Category: Health

  • ADEL SURGERY – UPDATE ON CURRENT SERVICE PROVISION

    I have received the information below from the Practice Manager at Adel Surgery: “The text below, which is self explanatory, will be displayed on our website from 6pm this evening.  We have explored options to prevent this, but on balance feel it is most important that our staff adhere to, and role model, the government…

  • OFFER OF HELP FOR PRESCRIPTION COLLECTION AND DELIVERY from MANY LOCAL SURGERIES from ADEL PHARMACY

    I have been asked to circulate this letter from Adel Pharmacy offering a prescription collection and delivery service. Any queries please ring Nira at the Pharmacy. During these unprecedented times, Adel Pharmacy would like to serve it’s community by offering to extend its delivery service. To make patients aware of our extended repeat prescription collection…

  • Important Coronavirus Update From First Bus

    i have received the following update from the Managing Director of First Bus: “At First Bus, your safety is our top priority. In the wake of the evolving impacts of coronavirus, we are working with the Government and wider industry to ensure we are following the latest advice to keep you safe on our buses.…

  • ADEL SURGERY – CONSULTATION MEETINGS POSTPONED

    I have received the update below from Adel Surgery re the proposed public consultation events being postponed. “Dear Councillor Anderson You’ll all be aware that health and care services are currently experiencing an unprecedented demand on services due to coronavirus (COVID-19). In addition you’ll be receiving regular briefings outlining how people can stay as safe…

  • CORONAVIRUS – LATEST UPDATE FROM THE COUNCIL – RECEIVED 15TH MARCH

    I have been sent the following information today from the Council, which may be useful or of interest to you: “I thought an update today might be useful given the rapidly developing nature of the situation, with guidance changing regularly and our plans developing accordingly. You’ll have seen the advice and information about COVID-19 in…

  • COVID 19 – HELPING NEIGHBOURS

    You may be keen to be involved in helping out your friends and neighbours during this uncertain time. I have a proforma flyer that can be put through neighbours doors asking if they need help to get in touch. If you would like a copy of this proforma, please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk If you…

  • Dementia Cafe At Elland Road Police Station on the 26th February 1pm to 3pm

    I have received the message below from the Police: “We will be hosting our monthly Dementia café in partnership with South Leeds live at home at Elland road police station from 1pm-3pm on the 26th February. This is open for all elderly Leeds residents so if you want some crime prevention advice over a cuppa…

  • PROPOSED CLOSURE OF ADEL GP SURGERY, LONG CAUSEWAY – CONSULTATION PHASE

    As you will be aware from previous posts the surgery is consulting on closing the Adel branch of the practice. They have provided the following information: “We will be holding two public meetings (one on an evening and one in the afternoon) to give our patients the opportunity to discuss this proposed change with representatives…

  • UPDATE ON ADEL SURGERY, LONG CAUSEWAY

    I emailed the CCG to ascertain what happened at the Committee Meeting on 5th February. Set out below is the reply received. I can confirm that at today’s Primary Care Commissioning Committee approval was given for Alwoodley Medical Centre to progress with a patient engagement exercise relating to its proposals regarding the Adel Surgery site.…

  • PRIMARY CARE COMMISSIONING COMMITTEE – ADEL SURGERY – UPDATE

    The request by the Adel Surgery practice to close the surgery will be discussed at the above meeting on 5th February. I have received the message below: I can now confirm that the papers for the Primary Care Commissioning Committee being held on Wednesday 5 February are now available on our website: https://www.leedsccg.nhs.uk/meetings/primary-care/primary-care-commissioning-committee-4/ – agenda…