Monthly Archives: June 2016

Annual General Meeting

Members of the public are invited to the Annual General Meeting of NHS Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG). The CCG commissions health services for the local population of Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees. The Annual General Meeting will be held Read more

Cervical Cancer Awareness

It is really important that women attend for their smear tests (cervical screening) on time.  I am sure that you can remember Jade Goody.  Despite being checked for cervical cancer regularly and a high risk case Jade missed her follow Read more

Dementia Carers

Apart from being Hartlepool locality lead, one of my other jobs is to attend the governing body meetings of the Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG).  These occur every two months on average and most are open to the public.  However I Read more

General Practice Forward View

As people get older and live longer they develop more and more illness. To meet this future task we need a strong primary care health system. Strong general practice providing personal care is the key to the future of that Read more


Hi my name is Nick Timlin and I am a GP in Hartlepool and the Hartlepool locality lead for Hartlepool & Stockton CCG.  I will be taking over this health column from Poz. I was born and brought up in Read more

Coming Soon

Dr Timlin’s blog posts will be here soon.

Fens, Hartfields and Wynyard Road Consultation – Have your say

Contracts for services provided by Fens medical Centre, Hartfields Medical Practice and Wynyard Road Primary Care Centre are due to end on 31 March 2017.  This means that the CCG is looking at how these services are delivered in the Read more

Annual Report and Accounts 2015/16

We have now published our Annual Report and Accounts for 2015/16 Annual Report and Accounts 2015-16