News

October 2020

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.

NHS in Leeds reminds public to look after their posture while working from home

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 […]

Governing Body Lay Member (Non Executive)

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 […]

Coronavirus: A guide for parents and carers

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.

NHS in Leeds highlights the importance of hand hygiene on Global Handwashing Day 2020

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 […]

Mental health support for all

Saturday 10 October is World Mental Health Day. This year, the NHS in Leeds is supporting the theme of ‘mental health for all’ by highlighting the range of support available to everyone in the city.

Local NHS and Leeds City Council appoint their new Chief Digital Information Officer

Leonardo Tantari has been appointed as the new Chief Digital Information Officer for NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Leeds City Council. His post comes after the departure of Dylan Roberts, who left in August of this year to become the Chief Digital Information Officer at York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Leonardo Tantari […]