South Lincolnshire CCGs is encouraging local people to take part in their routine eye tests, at least once every two years this Glaucoma Awareness Week which takes place between 17 and 23 June 2019.
Today, Friday 14 June, is World Blood Donor Day and as we reach the end of National Blood Donor Week South Lincolnshire CCG continues to encourage people to give blood.
NHS South Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is backing a campaign urging women aged 50 and over to attend regular screenings for cervical cancer. Cervical Cancer Prevention Week, which runs from 10 to 16 June, is a campaign by Jo's Trust Cervical Cancer Trust.
South Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group has announced the award of an Alternative Provider Medical Services (APMS) contract, to initially be based at Johnson Community Hospital, Spalding, to Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust (LCHS).
To coincide with Carers Week 2019, which takes place between 10 and 16 June, GPs in South Lincolnshire are encouraging local carers to look after themselves as well as the people they care for.
During Diabetes Week, which runs from 10 to 16 June 2019, local GPs are raising awareness of the support available in South Lincolnshire, the symptoms to look out for and the things that people can do to reduce their risk of developing the condition.
New peer support groups have been launched in South Holland for people living with diabetes.
During Heart Rhythm Week which takes place between June 3 and 9, South Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group is raising awareness to people over 65 to get their pulse rate checked at their local GP practice.
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, 23 May 2019, from 2.30pm at the Johnson Community Hospital, Spalding Road, Pinchbeck, Spalding PE11 3DT.
Spring bank holiday is approaching on Monday 27 May and with this in mind Lincolnshire CCGs are reminding patients to order their repeat prescriptions in plenty of time.
During this year’s Dementia Action Week (20 – 26 May 2019), people and organisations across the UK will be encouraging everyone to start a conversation with someone who has dementia.