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Coronavirus vaccination – what you need to know:  a public webinar to give the facts and bust the myths

Coronavirus vaccination – what you need to know: a public webinar to give the facts and bust the myths

Senior representatives from the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are holding a question and answer session for the public about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic and the local vaccination programme.

Eligible patients invited to book COVID-19 vaccine this week

Eligible patients invited to book COVID-19 vaccine this week

Eligible patients in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are being invited to book a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as possible for this week.

First local covid vaccine figures released for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

First local covid vaccine figures released for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Figures released by NHS England show that by January 17th 56,317 people in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) had received the Covid-19 vaccine.

An important message from your local NHS regarding coronavirus

An important message from your local NHS regarding coronavirus

Dear friends of the NHS, Your local NHS is currently under immense pressure from the impact of Covid-19. Within our hospitals we are currently treating double the patients with Covid-19 than we did at the height of the first peak. More than a quarter of all our in-patients have the virus. The number requiring intensive […]

Every GP practice across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland now providing Covid-19 vaccinations for patients

Every GP practice across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland now providing Covid-19 vaccinations for patients

From this week all 132 GP practices across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) will now be providing either the Pfizer-BioNTech or Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccinations to all eligible patients through their local primary care network

Covid vaccination progress in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Covid vaccination progress in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Read our latest update about the Covid vaccination programme in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

First independent chair appointed for LLR Integrated Care System

First independent chair appointed for LLR Integrated Care System

Health and Care leaders across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) have today welcomed the appointment of David Sissling as the first independent chair of its emerging Integrated Care System.

Covid-19 vaccinations continue to be rolled out for patients across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Covid-19 vaccinations continue to be rolled out for patients across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Eligible patients registered at GP practices in the North Blaby primary care network (PCN) area will begin receiving their Covid vaccine which will be administered from the Thorpe Astley Surgery on behalf of all the practices in the PCN area.

Covid vaccinations commence in care homes

Covid vaccinations commence in care homes

Residents and staff in three Leicester care homes will receive the first dose of their vaccination against Covid-19 today.

More GP practices to begin Covid vaccinations

More GP practices to begin Covid vaccinations

Eligible patients registered with an additional three GP practices in Leicestershire will begin vaccinating patients from today with the first of two doses of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccination.