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Dementia Action Week 2018

Together we are supporting Dementia Action Week (21 May - 27 May). Here are some tips with links to sources of further support and advice that we are jointly promoting throughout the week. Living well to reduce your risk of dementia (Take control of your health) Keep physically active Don’t smoke Eat a healthy balance diet Keep alcohol within recommended l [...]

We want your views on musculoskeletal services

The NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (ERYCCG) has launched a survey to seek local views on ways to better support people with conditions affecting bones, ligaments, muscles and joints (for example back pain, shoulder and knee problems or muscular injuries). In particular, the CCG wants to understand how the community musculoskeletal (MSK) service is used, how easy it is t [...]

​​​​​​​Hull and East Yorkshire residents urged to reduce their risk of Type 2 diabetes

Hull and East Yorkshire residents are being urged to eat healthily and be more active in order to help reduce their risk of type 2 diabetes during Diabetes Prevention Week (16-22 April 2018). It is estimated that around 54,000 people in Hull and East Yorkshire are currently at risk of developing type 2 diabetes; which can lead to other serious conditions including strokes, heart disease, limb amp [...]

New community bed model to be implemented

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire CCG has announced its intention to implement plans for a new communty bed model which will see more people receive support in their own home.  Jane Hawkard, Chief Officer for NHS East Riding of Yorkshire CCG: “As a CCG we have been working in partnership with City Health Care Partnership (CHCP) CIC to implement the outcomes and recommendations from our Urgent Ca [...]

New urgent treatment services introduced across East Riding of Yorkshire – quicker than A&E

East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) today, 3 April 2018, launches a marketing campaign to help people find the right place to go if they become ill or are injured.  The campaign coincides with the opening of new Urgent Treatment Centres and 8 to 8 Centres, on Wednesday 4 April, which offer consistent support and treatment and are open longer hours throughout the evenin [...]

Where to go over the Easter weekend if you're ill or injured

Easter is almost upon us, and whilst for many people this leads to a couple of extra days away from work to spend with their family and friends, it also means some health services can be closed. The East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is encouraging people to stock up on medication so that they are prepared if they fall unwell. In the East Riding of Yorkshire most GP pract [...]

Health and local authority organisations collaborate to improve the lives of adults with autism

East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), working in partnership with East Riding of Yorkshire Council is looking at ways to improve the lives of adults with autism in the East Riding. A new draft Adults with Autism Strategy identifies a number of key areas for development. These include: enhancing services available in the East Riding ensuring parents and carers have bette [...]

CCG News - March 2018 edition online now

The latest issue of CCG News is now available online, click here to download and read your copy. This edition includes the latest on plans for extended access in general practice, the latest updates from Bridlington, recent award winners in the region, personal health budgets, the Humber acute services review and much more.