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Next AGM of the NEL CCG Governing Body

The next AGM of the Governing Body is taking place at 2.00pm on Thursday 16th September, 2021 and will be live streamed via Teams. Members of the public are welcome to join the meeting. A link to the meeting can be found here Please click here to access the papers for the meeting. If you have any queries, please contact helen.askham@nhs.net

Benefits of having online appointments or a phone call with your GP practice

Many patients discovered the benefits of talking to a GP over the phone or online during Lockdown. GP appointments from home can save you time and mean you don’t have to go out if you are feeling under the weather. Where appropriate, patients will still be offered this kind of appointment. All local healthcare services are extremely busy at the [...] Read more

Your bank holiday healthcare needs covered this weekend

Over the summer bank holiday GP practices in North East Lincolnshire will not be open, but there's still expert advice and treatment available if you or a member of your family becomes ill or injured during the long weekend. If it’s not an emergency but you need urgent health advice then you should contact NHS 111 which is available 24 hours a [...] Read more

Parents urged to look out for severe respiratory infections in young children amid rising cases

Parents in Humber, Coast and Vale are being urged to look out for signs of severe respiratory infections among young children amid a rise in out-of-season cases. Health services in Hull, East Yorkshire, North Lincolnshire, North East Lincolnshire, York and North Yorkshire, which are particularly busy as they juggle the demands of Covid-19 and [...] Read more

COVID vaccination recommended for all pregnant women by local midwives and doctors.

Midwives and doctors in North East Lincolnshire are strongly recommending all pregnant women have their COVID vaccination. Having both doses of the vaccination offers the best protection against COVID. Catching COVID can cause problems with pregnancy. Women with COVID are 2 to 3 times more likely to have their babies early than women without [...] Read more

Next NEL CCG Primary Care Commissioning Committee

Members of the public are welcome to attend the NEL CCG Primary Care Commissioning Committee which looks at the functions and issues relating to the Commissioning of Primary Care Medical Services. The meeting is taking place via Microsoft Teams at 11am on Tuesday 10th August 2021 Papers will be available one week prior to the meeting - to access [...] Read more

Please continue to wear a face mask and follow social distancing rules in healthcare settings

Patients entering GP surgeries across the Humber are being reminded they should continue to wear a face mask and follow social distancing rules. Covid restrictions will end in most settings in England from Monday, 19 July. However, as infection rates rise significantly across the region, health bosses in the Humber are reiterating the message that [...] Read more

NHS Patients, staff and visitors must continue to wear face coverings in healthcare settings

England’s Chief Nurse has today reminded the public that everyone accessing or visiting healthcare settings must continue to wear a face covering and follow social distancing rules. Covid restrictions will end in many settings in England from Monday. However, Public Health England’s infection prevention control guidelines and hospital visiting [...] Read more

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