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PATIENT LEAFLETS

HERTS VALLEYS CLINICAL COMMISSIONSING GROUP

Service changes and low priority treatments in West Herts

.   A survey is currently underway for views as to whether the NHS should fund:

  • over the counter medication for minor ailments such as paracetamol;
  • gluten-free foods;
  • vasectomies and female sterilisation;
  • elective surgery for patients where they are at-risk and have not improved their lifestyle, for example smokers and obese patients. This does not relate to essential or emergency surgery.

Details are on www.hertsvalleysccg.co.uk.

2.IVF and specialist fertility treatment under the NHS has already been suspended.

3.The following procedures will only be offered on the NHS under exceptional medical circumstances (other medical options will be discussed) :

Hysterectomy

Cataracts

Total hip replacement

Ear grommets for children

Hand surgery such as carpal tunnel, trigger finger and ganglions

Back injections such as epidurals

Total knee replacement

Knee arthroscopy

Minor skin surgery which is not medically indicated

Hernias

Varicose veins

Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy (removal or tonsils and/or adenoids)

 
To print Patient Information Leaflets regarding the above - please go to the following website
PHYSIO EXERCISE LEAFLETS
OTHER
NATIONAL DIABETES PREVENTION PROGRAMME https://preventing-diabetes.co.uk/hertfordshire/
 


 
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