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North East Lincolnshire

Prescribing of over-the-counter medicines in changing in Humber, Coast and Vale

By | East Riding, Elective Care Programme, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, Scarborough & Ryedale, Uncategorised, Vale of York

GPs in Humber, Coast and Vale will no longer usually prescribe medicines that patients can buy over-the-counter for a range of minor health concerns, including hay fever, coughs and colds, aches and pains and sunburn. Patients are instead encouraged to visit their local pharmacy for advice and treatments. There’s no…

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Every Mum Matters: New mental health awareness campaign for new and expectant mums

By | East Riding, Hull, Maternity, Mental Health, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire | No Comments

A newly-launched campaign is encouraging new and expectant mums in parts of Yorkshire and the Humber region to look after their mental health. The Every Mum Matters campaign www.everymummatters.com launched across Hull and East Yorkshire, North Lincolnshire and North East Lincolnshire today (Monday, 29th April), which also marks the start…

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Views of cardiology or critical care patients sought

By | East Riding, Hospitals, Hull, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, Urgent & Emergency Care | No Comments

Current and former patients are being asked to help shape the future of Humber-based hospital cardiology and critical care services. They are encouraged to share their views at patient focus group events being held in Grimsby and Willerby in late January. The Grimsby patient focus group takes place on Monday,…

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Boost for Mental Health Services Over Winter

By | East Riding, Hull, Mental Health, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, Scarborough & Ryedale, Vale of York | No Comments

Health organisations in Humber, Coast and Vale will receive extra mental health funding totalling more than £165,000 this winter. Eight bids from across the region were successful in attracting further funding from NHS England to offer additional mental health services to help reduce pressure on A&E. The total extra mental…

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‘Hackathon’ planned to find innovative ways to help patients take control of their care

By | Hull, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire | No Comments

North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group is organising a special event for  the 5 and 6 of September to be held at the Bridlington Spa. The event will bring together Local industry, Health, Social Care and Academic organisations to try and solve a real world problem, through a competitive ‘Hack’ style exercise….

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Next step in integration for North East Lincolnshire

By | Collaborative Commissioning, North East Lincolnshire | No Comments

North East Lincolnshire Council and NHS North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group announced a significant step forward in their journey towards integrated commissioning of health and care. In the face of increasing demand and decreasing funding, both organisations recently took decisions to enhance the existing Partnership arrangements which have been…

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