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Your local NHS wants you to be prepared this summer

NHS clinicians in Hull and East Riding are encouraging people to be look after their health in the hot weather as heatwaves hit our region. The very young, older people and those with serious or long-term illness, including heart or lung conditions, diabetes, kidney disease, Parkinson’s disease or some mental health conditions, are all groups who are most susceptible to the risk of health problem [...]

Patients across the Humber reminded to follow safety measures and get vaccinated

Patients entering GP surgeries across the Humber are being reminded they should continue to wear a face mask and follow social distancing rules. Covid restrictions will end in most settings in England from Monday 19 July. However, as infection rates rise significantly across the region, health bosses in the Humber are reiterating the message that both staff and patients must continue adhering to [...]

Framed plaques handed over to Holderness Health GP practice

Representatives from East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) last week, 23 June 2021, officially handed over two plaques to the local GP practice in Withernsea. The plaques recognise that, since 1922, three generations of the Fouracre family have been senior partners and family doctors working in Withernsea.  As well as being local GPs, Dr SF Fouracre was the Chief Medica [...]

Have a say and join the conversation working towards a healthy Bridlington

Public service organisations across East Riding of Yorkshire, the East Riding Place Partnership, are working together to create opportunities for change to improve the health and wellbeing of people living in and around Bridlington. As part of the work, they are encouraging local people to get involved, join in the conversation and have their say on the plans. John Skidmore, Director of adults, H [...]

Help us help you be prepared for the bank holiday weekend

Hull and East Riding residents are encouraged to ensure they are prepared for the upcoming bank holiday, Monday 31 May 2021, and reminded which NHS services will be available. Urgent Treatment Centres (UTC), out of hours GP services and some pharmacies across Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire will remain open. However, GP practices and most pharmacies will be closed on the bank holiday. If you n [...]

East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group’s Quality Team wins prestigious Silver Chief Nursing Officer award

East Riding of Yorkshire CCG is delighted to announce that their Quality Team Nurses have been awarded the prestigious Silver Chief Nursing Officer award. The team received their award today, 29 April 2021 from Ruth May, Chief Nursing Officer for England, at a ceremony held over Teams. Launched in 2019, The Chief Nursing Officer and Chief Midwifery Awards set out to recognise the value of contrib [...]

Digital resource for carers launch

A new digital platform has been created to host a wealth of support, advice and free resources for informal carers in the East Riding who need access to information that is relevant to their situation. The Carers UK Digital Resource for Carers, brings together a number of specially-designed digital products and online resources all in one place to get the best results for carers and help organisa [...]

Help us help you be prepared for the Easter bank holiday weekend

Hull and East Riding residents are encouraged to ensure they are prepared for the upcoming Easter bank holiday weekend, Friday 2 April and Monday 5 April 2021, and reminded which NHS services will be available. Urgent Treatment Centres (UTC), out of hours GP services and some pharmacies across Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire will remain open. However, GP practices and most pharmacies will be cl [...]