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Don’t forget our AGM and community health fair on Wednesday!

Just a polite reminder that it’s our Annual General Meeting and community health fair this Wednesday, 20 September at the CCG’s offices at North Ormesby Health Village. Come along from 1.30pm until 4.00pm. Find out about what we’ve been doing in the last year in our role in planning and buying many of the health services across Middlesbrough Read more


NHS proposes changes to learning disability services on Tees

The NHS on Teesside is holding a public consultation on proposed changes to respite services for people with a learning disability, complex needs and/or autism. Respite services are services or activities that help individuals and their carers recharge their batteries and create new opportunities to maximise longer term wellbeing. NHS Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Read more


NHS annual general meeting to host community health fair

Are you interested in attending a local community health fair? Do you want to know more about how local health services are commissioned? Then come along to the local NHS community health fair and annual general meeting at NHS South Tees CCG Offices, 14 Trinity Mews, North Ormesby Health Village, Middlesbrough, TS3 6AL on Wednesday 20 September 2017 Read more


Save the date for our AGM and health fair! *NEW LOCATION AND TIME!

Save the date!  Our Annual General Meeting (AGM) and community health fair will take place on Wednesday 20 September 2017, from 1.30pm-4pm at the CCG’s offices, 14 Trinity Mews, North Ormesby Health Village.  *PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE AND TIME. For further information please contact STCCG.enquiries@nhs.net or call 01642 263030.


NHS England publish CCG ratings

NHS England has published CCG ratings for 2016/17, highlighting where we are performing well, and helping us to identify where improvements can be made.  We’re pleased to be rated as a ‘Good’ CCG.  Read more here.


North East region’s NHS changing gluten-free prescribing arrangements

NHS commissioners across the North East will take steps to update and rationalise their arrangements for prescribing gluten-free foods.   Gluten-free foods are provided on prescription to patients who have Coeliac disease, as this prevents their immune system reacting to gluten. In addition to commercially-produced or prescribed products, a number of foods are naturally gluten-free, such as potatoes, Read more


Chief Officer elected to influential commissioning Board

We’re proud to announce that our Chief Officer, Amanda Hume has been elected to the Board of NHS Clinical Commissioners: NHS Clinical Commissioners announces new board members


Celebrating 80 years of 999 emergency services

Today, Friday 30 June, marks the 80th anniversary of the 999 emergency number. The 999 number was first introduced in London in 1937 and was the world’s first emergency number. The first ever 999 call was made right in London on 30 June 1937, and was the first of its kind in the world. It was introduced following Read more


Annual Report and Accounts published

Our Annual Report and Accounts for the 2016/17 financial year have been published and can be viewed below: Annual Report and Accounts 2016/17  


We’re showing our support for Cervical Screening Awareness Week, 12-18 June 2017

Cervical Screening Awareness Week runs from 12-18 June 2017 and we’re showing our support! Did you know that cervical screening (smear tests) prevents up to 75% of cervical cancers from developing, yet 1 in 4 women do not attend their cervical screening.  Uptake of cervical screening is currently at a 19 year low in England and at a Read more