To coincide with Carers Week 2016, which takes place from 6 to 12 June, GPs in South Lincolnshire are encouraging local carers to look after themselves as well as the people they care for.
During Heart Rhythm Week, June 6 to 12 South Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning group is encouraging people aged over 65 to get their pulse rate checked at their local GP practice.
PPG Awareness Week runs from 6 – 11 June, and aims to promote the role and benefit of PPGs (Patient Participation Groups) to patients, the public and health professionals.
With a bank holiday approaching on Monday 30 May, South Lincolnshire CCG is taking this opportunity to reminding patients to order their repeat prescriptions in plenty of time.
South Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group is supporting Stroke Awareness Month by encouraging residents to adopt a healthy lifestyle such as eating a healthy diet, taking regular exercise, drinking alcohol in moderation and not smoking as these can significantly reduce the risk of having a stroke.
South Lincolnshire CCG is highlighting the signs and symptoms of melanoma during Sun Awareness Week which runs from 9 – 16 May 2016.
During May, which is National Walking Month, whether you decide to walk the kids to school, walk to work or simply head a bit further whilst taking the dog out, it all counts towards a healthy heart and healthier lifestyle by increasing energy, reducing stress and improving sleeping patterns.
South Lincolnshire Supports National Heart Month
South Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has announced its backing of the British Heart Foundation’s National Heart Month, this February.
Advice to patients during the industrial action on 10 February 2016
GP practices in the South of Lincolnshire have formed an alliance which will see them work more closely on the provision of services for all patients registered at a number of practices in South and South West Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group areas.
The NHS in Lincolnshire is inviting anyone who has a story to tell about health or care services to come along and share their experience on Thursday 4th February 1.30-4.30pm at Pilgrim lounge, Boston United Football Club, The Jakemans Stadium, York Street, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE21 6JN.