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Learn how to take care of your health for life this Self-Care Week (13th to 19th November 2017)

Learn how to take care of your health for life this Self-Care Week (13th to 19th November 2017)

The NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is launching a campaign this Self-Care Week to build patients’ confidence in preventing and treating minor illnesses themselves.

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.

Diagnostic service to be offered at healthcare hub in next phase of pilot

Diagnostic service to be offered at healthcare hub in next phase of pilot

Patients will soon be able to receive a range of diagnostic services, as well as even longer opening times, at one of Leicester’s GP led healthcare hubs, as the next phase of a successful pilot begins.

Detailed health needs assessment informs final stage of Leicester City ASSIST service and homeless service planning

Detailed health needs assessment informs final stage of Leicester City ASSIST service and homeless service planning

Following extensive feedback from patients that are registered at the Leicester City ASSIST Service and the homeless service, health and social care services and members of the voluntary sector, a decision has been taken to continue to provide a specialist service to meet the unique needs of the homeless and asylum seeker groups in Leicester City in 2017.

Four new healthcare hubs open for business

Four new healthcare hubs open for business

Four healthcare hubs that provide Leicester City patients with additional GP and nurse appointments during evenings, weekends and bank holidays, are now all open for business.

GP services available in Leicester over the bank holiday

GP services available in Leicester over the bank holiday

If you need health care during the August bank holiday make sure you find the right service for your needs.

New NHS drive to help patients find the right care first time

New NHS drive to help patients find the right care first time

NHS organisations in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland have joined forces in a new drive to help patients find the right care first time.

Get the right health care at the right time over the Easter weekend

Get the right health care at the right time over the Easter weekend

Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) wants to ensure that people who need health care over the long Easter weekend are able to find the right service for their needs.

NHS provides information on range of health services available for the public

NHS provides information on range of health services available for the public

Information to help members of the public access the right NHS care at the right time will be given out across the City, County and Rutland this month.

Choose Better this Bank Holiday weekend

Choose Better this Bank Holiday weekend

Families are being urged to ‘Choose Better’ this Bank Holiday weekend and avoid A&E unless absolutely necessary.