News & Policy

Resources, responses and latest updates

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Latest News

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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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06 November 2019

CCGs' achievements recognised at the HSJ Awards

We were delighted to see some of our members celebrated as award winners at the HSJ Awards.

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06 November 2019

Supporting Self Care Week 2019

We are pleased to have partnered again with the Self Care Forum to promote Self Care Week 2019.

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Policy briefings and publications

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23 May 2019

The changing face of clinical commissioning

The changing face of clinical commissioning showcases the unique perspective brought by clinical commissioners – the clinical expertise, collaborative working with provider and local government colleagues, and an understanding of the population’s needs in the system in which they operate – and argues that these are essential components to developing integrated services that are fit for purpose and get the best value for each NHS pound.

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11 April 2019

NHSCC's position on public health commissioning

Public health has always been a key issue for our members so, in response to a renewed national focus on public health commissioning, NHSCC has produced a position statement, developed with and informed by the views of our members.

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Consultation responses and parliamentary briefings

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23 August 2019

Response to NHS England and NHS Improvement's consultation on digital-first primary care policy

We have responded to NHS England and NHS Improvement’s consultation on digital-first primary care policy, which focuses on patient registration, funding and contracting rules.

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25 April 2019

Response to NHS England and NHS Improvement’s proposals for possible changes to legislation

We responded to NHS England and NHS Improvement’s engagement exercise on proposed legislative changes to implement the Long Term Plan.

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