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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 […]

Half a million covid-19 vaccine doses given across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Half a million covid-19 vaccine doses given across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

NHS leaders in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) have praised the efforts of everyone involved in the local Covid-19 vaccine programme, as the half a million milestone was reported today.

Health services over the Easter weekend

Health services over the Easter weekend

This Easter weekend (April 2nd to 5th) the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is advising local people that, although GP practices will be closed, other health services are still open for anyone that needs medical assistance.

Further drop-in vaccination sessions on offer at Peepul Centre, Leicester

Further drop-in vaccination sessions on offer at Peepul Centre, Leicester

Following the success of recent drop-in Covid vaccination sessions at Leicester’s Peepul Centre, two further drop-in sessions have been arranged.

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 […]

Covid vaccine drop-in clinics this Sunday and Monday at the Peepul Centre

Covid vaccine drop-in clinics this Sunday and Monday at the Peepul Centre

Eligible people living in Leicester can get the covid vaccine at two drop-in clinics this Sunday and Monday at the Peepul Centre.

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 […]

More locations for over 50s to book Covid vaccine

More locations for over 50s to book Covid vaccine

People aged 50 and above are now being invited to book for their Covid vaccine and the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland has made available a choice of locations where they can book.

New vaccine centre opens in Loughborough

New vaccine centre opens in Loughborough

A new vaccine centre is being opened to the public at Loughborough Hospital this week.