An introduction to NHSCC

NHS Clinical Commissioners is the membership organisation of clinical commissioning groups. Our job is to help you get the best healthcare and health outcomes for your communities and patients.

We’re giving you a strong, influencing voice from the frontline to the wider NHS, national bodies, government, parliament and the media. We’re building new networks where you can share experience.

Read our infographic which busts some of the myths around CCG finances.


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10 May 2016

NHSCC and Hunter Healthcare report launch new report 'What makes a top clinical commissioning leader?'

Clarity about the future of the commissioning system, a commitment to developing GP leadership, and improved leadership programmes, have been identified as critical to supporting current and prospective clinical commissioning leaders, in our new report with Hunter Healthcare.

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09 May 2016

NHSCC responds to NHS Providers and HFMA report on mental health funding

Responding to the NHS Providers and Healthcare Financial Management Association report ‘Funding mental health at local level’ Dr Phil Moore, Chair of the NHS Clinical Commissioners Mental Health Commissioners Network said:

“Clinical commissioners are serious and ambitious about improving mental health services and achieving parity of esteem for patients, carers and local populations. Mental health trusts provide invaluable and critical services but it must be recognised that mental health service provision is wider than trusts.”

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11 May 2016

NHSCC Finance Forum Event

NHSCC will be hosting the inaugural full meeting of the finance forum on Wednesday 11 May at the Grand Connaught Rooms London.

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15 June 2016

NHS Confederation annual conference & exhibition 2016

The NHS Confederation conference is the largest and most influential annual meeting point for the NHS and UK health and care sector. This year’s conference will focus on the huge effort that is underway in the NHS, and wider UK health and care system, to transform care for patients. NHSCC will be delivering a number of sessions at the event.

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17 June 2015

Core Cities Network meeting June 2015

The Core Cities Network is made up of CCGs in Nottingham, Leeds, Sheffield, Bristol, Newcastle, Birmingham, Liverpool and Manchester.

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NHSCC Tweets

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RT @DGFoord: New report out today from @NHSCCPress on The Role Of The Nurse On The CCG Governing Body @WeNurses @We
Read our new report showing the positive impact that #nurses on #CCG governing bodies are making locally
RT @manpreetbains_1: Imp of developing “managerially intelligent clinicians” & “clinically intelligent managers” @…
RT @NHSC_conference: We have some great speakers at #confed2016, see what is happening during your visit. https://t…
RT @Macmillan_CS: @NHSCCPress published report on qualities & skills needed to be a clinical lead and a managerial lead in a #CCG https://t…