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Plan ahead for your healthcare needs this Easter bank holiday and know where to go for treatment

You will want to enjoy your long Easter weekend with your family and friends so you need to be prepared for any unexpected injuries or illnesses by having a well stocked medicine cabinet and first aid kit. To help you cope with those minor ailments and manage any long term conditions you need to make sure you have the medicine you need. If you’re [...] Read more

Next meeting of the Joint Co-Commissioning meeting

The next meeting of the Joint Co-Commissioning meeting is arranged for the 20th March 2018, 3.30pm to 4.30pm at Centre4 17A Wootton Rd, Grimsby DN33 1HE in Training room 1. Members of the public are welcome to attend the CCG Joint Co-Commissioning Committee which looks at the functions and issues relating to the Commissioning of Primary Care [...] Read more

Winter - it might not be over just yet so be prepared!

In case the weather predictions are correct and our region is set for a return to winter conditions from this weekend, local GPs are urging patients to make sure they have enough essential medicines at home. As we saw a couple of weeks ago, snow and ice can cause disruption and mean many people can be stuck at home. If you take regular medicine, [...] Read more

National award recognises the use of technology that is improving local wound care

A high tech approach to chronic wound care that is transforming the lives of local people has won a national award. Access to technology means difficult to treat or slow healing wounds can now be expertly assessed remotely and a treatment plan put together that can be carried out by the patient’s own practice nurse. The telecare system has been [...] Read more

Next Meeting of the Governing Body

The next meeting of the Governing Body is taking place at 1.00pm on Thursday 8th March, 2018 at the Social Enterprise Centre, 84 Wellington Street, Grimsby DN32 7DZ. Members of the public are welcome to attend. To access the meeting papers click here To enable the CCG to make any reasonable adjustments to the venue for this meeting, please inform [...] Read more

Next Meeting of the NEL CCG Partnership Board

The next meeting of the Partnership Board is taking place at 2.00pm on Thursday 8th March, 2018 at the Social Enterprise Centre, 84 Wellington Street, Grimsby DN32 7DZ. Members of the public are welcome to attend. To access the meeting papers click here To enable the CCG to make any reasonable adjustments to the venue for this meeting, please [...] Read more

Find out what's happening in local health and care services

Join us at our Way Forward event on March 7th, 1-4.15pm at the Humber Royal Hotel, Grimsby North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust are joining forces to host an event where people in North East Lincolnshire can hear ideas about safe, sustainable and quality health, care [...] Read more

Local hospitals continue to experience winter pressures

Hospitals in Scunthorpe and Grimsby continue to operate under extreme pressure and the local community is being asked to help by: Choosing the most appropriate NHS service, which is not always A&E Refraining from visiting hospital if they are suffering with diarrhoea and/or vomiting until they have been without symptoms for at least 48 hours. [...] Read more

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