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    Public asked only go to A&E for serious health emergencies

    Northumberland’s NHS has experienced significant pressures in hospital A&E departments over the Christmas weekend, causing long waiting times and some cancelled operations. High numbers of poorly older people with respiratory illnesses are seeing increased admissions into hospital. A&E departments are … Continue reading

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    Winter campaign launches with clear message from the region’s NHS – ‘Keep calm and look after yourself’ to combat those common winter illnesses  

    The NHS in the region is launching its winter campaign this week and urging North Easterners to ‘Keep calm and look after yourself’ to combat the usual winter coughs, colds, aches and illnesses that are common in usually healthy people … Continue reading

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  • Views needed to shape a new talking therapies service for Northumberland

    Views needed to shape a new talking therapies service for Northumberland

    Psychological therapies is a critical part of providing local people with quick access to talking therapies as an alternative to medication. Often known as ‘talking therapies’, it was created to offer patients a realistic and routine first-line treatment, combined where … Continue reading

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    ‘My medicines, My Health’ encourages patients to stay in control of their health by knowing and being in charge of their own medicines

    NHS organisations across the North East have launched a campaign aimed at helping older patients to better understand their medicines, improve how well they take and look after their medicine, which helps to manage their health condition and feel better … Continue reading

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Welcome to Northumberland Clinical Commissioning Group

Welcome to the Northumberland Clinical Commissioning Group. We are responsible for the planning and buying of local NHS healthcare and health services for local people.

We want to make sure that we deliver high-quality integrated care in the most efficient and sustainable way, using the best providers to meet the needs of the Northumberland community.