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Giving Blood

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NHS Blood and Transplant are working with the rest of the NHS to keep supplying lifesaving blood to hospitals during the coronavirus pandemic.

Following the Government’s announcement, it has been confirmed that blood donation is classed as essential travel under the category of ‘medical need and helping a vulnerable person’.

March Governing Body meeting cancelled

South West Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has confirmed today, Tuesday 24 March 2020, that its March Governing Body meeting, which had been due to be held virtually on Wednesday 25 March has now been cancelled. This decision has been made in response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

What is Tinnitus?

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Following Tinnitus Week, the Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Groups are raising awareness of tinnitus, which is the term for hearing sounds that come from inside your body, rather than from an outside source.

Tips for good hand hygiene

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We may be looking forwards to the tantalising prospect of milder weather, but so are the bugs and germs that thrive in warmer conditions.  With this in mind the Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Groups are encouraging people to wash their hands the way healthcare professionals do.