Category: Health

  • PROPOSED CHANGES TO MATERNITY AND NEONATAL SERVICES IN LEEDS

    I have received the letter below from the Chief Executive of NHS Leeds CCG in connection with proposed changes to the Maternity and Neonatal Care at Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust. “Dear Councillor Maternity and neonatal services in Leeds consultation I am writing to inform and update you about some proposed changes to maternity and neonatal…

  • ADEL SURGERY, LONG CAUSEWAY

    Please find below the latest update I have received in respect of the GP Surgery on Long Causeway: “Dear Councillor Anderson  We recently provided you with an update regarding Alwoodley Medical Practice’s proposals to carry out a public engagement around the Adel Surgery site. We had indicated that on 14 November, at our primary care…

  • COHENS PHARMACY – TINSHILL LANE

    I have received notice  that Cohens Pharmacy at the top of Tinshill Lane has applied to NHS England to consolidate its business with the Cohens pharmacy on site at Highfield Surgery, Holt Park and operate only from the Highfield Surgery site. The Council’s Health & Wellbeing Board now has 45 days to submit any comments…

  • PROPOSED CLOSURE OF BRANCH SURGERY, ADEL GP PRACTICE – LONG CAUSEWAY

    I have been sent the information below in relation to the application by the GPs who run the practice at Alwoodley (main practice) and Adel (branch): “Dear Councillor Anderson  I am writing to inform you that Alwoodley Medical Centre have formally applied to the Clinical Commissioning Group to go out to engage on the closure of…

  • NHS Volunteering Opportunity

    You may be interested in the information below:  Our 2nd recruitment process for NHS Leeds CCG Volunteers is now open!  We are seeking new recruits to join our existing volunteers to help us ensure that the patient/public voice is represented when NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group is thinking of changing or developing health services and…

  • Summer Health Event in Leeds City Centre (31st July) – Hydration Station

    Hydration Station in Leeds City Centre – 31 July  As part of our efforts to help people stay well this summer, the NHS in Leeds and Leeds City Council have organised an event on 31 July at Lands Lane (outside WHsmith) from 10am to 7pm.   The main focus of the event will be to…

  • GP SURGERY, LONG CAUSEWAY, ADEL

    I refer to past information in respect of the above and would advise that I have received further comments from local residents about the GP Surgery at Long Causeway in Adel potentially closing.  I took this up again with the Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) who are responsible for GP provision in the area and this is…

  • ADEL GP SURGERY, LONG CAUSEWAY

    A number of residents have been contacting me in respect of a rumour they have heard that the Adel GP Surgery on Long Causeway is going to close within the next 12 months. I took this up with the Leeds CCG (Clinical Commissioning Group) who are responsible for GP services across Leeds and they have…

  • DEFIBRILLATOR INSIDE THE CO-OP ON OTLEY ROAD, ADEL

    I am advised that the Co-op store have now installed their own defibrillator inside the store. This was the message I received: “It might be worth letting your contacts know that there is a defibrillator inside the co-op, just to the right as you walk through the door that is available during opening hours – 6am…

  • SUCCESSFUL AGEING

    I have been sent the information below from a local resident: “We are currently looking for volunteers to take part in our experiment (Ethics Reference: PSC-453; Granted: 09/11/2018). Our study aims to determine the relationship between changes in the brains structure and functioning (neuroplasticity) and a persons working memory, sequence learning and attention ability. Characterising…