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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22 April 2016

Health Select Committee publish report on primary care

Commenting on the Health Select Committee report Primary Care  Julie Wood, NHS Clinical Commissioners Chief Executive who gave evidence to the inquiry said:

“We are pleased to see that the Health Select Committee’s report contains a  number of recommendations that reflect those set out in our written and oral evidence.”

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21 April 2016

NHSCC welcome GP Forward View but caution over competing pressures on CCG budgets

In response to the General Practice Forward View launched today NHS Clinical Commissioners Chief Executive Julie Wood said:

“We welcome the approach taken by the General Practice Forward View which shows a commitment to supporting and funding GPs and sets out a direction for primary care that our members want to see.”

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21 April 2016

NAO report's recognition of the need for improved data on mental health services is welcome

Commenting on the publication of the National Audit Office (NAO) report Mental health services: preparations for improving access, Dr Phil Moore, Chair of the NHSCC Mental Health Commissioners Network said:

“The NAO report’s recognition of the need for improved data to help us understand gaps and see what is really happening on the ground in mental health service provision is welcome.”

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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 @Davewwest: The Commissioner: Messages from CCG leaders... on savings targets, whole system working, integration models…
RT @nhsconfed: .@nhsconfed @nhsproviders @lgacomms & @nhsccpress hosted a joint visit to Dudley tdy – more info here…
RT @nhsconfed: Find out more about how we are sharing the knowledge of the vanguards #futurenhs…
Great to see our guidance with @NAPICU on developing high-quality psychiatric intensive care units on @FabNHSStuff