Patients and the public are invited to the next Governing Body Meeting in public of NHS South Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), which takes place on Thursday, 25th January 2018, from 2.30pm at the Hardwicke Suite, Eventus, Sunderland Road, Northfields Industrial Estate, Market Deeping PE6 8FD.
In an effort to make prescribing safer, less wasteful and more cost efficient, patients are being advised that the way in which they order repeat prescriptions is changing.
With winter halfway through and spring on the horizon, people across Lincolnshire are being reminded they can buy a wide range of medicines over the counter from their local pharmacy or supermarket, without the need for a prescription.
With more cases of flu being diagnosed across Lincolnshire and the East Midlands, health experts have issued advice and guidance for patients.
A significant proportion of current GP activity is associated with flu and health bosses have now released the information.
People returning to work following time off over Christmas are being urged to help themselves, and their families, when it comes to their health in the New Year.
South Lincolnshire CCG is encouraging people to make small changes this January to improve their health for the future.
South Lincolnshire CCG is promoting Self-care encouraging people take better care of themselves and their family members, especially during the winter months, when seasonal illnesses increase.
There has been an increase in the number of young children with coughs and respiratory illness attending GP practices and A&E departments in Lincolnshire.
Bronchiolitis is a common viral chest infection that affects babies and young children during the winter months. Most cases are mild and clear up in two to three weeks without the need for treatment.
A new DNA (Did Not Attend) campaign to be launched across the south, south west and east of Lincolnshire, will reveal that in excess of 130,000 GP appointments are made and not attended every year.
Parents will have access to antenatal, postnatal and general health and social services all under one roof for the first time when a new maternity hub is launched in Lincoln.