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Celebrating Diversity in North East Lincolnshire

The CCG has won a national award for the equal opportunities it offers to people working here. We were named Small Employer of the Year at the national Employers Network for Equality and Inclusion (enei) awards. The CCG was also highly commended for Inclusive Procurement (the way we purchase services and goods from other organisations) and the way [...] Read more

CCG Joint Co-Commissioning Meeting - 23rd July 2015

Members of the public are welcome to attend the CCG Joint Co-Commissioning Committee which looks at the functions and issues relating to the Commissioning of Primary Care Medical Services. The meeting is taking place on 23rd July 2015 at 2.00 - 4.00pm At Centre4, Wooten Road, Nunsthorpe, Grimsby For Papers of the meeting Click Here Future meeting [...] Read more

NHS Patient Transport – Keeping the Wheels in Motion

NHS funded Patient Transport is there so people can get to appointments that their GP or Consultant has referred them to when they are too poorly or are physically unable to get there otherwise. There are national criteria about who is eligible. These are medical criteria and not about how much people can afford to pay. People on certain benefits [...] Read more

New development supports people to keep their independence in style!

Residents are due to start moving into a new apartment building that has been specially designed to help elderly people keep their independence and their own front door. The new 60 bedded Extra Care Housing Scheme in the East Marsh area of Grimsby is the culmination of four years of work and planning between North East Lincolnshire Clinical [...] Read more

Next meeting of the NEL CCG Partnership Board

The next meeting of the Partnership Board is taking place at 2pm on Thursday 9th July at the Social Enterprise Centre, 84 Wellington Street, Grimsby DN32 7DZ. Members of the public are welcome to attend. To access the meeting papers click here To enable the CCG to make any reasonable adjustments to the venue for this meeting, please inform us if [...] Read more

Hundreds receiving the best treatment for stroke at Scunthorpe hospital

In the wake of the national Stroke Association warning of the rise in working-age men and women falling victim to the condition, we re-visit how the centralisation of hyperacute stroke services at Scunthorpe General Hospital is helping patients in North and North East Lincolnshire and hear from one man near Caistor who has written a book about his [...] Read more

Living Better with Diabetes

Being diagnosed with a serious long term health condition can make anyone feel worried and isolated. However, people living with diabetes in North East Lincolnshire are keen to show others that they’re not on their own. Members of the recently formed NEL Diabetes Support Group are encouraging people to find out more about the condition and what [...] Read more

A year in health and social care - North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group publishes its Annual Report for 2014/15

North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has published its Annual Report and Accounts for 2014/15 today. 2014/15 has been another year where all NHS & Adult Social Care organisations have had to work hard to make considerable savings while planning for the future and delivering better care than ever before. The CCG saved [...] Read more

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