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Join us for a governing body meeting this May!

Members of the public are invited to attend an NHS governing body meeting later this month. The meeting is a good opportunity to observe the governing body at work and there is an opportunity to ask questions. The meeting is … Continue reading

Meeting to be held in public this May – you’re invited!

North Durham  Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and  Durham Dales, Easington and Sedgefield CCG are working increasingly closely together. The two CCGs work in partnership with the same main providers of health services and together cover the same geographical area as … Continue reading

Public asked to use 999 and Emergency Department services wisely

The region’s NHS is calling on people to use 999 and Emergency Departments (A&E) carefully as the region’s emergency services are facing extra pressures this week. With several hospitals across the North East and North Cumbria reporting higher demand than … Continue reading

Sign up for Shotley Bridge Community Hospital Services engagement events!

The NHS has launched an engagement exercise to hear the views of local people on what services could be provided from a brand new health facility in the North West Durham area – and you can share your views at … Continue reading

Durham, Tees and Darlington Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG) working together – information for patients

The five Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG) across Durham, Darlington and Tees continue to work together following the appointment of Dr Neil O’Brien as single Accountable Officer and the two Chief Officers Nicola Bailey and Dr Stewart Findlay in September 2018. … Continue reading

North Durham CCG Easter Pharmacy Opening Times

If you become unwell over the Easter weekend, your pharmacy is a great place to visit for professional advice on ailments such as coughs and colds. Make sure you know the opening times! North Durham CCG Easter Pharmacy Opening Times

Shotley Bridge Community Hospital Services – Public Engagement

The NHS is launching an engagement exercise to hear the views of local people on what services could be provided from a brand new health facility in the North West Durham area – and we want to hear your views! … Continue reading

We want to hear your views!

The NHS in Durham is launching a period of engagement about services that could be provided from a brand new health facility in the North West Durham area – we want to hear your views! NHS North Durham Clinical Commissioning … Continue reading

Join us for a meeting held in public this March!

Patients can join a meeting held in public involving six clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in County Durham, Tees Valley and part of North Yorkshire this March. North Durham CCG forms part of the Joint Committee of the Southern Collaborative of … Continue reading

Smokers in the North East urged to quit for No Smoking Day 2019

North East smokers are being encouraged to give quitting a go this No Smoking Day (March 13) to feel the benefits of better health and reduce the risks of smoking-related disease. Fresh, along with North East GP Dr Chris Tasker, … Continue reading