61) 27/8/18 – 8/9/18


Leicester City CCG AGM public meeting, Tuesday 11th September, 11 am at Y Theatre Hall

Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), the organisation responsible for planning and managing most healthcare services for the people of Leicester City, will be holding its Annual Public Meeting (APM) on Tuesday 11th September, 2018.

MPs are set to debate plans for charging people to use the NHS

*Dumbing down of gynaecology as ‘female parts of body used to make babies”, subtitled “NHS report slammed as demeaning to women



 NATIONAL, brief: “Student nurses quit” – one in four

Family’s bid to get Joey life-changing treatment in USA –  about a family fundraising for selective dorsal rhysotomy to try and improve child’s cerebral palsy. He doesn’t meet current NHS criteria for op on NHS.


1st Sept

Healthy advice at surgery’s open day” – Saffron Lane, ‘social prescribing’

31st Aug

NHS trust’s projects up for awards” – Innovation in Chronic Wound Management and Enriched Model of Dementia (care)


NATIONAL, brief: “Metal risk to health” – exposure to heavy metal, heart problems and strokes

Quarter of people in Leicester missing out on free NHS health checks

New figures show that around a quarter of people in Leicester failed to take advantage of a free health test designed to spot early signs of heart disease and diabetes. Recent analysis from …


Watchdog boss faces calls to go” – Charlie Massey, GMC, over Dr Bawa-Garba case

 p. 24 NATIONAL, brief: Young health ‘crisis’” – children’s mental health

 p 27 a long letter by Tom Barker under “Concerns for future of NHS acute services


Private operations on the rise” – due to long NHS waiting time


600 homes may be built on site of city hospital”, subtitled “General to be downgraded”

Leicestershire Partnership Trust: Come and find out about what our services have achieved over the last year and contribute to our future at our Annual General Meeting on Monday 17 September 2018, 2pm-4pm at the NSPCC. More details on our website