August 2016

We want to ensure that you are kept up to date with the latest news, events and announcements from your local CCG. In this section you can find our latest media releases as well as events and campaign announcements.

Carers partnership

It’s hard these days to find anybody who works in health and social care who doesn’t understand the vital contribution that unpaid carers make and there is some fantastic support across the City.  But how many of us go the extra mile for our carers? We work in times of continued financial pressures set against […]

Collaboration is key…part two

It’s almost a year since I wrote my collaboration is key blog and in the time since then our partnership arrangements are proving to be crucial. This is being driven by the need to develop a Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP) for Leeds and West Yorkshire. The STP will shape how the future commissioning and […]

What revalidation means for NMC registrants in non-patient-facing roles

The views of Gil Ramsden, Lead Nurse for NHS Leeds West Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) The introduction of revalidation (NMC 2016) has created concern amongst some nurses currently practicing in non-patient-facing roles or who do not specifically have reference to active registration within their role title, job description or contract of employment. This paper serves […]