Monthly Archives: October 2016

NHS decision announced following public consultation

Following a formal public consultation held by NHS Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) that ran from 1 August – 23 September 2016, 1,236 responses were received from local people with option 2 being progressed to procurement. Those responses Read more

Men’s Health

During the last and next few months there has been and will be campaigns relating to men’s health, you may have seen them or heard of them or you may even be taking part in them. In September there was Read more

2 Week Wait Cancer Referrals

One of the better changes to GP referrals is the ability for GPs to get a quick appointment for patients they suspect of having cancer. Excellent one may think everyone would attend this appointment yet still 78 of these appointments Read more

Governing Body meeting!

As a clinical commissioning group (CCG) NHS Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees CCG is made up of 37 GP practices which work together to plan and buy local health services for the people of Hartlepool and Stockton. Our main decision making meeting Read more

Register of Procurement Decisions

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Better Health Programme – public events!

The Better Health Programme is about how your local NHS can provide you and your families with the best possible services over the next five years, and beyond. Health leaders, including doctors, nurses and other care professionals in County Durham Read more

You’re invited to our Governing Body meeting

As a clinical commissioning group (CCG) NHS Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees CCG is made up of 37 GP practices which work together to plan and buy local health services for the people of Hartlepool and Stockton. Our main decision making meeting Read more

Medical advice at your fingertips for parents

Parents and carers can now find NHS advice at their fingertips to help them look after your children’s health. The app gives easy to understand guidance on childhood illnesses, recognising when your child is unwell, and advice on when and Read more

October means Stoptober

Where is the year going, can you believe it’s October already! October means Stoptober which is when the nation’s eight million smokers are encouraged to take part in a mass quit attempt. We all have a stake in helping people Read more

Flu Jab

Now autumn is upon us I have noticed patients have started asking me about flu jabs. I would like to encourage people in Hartlepool who are at risk from flu, this includes the over 65s, those with serious medical conditions Read more