prescriptions this Christmas.

Have your say on possible changes to availability of paracetamol and gluten-free foods on prescription

Have your say on possible changes to availability of paracetamol and gluten-free foods on prescription

We are investigating ways we can reduce the amount we spend on prescribing items which are also freely available to buy in supermarkets and community pharmacies. Have your say by completing our survey.

Don’t sneeze your way through National Picnic Week

Don’t sneeze your way through National Picnic Week

Summer is a great time for family picnics during National Picnic Week (11-19 June) but they can be blighted by sneezing, runny eyes and itchy skin if there’s a hay fever sufferer in the family.

Innovative EMPOWER to support new diabetes patients

Innovative EMPOWER to support new diabetes patients

From April, people newly diagnosed with diabetes across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) will be offered the opportunity to attend a new education course to help them manage their condition.

AQP for the Cataract Direct Referral Service

AQP for the Cataract Direct Referral Service

Arden and Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit (Arden & GEM CSU) on behalf of Leicester City CCG, West Leicestershire CCG and East Leicestershire and Rutland CCG are seeking suitably qualified and experienced providers for a Cataract Direct Referral Service.

Views sought by local NHS managers on voluntary sector mental health and wellbeing services

Views sought by local NHS managers on voluntary sector mental health and wellbeing services

The three NHS organisations that commission health services across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are reviewing the funding they provide to voluntary and community sector organisations which support people with mental health needs.