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. Our member networks help commissioners to support each other with common challenges and to share best practice to enhance their work locally.

Visit our dedicated COVID-19 pages for updates and support for CCGs during the pandemic.

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Latest news

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02 April 2020

Member briefing: The use and supply of PPE in primary care

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This joint briefing by NHSCC and the NHS Confederation’s PCN Network highlights the key points for primary care from guidance published on 2 April 2020 which clarifies the type of PPE required for different circumstances.

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25 March 2020

Court of Appeal upholds CCGs' use of Avastin for Wet-AMD

The Court of Appeal has today comprehensively dismissed an appeal by two pharmaceutical companies on the use of Avastin (bevacizumab) for the treatment of wet AMD.

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20 March 2020

Member briefing: How CCGs can support their Primary Care Networks and practices in light of Covid-19

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This briefing, aimed at CCGs and PCN clinical directors, outlines the actions CCGs should be taking as part of their planning for primary care in the coming weeks and months, at both PCN and general practice level.

This briefing reflects the guidance from NHS England and NHS Improvement, as well as feedback from members of NHS Clinical Commissioners and the NHS Confederation’s PCN Network.

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Events

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09 April 2020

Webinar: Keeping focused, safe and legal - running your CCG during the COVID-19 crisis

This webinar from NHSCC, Browne Jacobson LLP and the Good Governance Institute will cover everything you need to know and answer any burning questions you may have about operating as a CCG in the current COVID-19 crisis.

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30 April 2020

News about our events in the light of COVID-19

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak we have taken the decision to cancel a number of our face-to-face events to ensure CCGs can focus their current time on local planning and responses with partners.

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