130 students to spend a day in the life of the NHS

In a bid to boost recruitment for the next generation of NHS staff, health and education organisations from across Hull and East Yorkshire have come together to produce ‘A Day in the Life of the NHS’ for the third year in a row. A Day in the Life of the NHS is an innovative and interactive event for local students to find out what it is like to work in the NHS, and to learn about the wide range of [...]

Hull and East Riding Health Expo is back; bigger and better

Health organisations from across Hull and East Yorkshire are once again joining forces to present the biggest showcase of healthcare and innovation from across the region. Organised by Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, Hull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), East Riding of Yorkshire CCG, City Health Care Partnership CIC and Humber NHS Foundation Trust, the 2017 Hull and East Riding He [...]

Temporary changes to Waters Ward, Bridlington

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group has been informed by York NHS Foundation Trust (YFT) of their plans to temporarily close Waters Ward to new admissions from 22 September 2017.    Jane Hawkard, Chief Officer of ERY CCG said: “This is a provider decision which we understand is temporary. As this is a temporary change on patient safety grounds resulting [...]

East Riding Clinical Commissioning Group introduces new health and wellbeing programme

From 16th October, East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), supported by clinicians, is introducing a health and wellbeing programme for smokers and people with a BMI of and/or greater than 35 to encourage local residents to improve their wellbeing and live the healthiest lives possible. The CCG’s vision is to prevent ill health and encourage people to live healthier lifestyle [...]

Shaping a mindful future – have your say on new mental health strategy for East Riding of Yorkshire

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and East Riding of Yorkshire Council are currently working together to develop a joint mental health strategy for the East Riding of Yorkshire. We are now asking for patients and carers to come forward and give their views on what the gaps and priorities are for mental health services in the region. These views will be used to influe [...]

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire CCG Annual General Meeting

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is inviting patients and public to attend its 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM) next month. The AGM will provide an opportunity for those interested in finding out more about the CCG’s highlights from the previous year, as well as looking forward to healthcare plans for the future. Gina Palumbo, Local GP and Chair of NHS East Riding [...]

NHS extra funding to boost GP workforce across Yorkshire coast and Humber

NHS England has announced a new wave of funding to recruit talented doctors from overseas for GP practices in Hull, East Riding, Scarborough and North and North East Lincolnshire. As part of NHS England’s International GP Recruitment Programme, more than £2 million has been committed to recruit additional GPs for GP practices in the regional areas. While GP training places are increasing year-on- [...]

Admissions suspended at Withernsea Hospital

City Health Care Partnership CIC (CHCP CIC) has today decided to temporarily halt admissions to community beds at Withernsea Community Hospital because of staff shortages and the ability to provide high quality continuity of care, pending a decision by the Secretary of State for Health. NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) supports this decision. The community beds have [...]