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.
The NHS in Leeds is reminding people to choose the right NHS service if they need urgent or emergency medical care this winter. Dr Jason Broch, clinical chair of NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning (CCG), said: “The NHS is still here for you and your family this winter if you need help. However we are experiencing […]
The local NHS is reminding Leeds residents that their NHS is still here for them when they need it, and not to leave their signs and symptoms of cancer to chance. Dr Sarah Forbes, GP in Leeds and Clinical Lead for Cancer at NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) said: “We urge people to contact […]
Mainstream history is often not comprehensive and that is why initiatives such as Black History Month are vital. It illuminates forgotten heroes or “whitewashed” events of our shared past. Raising awareness of these rich stories plants healthy seeds which can have a lasting impact both inside and outside of Black Culture. Black history is abundant and relevant all year!
As October half-term approaches, the NHS in Leeds is reminding young people that mental health services are still available across the city. This half-term, as students take a much-needed break from school, the local NHS is encouraging young people who are struggling with their mental wellbeing to reach out for support if they need it. […]
The local NHS has bought together NHS Leeds doctors and Cancer specialists to talk about cancer facts and fictions on Wednesday 4 November from 6 to 7.30pm on NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group’s (CCG) Facebook page www.facebook.com/nhsleeds. The speakers for the evening are Dr Mo Sattar, Dr Sarah Forbes, Dr Amjid Khan and Lubna Latif […]
This Back Care Awareness Month, the local NHS is urging the public to maintain good posture while working remotely, to alleviate muscle tension and reduce the risk of repetitive strain injury. The coronavirus pandemic has seen working from home become the ‘new normal’ for many people. However, the lack of a proper home office set-up […]
NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is recruiting a Lay Member to join its Governing Body. NHS Leeds CCG is ambitious and committed to focussing real change in tackling health inequalities, which was highlighted even more by Covid-19. The response to Covid-19 has also seen a lot of innovation in a short space of time […]
A trailblazing Leeds GP has been raising awareness of the Healthy Start vouchers for children under four living in marginalised communities, while using her spare time to raise the profile of Black British history alongside her sister.
Parents and carers of children in Leeds are being offered guidance on what to do if their child falls ill and they suspect it could be due to coronavirus, so they can access the right support at the right time.
As cases of coronavirus increase in Leeds and further restrictions are implemented, Global Handwashing Day (Thursday 15 October) is a stark reminder that handwashing is vital in preventing the spread of Covid-19 and other illnesses. The local NHS is urging Leeds residents to practice good hand hygiene in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. Washing […]