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Concerns about 2020 public consultation on hospital reorganisation in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

By Save Our NHS Leicestershire
May 30, 2021

On September 28, 2020, the local Clinical Commissioning Groups, collaborating with University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, began a public consultation on plans to reorganise hospital services in Leicester, Leicestershire, and Rutland. The public consultation was called Building Better Hospitals For the Future (BBHFF) and ended on December 21. Costing over £450million, the plans involve […]

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Leicester NHS bosses publish findings from hospital reorganisation consultation

By Save Our NHS Leicestershire
May 26, 2021

It is astonishing that our local NHS leaders in the Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) have only just published the Report of Findings following last year’s important consultation on the future of the acute hospitals in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (Building Better Hospitals For the Future). This Report of Findings is an analysis of public responses […]

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“As many as 1 in 5 people in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland digitally excluded from consultation”

By Tom Barker
March 14, 2021

Following other correspondents who have questioned NHS leadership decisions, I want to express concern about the decision by local NHS leaders to hold a consultation during a pandemic lockdown when elsewhere in the country such public consultation has been postponed as unsuitable during pandemic restrictions. The pandemic meant the consultation was driven online – which […]

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Save Our NHS Leicestershire: Our record and why we need your support

By Save Our NHS Leicestershire
March 13, 2021

It’s been around 30 months since Save Our NHS Leicestershire was established and we have certainly made ourselves felt in that time. This report from February last year explains our record over the first 18 months of our existence: http://saveournhsleicestershire.org/2020/02/12/save-our-nhs-leicestershire-why-you-should-get-involved/ Since this report was written, however, we have been faced with an historic public health […]

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Health campaigners respond to Leicester NHS Trust’s £46million accounting hole

By Save Our NHS Leicestershire
February 8, 2021

PRESS RELEASE. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. 08.02.2021 Save our NHS Leicestershire is aware that two former NHS bosses have been reported to the Care Quality Commission (CQC) after a £46 million hole was found in 2018-2019 accounts of Leicester’s Hospitals, leaving the trust in the nationally ‘unprecedented’ position of being unable to submit ‘true and fair […]

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