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Emergency response service tackles unnecessary A&E admissions

Emergency response service tackles unnecessary A&E admissions

GPs in Leicester are launching a new scheme which aims to prevent avoidable emergency hospital admissions from care homes and housebound patients.

City CCG Board approve extension of telehealth pilot scheme

City CCG Board approve extension of telehealth pilot scheme

More patients with a serious lung condition in Leicester are set to benefit from an innovative scheme which more than halved the number of hospital admissions relating to patients with COPD over the past 19 weeks.

Public invited to May governing body of Leicester City CCG

Public invited to May governing body of Leicester City CCG

Members of the public are invited to attend the May Governing Body meeting of Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group Board.

Public invited to April Leicester City CCG governing body

Public invited to April Leicester City CCG governing body

Members of the public are invited to attend the first Governing Body meeting of Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group Board since it took on full statutory responsibility for planning and buying many of health services needed by local patients on April 1.

Anticoagulation service for AF patients moves closer to home

Anticoagulation service for AF patients moves closer to home

City patients with a long term heart condition are set to benefit from receiving care from their own GP.

Healthwatch Leicester

Healthwatch Leicester

Starting from 1 April 2013, you will be able to have your say on the services you receive, through Healthwatch Leicester.

Meet the GPs in charge of health at voting health event

Meet the GPs in charge of health at voting health event

Residents in Leicester will have the opportunity to meet GPs from the Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) when they attend a public voting event on 2nd March. This marks the final part of an £80,000 new project called Health in your hands which aims to prevent and tackle lung disease in city communities.

Vote for your favourite lung project

Vote for your favourite lung project

Residents are invited to attend a public voting event on 2nd March. This marks the final part of an £80,000 new project called Health in your hands which aims to prevent and tackle lung disease in city communities.

GPs and nurses keep their finger on the pulse

GPs and nurses keep their finger on the pulse

Patients will receive quicker reassurance about a heart condition and if required appropriate treatment delivered at their own surgery thanks to a new service run by city GPs.

Public invited to first Leicester City CCG Governing Body of 2013

Public invited to first Leicester City CCG Governing Body of 2013

Members of the public are invited to attend the Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group Board meeting.