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NHSCC and partners launch webinar series on CCG mergers

25 August 2020

NHS Clinical Commissioners, NHS England and NHS Improvement and Browne Jacobson LLP are pleased to deliver a series of webinars which are designed to support the learning of all CCGs considering/preparing for a merger in April 2021.

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Your Covid Recovery - a new website to support people with ongoing symptoms

03 August 2020

Your Covid Recovery is a new NHS website designed to help people recover from the long-term effects of Covid-19 and support them to manage their recovery.

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Evidence Based Interventions programme phase two consultation launched

31 July 2020

A consultation has been launched on the second phase of the Evidence Based Interventions (EBI) Programme. It runs until 24 August 2020.

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Plan for Self Care Week 2020

17 July 2020

Clinical commissioning groups are being urged to start planning for this year’s Self Care Week (16 -22 November) which has the theme “Live Self Care for Life”.

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NHSCC launches new group for clinical leaders in commissioning

09 July 2020

NHS Clinical Commissioners has launched a new group to support clinical commissioning leaders who have a clinical background.

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NHSCC responds to poll of ICS leaders

30 June 2020

Responding to the report Time to be radical? The view from system leaders on the future of ‘system by default’, Lou Patten, chief executive of NHS Clinical Commissioners, said:

“ICS working has taken huge steps forward over the last few months and we must acknowledge Leaders’ wishes that returning to previous practise is not an option. CCGs have an ongoing custodian role within systems, deploying their system and population health planning skills successfully and ensuring high-quality services for patients.”

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NHS Reset

01 May 2020

NHS Reset is a new NHS Confederation campaign to contribute to the public debate on what the health and care system should look like post-COVID19, and NHS Clinical Commissioners is playing a crucial part in it.

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NHS Clinical Commissioners names former CCG AO Louise Patten as new CEO

21 April 2020

The new chief executive of NHS Clinical Commissioners has been named as Louise Patten, former chief executive of NHS Buckinghamshire and NHS Oxfordshire CCGs.

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

25 March 2020

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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NHSCC responds to national directive giving CCG powers to NHS England

23 March 2020

A national directive published today by the Department for Health and Social Care has legally directed NHS England to perform some of the key functions usually undertaken by CCGs, effective immediately.

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