Tuesday 27 October 2020
Trust COVID status
We are currently working very hard to ensure we treat as many patients as possible, while ensuring we provide a safe hospital environment.
Today we have 263 patients in our beds who have tested positive for COVID-19, including 22 in intensive care. This means we have more COVID-19 patients in our hospitals now than at the peak of the pandemic in...
Friday 25 September 2020
Advice for patients and visitors as additional restrictions are brought in across Leeds
The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust has issued fresh advice and guidance for patients and visitors today following the announcement that increased social restrictions are expected to be in place...
Monday 29 June 2020
New Grief and Loss Support Service launches
A new support and advice service has launched to help people across West Yorkshire and Harrogate through grief and loss.
The free service, commissioned by West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health...
Wednesday 8 April 2020
Quick fix to increase breathing devices to treat coronavirus
Engineers and scientists at Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust and the University of Leeds have developed a way to turn a sleep apnoea machine into a ventilator to treat people with Covid-19.
Friday 20 March 2020
Leeds Cares launches urgent appeal to support NHS Hospitals
The unexpected arrival of coronavirus is placing continued pressure on our local NHS services in Leeds, following a difficult winter. As the official charity partner of Leeds Teaching Hospitals, Leeds...
Tuesday 17 March 2020
Important information about the coronavirus (COVID-19)
The NHS in Leeds and Public Health England (PHE) are well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to protect patients, our community...
Monday 23 December 2019
Carer Dementia Training Workshops 2020
Are you caring for a family member or friend with dementia?
Carers Leeds is offering 4 free workshops to help carers find out more about:
• Understanding dementia
• Coping with unusual behaviours
Thursday 10 October 2019
How to find help in a mental health crisis
Mental health website, MindWell, has teamed up with Healthwatch Leeds to create an important new resource which will make it easier for people in crisis to find the right help.
The resource is simple,...
Tuesday 20 August 2019
Patients advised to plan ahead for the bank holiday
With the August bank holiday weekend fast approaching, Leeds health professionals are reminding residents to plan ahead to stay well.
Patients with long-term conditions are being asked to make sure they...