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 Long Term Plan

The NHS has written a Long Term Plan so it can be fit for the future. It was developed in partnership with those who know the NHS best – frontline health and care staff, patients and their families and other experts.

Publication of report commissioned by NHS England

A report commissioned by NHS England entitled “An independent investigation into the care and treatment of Harry Bosomworth by Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust” was published on 18 December 2018. It is available from NHS England’s website.

GP appointments available over Christmas and New Year

NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is advising patients that if they become unwell over the holidays GP appointments will available over Christmas and New Year. Pre-booked appointments can be booked either directly with your GP or by ringing NHS111. GP appointments may not be at your usual GP practice but at your local extended access hub.

Local NHS launches ‘Free Talk Fridays’

As part of this year’s Children’s Commissioner’s Takeover Day, a MindMate Ambassador will be encouraging ‘Free Talk Fridays’, launching on 14 December.

Say a big thank you to your Leeds winter heroes

People in Leeds are being encouraged to take part in the ‘Big Thank You’ campaign this winter which launched on Thursday 6 December and runs through to February 2019.