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All NHS organisations in Lincolnshire have been affected by a ransomware cyber attack

**Please click here to read the latest updated infomration and advice regarding accessing NHS services following the cyber attack**

There is no evidence that any patient data has been accessed.

Please do not use A&E unless it is a life-threatening emergency. If you feel unwell you should contact NHS 111.
 
You should visit or call your pharmacy as usual for prescriptions and minor illnesses. Please do not use urgent care services to access prescriptions.
 
We will continue to assess the situation over the weekend and will provide further updates as and when.

May is National Walking Month

During May, which is National Walking Month, whether you decide to walk the kids to school, walk to work or simply head a bit further whilst taking the dog out, it all counts towards a healthy heart and healthier lifestyle by increasing energy, reducing stress and improving sleeping patterns.

World Asthma Day

Asthma is a common long-term condition that can cause coughing, wheezing, chest tightness and breathlessness and South West Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group is raising awareness of the condition on World Asthma Day, today 2 May 2017.

Public Invited to Governing Body Meeting

Patients and the public are invited to the next Governing Body Meeting in public of NHS South West Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), which will take place on Wednesday, 26 April 2017 from 11.00am at the New Life Conference Centre, Mareham Lane, Sleaford NG34 7JP. 

Plan ahead if you're going away this Bank Holiday

We all look forward to a long weekend over the May Day weekend and for many of us, it’s a time to catch up with family and friends, do a spot of DIY or even head to the coast.  For those of us with a long term condition, such as asthma, diabetes, COPD or cardiovascular disease, a little preparation goes a long way.

Plan ahead if you are going away this Easter

We all look forward to a long weekend over the Easter period.  For many of us, it’s a time to catch up with family and friends, do a spot of DIY or even head to the coast.  For those of us with a long term condition, such as asthma, diabetes, COPD or cardiovascular disease, a little preparation goes a long way.