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The main aims of NCCG are to focus on improving patient care against a backdrop of challenging economic times teamed with a historically tight healthcare budget for Northumberland and an increasingly elderly population with nearly 10% of the county's population being over 75 years old.
These are: * Public health and prevention - NCCG aims to work with social care to proactively improve health for local people.
End of life care - NCCG will ensure that people are supported to make choices about their care and place of death and be assured that their choices are respected and dignity maintained.