News

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.

Radshan Medical Centre

The Primary Care Commissioning Committee (PCCC) makes decisions on how NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) Partnership plans and commissions primary care services. On Wednesday 24 January the committee accepted the resignation from the current provider of Radshan Medical Centre, Kippax and agreed to disperse the list amongst local practices Dr Simon Stockill, Medical Director […]

Freestyle Libre update

25 July 2018 – Please view our update which you can find here. Freestyle Libre became available on the NHS on 1st November 2017. The expected cost of the Freestyle Libre device to the NHS is over £900 per patient per year of continuous use compared with £360 – £650 per patient per year for […]

Local NHS backs #SmearForSmear campaign

NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) Partnership is supporting Cervical Cancer Prevention Week (22 – 28 January), by encouraging local people to get behind Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust #SmearForSmear campaign to help raise awareness and reduce the risk of cervical cancer, as well as the importance of cervical screening (smear test). Dr Sarah Forbes, who […]

Nominate your local nurse – General Practice Nursing Awards 2018

Do you know or work with a general practice nurse who deserves recognition? The General Practice Nursing Awards 2018 are now open and looking for nominations. Hosted by the Yorkshire & Humber General Practice Nursing Awards Committee, the awards aim to recognise and reward the vital contribution practice nurses provide in primary care. The judges […]

Young people to question health and social care leaders in the city for Takeover Day

As part of this year’s Children’s Commissioner’s Takeover Day young people from Leeds will be questioning the city’s health and care leaders about their plans to improve emotional and mental health. Young people from YouthWatch Leeds, the consumer champions for health and care, will be using the tenth anniversary of the national Takeover Day to […]

Leeds health leaders pledge to tackle antibiotic resistance

Healthcare leaders in Leeds have made a pledge during World Antibiotic Awareness Week (13-19 November 2017) to tackle antibiotic resistance in an effort to combat the growth of ‘superbugs’. (Above photo from left to right: Philip Howard, Consultant Antimicrobial Pharmacist at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Dr Ian Cameron, Director of Public Health at Leeds City Council, […]

The NHS in Leeds celebrates the work of patient participation groups across the city

NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) Partnership is holding its first annual event, to celebrate the work of patient participation groups (PPGs) across Leeds. The fully booked event will be taking place on Friday 20 October, from 9.30am to 3.30pm at Leeds United Football club. PPGs work alongside GP practice staff to improve the experience […]

Aireborough GPs help patients gear up for winter with a flu clinic

For the first time, GP practices in the Aireborough area will be working in collaboration with a community organisation to deliver a flu clinic on Monday 25 September in Yeadon. The locality leadership team, which consists of; Dr Adrian Rees a GP at Yeadon Tarn Medical Practice, Amanda Jowsey a Lead Nurse at Rawdon Surgery […]