Published on:31st December 2021
With the push to get everyone aged 18 and over (16 and over with a health condition that puts you at high risk of getting seriously ill from covid) boosted having gained significant momentum across the county…
Published on:22nd December 2021
Lincolnshire’s Children and Young People Complex Needs Service (formerly known as the Future4Me Health Team) have won a national Children and Young People Now Award for their work on mental health and…
Published on:20th December 2021
A free shuttle bus service is being introduced in both Lincoln and Boston, to transport people up to the Lincolnshire Showground and the Princess Royal Sports Arena Mass Vaccination Centres for their COVID…
Published on:16th December 2021
People across Lincolnshire are being strongly urged to ‘get boosted’ before Christmas, in response to the exceptionally quick spread of the Omicron COVID-19 variant.
Published on:14th December 2021
Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Sunday that everyone aged 18 and over will have the opportunity to book a covid booster by the end of December, the NHS in Lincolnshire is pulling out all the…
Published on:10th December 2021
Pharmacy teams have unique roles where they work both in our local pharmacies and also within local surgeries. This makes them ideally placed to care for patients and provide accessible advice to their…
Published on:9th December 2021
In England, around 10,000 patients are in hospital who don’t need to be there but can’t or haven’t been discharged. The impact of this is often felt in A&E departments that have people they need to admit, but…
Published on:8th December 2021
It’s often quoted that one in four of us will have mental health issues in our lifetime but the pandemic has tested that statistic, with the proportion of adults experiencing some form of depression almost…
Published on:7th December 2021
As an NHS we need to encourage patients that need urgent care to use the NHS111 service. By answering a few questions, the patient will end up with a recommendation on what to do next or a ‘disposition’. The…
Published on:26th November 2021
The LPFT Research Team has been named a finalist for ‘Outstanding Achievement by a Team’ at the CRN East Midlands Research Awards 2021. This category provides recognition of the outstanding achievements of…
Published on:25th November 2021
LPFT mental health services in Lincolnshire have been shortlisted for two national awards, recognising teams which make exceptional contributions to the health and wellbeing of children and young people.
Published on:24th November 2021
Lincolnshire residents will benefit thanks to the second rollout of a Health Education England scheme designed to improve the health of a wider range of people.