Please keep an eye on elderly neighbours and family this winter

North East Lincolnshire CCG is urging people to look out for elderly or more vulnerable neighbours and family during the winter months. When the weather turns cold, elderly people or those who aren’t otherwise fit and well can sometimes find themselves struggling and may not always ask for help. Dr Peter Melton, Clinical Chief Officer at the CCG, [...] Read more

Don’t Slip Up This Winter

North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group as part of their winter health campaign are raising awareness of the risks during bad weather and advising people to take extra care and watch their step. During the winter months the number of recorded accidents due to trips or falls increases so it’s important that residents take precautions, [...] Read more

Cash injection for local health and wellbeing projects

Is your group or organisation working to make a real difference to the health of people in your community? North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) with North East Lincolnshire Council and the local Health and Wellbeing Board want to empower the local community to develop different approaches to health and wellbeing. We are [...] Read more

Living with Diabetes? Share your experiences of care

People with diabetes aged 18-65 and living in the North East Lincs area are being invited to share their experiences to inform a national review. The Care Quality Commission – independent regulator of health and social care services in England, is carrying out a review to explore people’s experience of the support they receive from health [...] Read more

The Right Medicine

A new pilot scheme has been launched in North East Lincolnshire to support people to get the most out of their medicines and make a better recovery. Patients at 12 local GP practices will have access to a clinical pharmacist who will work alongside the doctors and nurses to ensure people always get to see the right health professional for their [...] Read more

Winter can be bad for your health – are you ready for it?

With the clocks going back and the darker nights drawing in, winter is just around the corner and it is the time to start planning for the colder months ahead. Winter can be challenging, especially for those aged over 65 and people who are not otherwise fit and well. However, there are a number of things we can all do to help prepare ourselves for [...] Read more

Next Meeting of the NEL CCG Partnership Board

The next meeting of the Partnership Board is taking place at 2pm on Thursday 12th November 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 us [...] Read more

Remember the 5th November - it's the Home Care Careers Fair!

North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is pleased to announce the North East Lincolnshire’s Homecare Recruitment Fair drop-in event. The event will take place on Thursday 5th November from 10.00am to 3.00pm at the Carers’ Support Centre, 1 Town Hall Square in Grimsby and the public are encouraged to drop-in at any time. The [...] Read more

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