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Leicester City CCG sees highest patient referrals to innovative diabetes prevention education programme

Leicester City CCG sees highest patient referrals to innovative diabetes prevention education programme

More than 1300 patients in Leicester identified at risk of developing type 2 diabetes have benefitted from tailored support through the Healthier You: NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme (NHS DPP), figures significantly higher than any other clinical commissioning group in the East Midlands.

City CCG announces highest ever diagnosis of Dementia

City CCG announces highest ever diagnosis of Dementia

A 12 month drive has seen Leicester GP practices diagnose a significantly higher number of dementia patients than the UK national average, exceeding the local target and beating its own diagnosis rates from last year.

CCG focus on vulnerable young carers to ensure they get the support they need to stay well

CCG focus on vulnerable young carers to ensure they get the support they need to stay well

To mark Carers Week Leicester City CCG, The Carers Centre and Bernardo’s have launched a fresh initiative to identify as many young carers as possible so that they can be given the health support they need.

Women asked for their views as part of cervical screening drive

Women asked for their views as part of cervical screening drive

Women in Leicester are being asked for their views about the current cervical smear test process as figures show that fewer women in Leicester are having their cervical smear test compared to women in the rest of the UK.

Public invited to Leicester City CCG’s Primary Care Commissioning Committee meeting

Public invited to Leicester City CCG’s Primary Care Commissioning Committee meeting

Members of the public are invited to attend the next Primary Care Commissioning Committee meeting, hosted by Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

The search for new providers of care for six city practices begins

The search for new providers of care for six city practices begins

A bidding process is set to get underway to find new providers to deliver healthcare to thousands of patients at eight current city GP practices.

CQC identifies improvements at Leicester GP practice

CQC identifies improvements at Leicester GP practice

England’s Chief Inspector of General Practice has welcomed improvements in the quality of services provided by Groby Road Medical Centre in Leicester.

Four health care assistants who secured Nursing Associate places as part of new national pilot have started their first placement

Four health care assistants who secured Nursing Associate places as part of new national pilot have started their first placement

Four healthcare assistants in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland have been successfully recruited onto a new national training pilot programme and have begun their first placement this month.

Provision of two specialist GP practices in Leicester

Provision of two specialist GP practices in Leicester

NHS Arden and Greater East Midlands CSU (AGCSU) on behalf of NHS England Midlands & East (Central Midlands), NHS Leicester City CCG and NHS East Leicestershire and Rutland CCG (referred to as The Commissioners from this point onwards) are inviting suitably qualified and experienced Providers to deliver the Specialist GP services within Leicester City and […]

Provision of APMS Services for Merlyn Vaz GP Practice and Healthcare Hub

Provision of APMS Services for Merlyn Vaz GP Practice and Healthcare Hub

NHS Arden and Greater East Midlands CSU (AGCSU) on behalf of NHS England Midlands & East (Central Midlands) is inviting suitably qualified and experienced providers to deliver GP services in Leicester for Merlyn Vaz GP Practice and Healthcare Hub.