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 [...]

New GP Online Consultation launched in Hull and East Yorkshire

A new online service could revolutionise the way patients across Hull and East Riding get medical advice from their GP. NHS Hull CCG and the East Riding of Yorkshire CCG are using digital technology to bring choice to patients who want to consult online, in many cases avoiding the need to make a visit to the practice altogether.   21 practices in Hull and 12 in the East Riding are trialling [...]

Additional recycling centres to benefit East Riding patients

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), working with FCC Environment,  NRS Healthcare and East Riding of Yorkshire Council, has commissioned three additional recycling centres to offer local people more convenience when returning unwanted healthcare equipment for refurbish and recycle. The new service begins Tuesday 1 August 2017 for a trial period, with centres loca [...]

Clinical patient outcomes improved in the East Riding of Yorkshire area

NHS East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (ERY CCG), including clinical leaders, has today (21 July 2017) been recognised by NHS England for its ‘exceptional leadership’ and has demonstrated improvements in a range of clinical areas in the 2016-17 annual performance assessment. Against a backdrop of a very challenging financial position, the CCG has continually improved its perfor [...]

CCG News - June 2017 edition now online

The latest issue of CCG News is now available to read online, this edition includes an update on Better Care, a look at the CCG's achievements during 2016/17, a finance summary and more. Click here to read this edition, or click here to find older issues.