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.

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22 September 2016

Welcome focus on collaboration in the NHS planning guidance 2017-2019 but timescales will be challenging

Read the response from our co-chairs Dr Amanda Doyle and Dr Graham Jackson to the NHS planning guidance published by NHS England.

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12 September 2016

New NHSCC report shows how CCGs are tackling the challenges of early intervention in mental health

Today we have launched a new publication which showcases projects that promote early intervention in mental health and draws out tips from the commissioners and practitioners involved in their development and delivery.

Support from the Start: Commissioning for early intervention in mental ill health highlights four projects where CCGs and their partners are tackling the challenge of early intervention.

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01 September 2016

Cuts to public health are in direct conflict with ambitions of NHS Five Year Forward View

Commenting on the Health Select Committee report Public Health Post-2013 – Structures, Organisation, Funding And Delivery Inquiry  published today,  Julie Wood, NHS Clinical Commissioners Chief Executive said:

“The concerns raised by the Health Select Committee around cuts to public health wholly resonate with those of our members.”

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27 September 2016

Core Cities Network Meeting September 2016

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

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28 September 2016

Commissioning in Healthcare 2016

This year we have been working with the organisers of the Commissioning in Healthcare 2016 show, which takes place on 28 September in London and is free for CCGs to attend.

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03 November 2016

NHSCC national members' event: Delivering for local populations

You can book now for the 2016 NHSCC national members’ event.

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RT @UKHealthShow: .@NHSCCPress, @NHSImprovement and @MHCC_ are among the key speakers at #CiH2016 tomorrow at @olympia_london…
Looking forward to #CiH2016 @UKHealthShow tomorrow - #CCGs make sure to stop by stand C338 to say hello!
We've produced a briefing for #CCGs on NHS planning guidance. NHSCC members can sign in to our website & see it here
We've welcomed the focus on collaboration in the NHS planning guidance but cautioned timescales will be challenging
Co-chair @Jacksongraham9 will be talking about the future of clinical commissioning at #CiH2016 -register here #CCGs