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.
Patients in Leeds will be encouraged to buy medicines over-the-counter rather than being issued with a prescription for them by their GP in an effort to free up NHS funds as part of an initiative formally launched today by NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).
We’re working with NHS England to support practices to release more time for patient care by helping to share innovation and best practice across the city. There are two upcoming opportunities to help make this happen:
The NHS in Leeds is supporting an international campaign to break down the taboos around urology conditions, including cancers of the bladder, testicles and prostate.
NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) will be supporting Know Your Numbers! Week from 10-16 September through their Leeds Blood Pressure Wise campaign.
NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is supporting World Suicide Prevention Day (10 September) by reminding people that it’s okay to seek help and by encouraging others to look out for those who might be feeling low, distressed or alone.
As the summer holidays come to an end, the NHS in Leeds is reminding parents and students to make sure they’re prepared for the health challenges that a new term can bring by knowing how to get appropriate advice, making sure all vaccinations are up to date and having a well-stocked medicine cabinet.
We would like to invite you to our Annual General Meeting (AGM). The purpose of the meeting is to share information with you about the work of NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group and to help you understand more about our plans for the future.
Patients at a GP practice in North Leeds are tackling social isolation in their community by providing a befriender service.
MindMate, a website providing mental health and emotional wellbeing advice and information to young people across Leeds, has unveiled the garden area at St John’s shopping centre as the final location for its mental health awareness bench.
With the bank holiday weekend fast approaching, health professionals from NHS Leeds CCG are reminding residents to plan ahead to stay well.