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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


New handy guide to help Teessiders prepare for emergencies

People living on Teesside can be better prepared to deal with emergencies with the publication of a new guide.   Advice and guidance on the kinds of incidents faced by the public from pandemic flu and adverse weather to cyber attacks and power cuts have been brought together in a handy booklet.   The Cleveland Community Risk Register Read more


North East and North Cumbria NHS thanks patients and staff for their support over the cyber attack

As NHS organisations across the region start to return to normal services, NHS leaders want to thank patients, NHS staff and their families whose combined efforts has meant the impact on patient care has kept to a minimum.   Patients have been understanding and supportive of the NHS by using services wisely, which allowed local organisations to deal Read more


North East GP practice computer systems are back on-line

The North East and North Cumbria NHS continues to ask the public to avoid using hospital and GP services for minor illness and ailments   The North East primary care computer network was switched back on yesterday afternoon (Monday 15th May) and GP practices opening this morning have access to their clinical systems.   However, practices across the Read more


Public urged to avoid using NHS services if they have minor illness or ailments

NHS services across the region are extremely busy and are asking the public to think twice before using A&E, GPs practices or calling NHS 111. While GP practices have been open as usual on Monday, many in the North East have been unable to access IT and clinical systems which have meant practices have taken longer to see Read more


Public asked to think carefully about using GP services as the NHS brings its IT systems back online

GP practices across the North East and North Cumbria will be open as usual on Monday, but many are still bringing their IT and clinical systems back on-line following the cyber-attack which took place on Friday 12 May 2017 and affected many organisations around the world. Some practices will not yet have full access to patient records, prescriptions, Read more


Region’s NHS reassures public following global cyber attack and asks for help in using services wisely

NHS providers in the North East and North Cumbria are reassuring patients and the public following the cyber attack which took place on Friday 12 May 2017 and affected many organisations around the world.   A number of NHS organisations in the North East and North Cumbria have been directly affected by the virus and had to completely Read more


International Nurses’ Day

Friday 12 May marks International Nurses’ Day and South Tees CCG is showing its support for nurses across Middlesbrough and Redcar & Cleveland. Nursing is a rewarding and challenging career.  Do you have what it takes? You can find out more about a career as a Learning Disability Nurse by watching the video below:  


Stakeholder newsletter – May 2017

Our latest Stakeholder Newsletter is now available! Stakeholder Newsletter May 2017