22 November 2018
Dr Barbara Rushton, co-chair of NHS Clinical Commissioners, responds to the announcement that primary and community health care will get an investment worth £3.5 billion a year by 2023/4.
22 November 2018
Dr Phil Moore, chair of NHSCC’s Mental Health Commissioners’ Network responds to the findings of the Survey of the Mental Health of Children and Young People, which show that one in eight five-19 year olds had a mental disorder in 2017.
15 November 2018
NHS England, NHS Improvement and NHS Clinical Commissioners announced the identification of nine pilot sites that will develop local non-executive community networks across the local STP or ICS.
14 November 2018
A new report, published today by a group of organisations including NHS Clinical Commissioners, sets out a refreshed commitment to transforming health, care and wellbeing services to improve people’s health and care.
13 November 2018
Find out how NHSCC is supporting Self Care Week, and how clinical commissioners can get involved.
09 November 2018
In response to the recent BMJ investigation in to CCG commissioning policies regarding the availability of Freestyle Libra glucose monitoring device for patients with type 1 diabetes, Julie Wood, Chief Executive of NHSCC said:
“Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) are led by GPs whose first priority is always to the patient. Wherever possible they want to give them what they need, including flash glucose scanning systems to support people with Type 1 Diabetes to be able to self manage their condition.”
06 November 2018
Today the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock, unveiled the government’s vision that would put prevention at the heart of the NHS. NHSCC co-chair Barbara Rushton responded.
02 November 2018
We have published the first two of a series of case studies from the Core Cities Network, following the local areas’ journey towards delivering more integrated approaches to health and care.
29 October 2018
Julie Wood responds to today’s Budget announcement.
17 October 2018
Responding to a letter from NHS England and NHS Improvement confirming changes to CQUIN schemes, Julie Wood, chief executive of NHS Clinical Commissioners, said:
“We are pleased that NHS England and NHS Improvement have made the decision to simplify CQUIN from April 2019, something we called for earlier this year on behalf of our members.”