Welcome to NHSCC

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

We give you a strong, influencing voice from the frontline to the wider NHS, national bodies, government, parliament and the media. We have six member networks where you can share experiences.


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23 December 2019

New NHSCC board member announced

We are delighted to announce that Jayne Mellor, Director of Transformation and Delivery, Chorley and South Ribble CCG & Greater Preston CCG, will be joining the NHSCC board as a representative for the North West region.

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18 December 2019

NHSCC and LGA publish a new tool to support conversations about CCG mergers

NHS Clinical Commissioners and Local Government Association have developed an interactive discussion guide to assist clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and local government colleagues to have open conversations and identify any issues that may arise as CCGs prepare to merge.

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19 November 2019

Workforce and social care highlighted by NHS leaders as key issues for next government to address

Health leaders across England have urged the incoming Government to address the critical issues that will improve and transform services for patients

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20 January 2020

Webinar: Improving early diagnosis of cancer in primary care

1 in 2 people will be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lives. NHS England estimates that early diagnosis of cancer can save over 50,000 lives and £200m per year. This webinar will explore the early diagnosis of cancer in primary care, the C the Signs tool, and how to improve cancer pathways and access in your local area.

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12 February 2020

Mental Health Commissioners Network Sheffield Event

This event is open to members of the MHCN and gives the opportunity for mental health commissioners to discuss issues of concern in a safe space.   The programme is currently being developed and will include showcasing good practice as well as hearing about developments in policy and practice.

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22 January 2020

Setting up limited liability companies in general practice – what commissioners need to know

NHS Clinical Commissioners (NHSCC) is facilitating a webinar for members so that NHS England and NHS Improvement can update you on the work that has been happening to support those areas of the country where there is a desire to create limited liability companies to act as delivery vehicles for general practice, and potentially primary care networks. We will draw learning from early experiences, and describe the role commissioners can play to assure these models will deliver improved quality and sustainability.

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Early diagnosis of #cancer can save over 50,000 lives and £200m per year. Join our webinar on 20 Jan to explore the… https://t.co/hucQbZSma3
This week @NHSConfed's new PCN Network launched its 1st report, based on a survey of clinical directors. It found… https://t.co/abJCZmCAT2
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