News

Anti-Fraud, Bribery and Corruption Statement – our commitment

NHS Northumberland Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) will not accept any level of fraud, bribery or corruption.  We are committed to protecting our assets and are committed to promoting honesty and integrity in all our activities. The CCG is determined to…

Read more...

Leave a Comment

Filed under News

Delay to some non urgent planned operations to support winter pressures

Dr Stuart Findlay, Co-chair the North East and Cumbria Urgent and Emergency Care Network, which represents all NHS organisations, said: I would like to thank our hard working front line NHS staff, who yet again have made sure that we…

Read more...

Leave a Comment

Filed under News

Northumberland GP access for evenings and weekends

GPs in Northumberland are working closely together to extend appointments into the evenings and weekends. The aim is to provide the most appropriate and convenient healthcare for the people living in the county. Northumberland GP practices are providing GP appointments…

Read more...

Leave a Comment

Filed under News

Plea as temperatures drop and pressure on the NHS increases

People in Cumbria and the North East are being encouraged to take care of themselves as temperatures drop and pressure on the NHS increases. More than three and a half million people across the country visit A&E departments every year…

Read more...

Leave a Comment

Filed under News

Doctors face legal action to prescribe cheap, safe and effective sight loss drug

Cheaper drug could release more than £13.5m a year within the next five years for other services GMC guidance is deterring doctors from prescribing cheaper alternative CCG Chief says drug companies should not be able to restrict patient choice Doctors…

Read more...

Leave a Comment

Filed under News