NHS Lincolnshire CCG has just published the final Annual Reports and Accounts documents for the previous four Lincolnshire CCGs – Lincolnshire East, South Lincolnshire, South West Lincolnshire and Lincolnshire West. These organisations ceased to exist on 1 April 2020 following the formation of a single CCG for the County. Continue reading “Annual Report and Accounts 2019/2020”
Most of us welcome hot weather, but when it’s too hot for too long there are health risks. However, you can avoid feeling uncomfortable or unwell by making sure you are prepared for summer. Continue reading “A day out – sun care/self-care”
Whether you’re going on a staycation or simply spending time outdoors in the sun, high temperatures and close humidity can affect your health if you have a long-term condition, such as diabetes. Continue reading “Diabetic? Don’t let the HEAT spoil your fun in the sun”
Pollen counts are high! Hay fever is the most common seasonal allergy, affecting one in five of us at some point in our lives, and the symptoms can make life very difficult for sufferers. It can come and go at any time in life so for those that haven’t had it before it can take us by surprise. Continue reading “Don’t let hay fever get you down this summer – see a pharmacist for advice”
Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has confirmed that its next Board meeting, will be held on Wednesday 24 June at 9.30 am. The meeting will be held virtually as a Live Event, as in previous months, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, and that members of the public will be able to join the meeting virtually. Continue reading “June Board meeting to be held virtually”
The NHS in Lincolnshire and Public Health England (PHE) are extremely well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public as normal.
Lincolnshire has further bolstered its commitment to mental health with the launch of a new confidential mental health and emotional wellbeing helpline. Continue reading “New mental health helpline launched across Lincolnshire”
NHS Blood and Transplant are working with the rest of the NHS to keep supplying lifesaving blood to hospitals during the coronavirus pandemic. Continue reading “Giving Blood”