Improved respite care: An overhaul of Lincolnshire’s respite services could benefit an additional 100 adults with learning disabilities.
Wednesday, March 4
Tuesday, March 3
Marvellous Me: A Lincoln educational arts organisation is touring primary schools in the county with a show raising issues around mental health.
Friday, February 27
Service provider change: NHS England has named new providers for services at two GP practices in Lincoln from April 1.
Wednesday, February 25
Pregnancy drop: The number of teenage pregnancies in Lincolnshire fell consistently in the five years up to 2013, according to new research.
Monday, February 23
Pharmacy refurbishment: A Lincoln pharmacy hopes to offer an improved service to customers after undergoing a healthy living refurbishment.
Thursday, February 19
Home care model: Lincolnshire County Council has proposed to put 70 home care contracts out to competition, decreasing the number of providers and addressing “cost pressures”.
Friday, February 13
Foreign staff leaving: Almost half the foreign nurses recruited for Lincolnshire Hospitals in the last two years have left, health bosses say.
Tuesday, February 10
Weight data: Local Public Health England obesity data is available for the first time, and results indicate 60% of people in Lincoln are overweight or obese.
Sign up to pledge: Ross Pepper urges people in Lincoln to help end the stigma surrounding mental health in his latest column.
Thursday, February 5
Hospital refurb: Building work costing more than £580,000 is being carried out to improve Lincoln County Hospital’s outpatients department.