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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27 April 2017

NHSCC launch new report on excellence in diabetes care commissioning

We have launched a new publication Excellence in commissioning diabetes care showcasing examples of where clinically led commissioning is changing the way diabetes care is commissioned and improving people’s lives. The document draws out lessons from those involved in the projects to share and embed for the future.

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05 April 2017

House of Lords Select Committee report on NHS sustainability highlights the need for true transformation

Responding to the final report from the Lords Select Committee on the Long-term Sustainability of the NHS, Dr Amanda Doyle co-chair of NHS Clinical Commissioners and clinical chief officer of Blackpool CCG said:

“As the Committee recognises, the continued focus on short-term solutions will not deliver a sustainable health system able to cope with the demands placed on it. Only true transformation with a significant reduction in expensive hospital activity and focus on prevention combined with a coherent long-term national workforce strategy will do that.”

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31 March 2017

NHS Clinical Commissioners responds to Next steps on the NHS Five Year Forward View

Commenting on the NHS’ Next steps on the NHS Five Year Forward View Dr Graham Jackson, Co-chair NHS Clinical Commissioners and Clinical Chair of NHS Aylesbury Vale CCG said: “We welcome the next iteration of the Five Year Forward View and are pleased to see recognition of how far clinical commissioning has come since its publication in 2014. Strong strategic clinical commissioning is critical if we are to do our best for patients and communities and it must continue to be supported.

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09 May 2017

Webinar: The Changing Commissioning Landscape

This webinar will give members the opportunity to hear and discuss the findings of NHSCC’s recent research on CCG perceptions and experiences of how the commissioning landscape is evolving. Members can also hear how to make sure they are remaining compliant with current legislation as they find new innovative ways of working more collaboratively with others across health and social care.


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10 May 2017

Finance Forum annual event: Moving towards strategic commissioning

The NHSCC Finance Forum will be holding its annual event on Wednesday 10 May in London. This will bring together CFOs in CCGs from across the country to discuss shared challenges and solutions and engage with national decision makers on key issues related to CCG finances.

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07 June 2017

Mental health in primary care

We will be holding an event in partnership with the King’s Fund and Royal College of Psychiatrists on mental health in primary care.

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Read how @NHSBuryCCG & partners are improving care for #diabetes patients in their area in our latest report
Find out more in our new report about @SurreyDownsCCG work with GPs and paramedics to improve #diabetes care
RT @TheKingsFund: Our event with @NHSCCPress will explore the key factors to consider when making difficult commissioning decisions https:/…
RT @HealthAPPG: @NHSCCPress launches report on excellence in #diabetes care commissioning and changing way care com…
Read more in our new report on how @bucksccgs are improving #diabetes care by working in partnerships with patients