commissioning group

commissioning group

A generic term for any body—e.g., GP consortia, Primary Care Trusts (PCTs), etc.—which commissions hospital and specialist services from providers of such services in the UK.
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At the time of writing the new procedure called on GPs to write a letter to their local Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) outlying the necessity for a patient to have an operation.
North of england commissioning support (necs) working for and on behalf of nhs darlington clinical commissioning group (ccg), Nhs durham dales, Easington and sedgefield ccg, Nhs hartlepool and stockton-on-tees ccg, Nhs north durham ccg and nhs south tees ccg (the ccgs) are conducting a request for information (rfi) exercise to obtain input on the draft service model and specification in respect of improving access to psychological therapies services.
Thriving Kirklees, which launched in April, was commissioned by Kirklees Council, Greater Huddersfield Clinical Commissioning Group and North Kirklees Clinical Commissioning Group.
But Wirral Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) says this has been a "consistent challenge" at Arrowe Park and there has been no sustained improvement.
Medical device company RedHawk Holdings Corp (Other OTC:IDNG) reported on Tuesday the start of the process of selling its branded generic pharmaceutical drugs to a Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).
North Durham Clinical Commissioning Group was criticised in the House of Commons over the decision to award a contract to About Health Group, a Londonbased firm which provides services to the NHS.
The Childhood Illnesses app, which is also available as a 64-page booklet, was the brainchild of health professionals in the Washington, with support from NHS Sunderland Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).
The successful initiative has the support of several partners, including Warwickshire County Council, NHS Warwickshire North Clinical Commissioning Group, North Warwickshire Borough Council and Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council.
A CLINICAL commissioning group is encouraging people to become "antibiotic guardians".
We are pleased to have been able to work with NHS Newham Clinical Commissioning Group to bring this service to the people of Newham and are looking forward to welcoming new and existing patients"
Now Steve McCabe (Labour Selly Oak) has written to the chairman of Birmingham Cross City Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) which is responsible for the overview.
The North West Specialised Commissioning Group has told hospitals it will fund the heart valve treatment Transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI).

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