News

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.

Public urged to use the right NHS service this winter

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 […]

Leeds residents urged not to leave signs and symptoms of cancer to chance

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 […]

Black History Month: Why is it important?

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!