Coronavirus guidance

If you think you may have symptoms of Coronavirus, follow the national guidance and self-isolate for seven days. We have Introduced a number of measures and changes to help delay the spread of the virus and maintain essential health services for those that will continue to need them during these unprecedented times. If you, or a member of your family has tested positive for Coronavirus, please find resources to aid your/their recovery on our Coronavirus - Supporting your recovery page.

Breast Screening

Breast screening is currently offered at 3-yearly intervals to women aged from 50 up to their 71st birthday in England. Invitations for screening are sent automatically approximately 3 weeks before the appointment time.

Women will be sent a letter and called to either the London Road Community Hospital or to one of the mobile screening vans which are situated in one of 10 sites throughout the region.

Locations for the mobile units are as follows:

  • Alfreton
  • Ashbourne
  • Belper
  • Heanor
  • Hilton
  • Ilkeston
  • Long Eaton
  • Swadlincote
  • Wirksworth