Monday 7 June 2021
Emergency Departments in Leeds are extremely busy
The Emergency Departments at Leeds General Infirmary and St James’s Hospital are currently extremely busy, with much larger numbers of patients presenting than usual.
The teams have seen an increase in patients attending with illnesses and injuries that are not an emergency and could be treated at a minor injuries unit or with over the counter medicine from a pharmacist.
Monday 17 May 2021
Shape Up 4 Surgery - a new campaign supporting people to get ready for surgery
A new campaign led by Leeds Teaching Hospitals to encourage everyone needing surgery to get in shape, both physically and mentally, to ensure a quicker and faster recovery, has launched...
Thursday 18 February 2021
“Fantastic effort” sees over half a million vaccinated in West Yorkshire
The leader of the West Yorkshire Vaccination programme has paid tribute to the fantastic efforts of GPs, pharmacists and NHS staff, which have seen over half a million of the...
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...
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...
Thursday 3 September 2020
Rise in COVID-19 concern prompts call for city-wide effort in Leeds
Civic leaders and public health officials in Leeds are calling for a city-wide effort to avoid further restrictions being put in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Leeds is expected...
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...
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