Fraud in the headlines

CIPFA’s Red Book guidance is available here. NHS fraud has also been quite prominent in the media lately: A dentist who was jailed for 18 months for falsely claiming almost £48,000 for work on NHS patients has been struck off. Recruitment agent sentenced for [...] Read more

Do you want to make a difference in your local health and social care services?

North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is recruiting members to their public engagement network - Accord. Join today and make your voice heard. The Accord membership scheme was launched in 2009 the first of its kind in the country with over 2,600 members. Through Accord, residents of North East Lincolnshire are able to work [...] Read more

Know where to go this Easter bank holiday for health help and advice

With Easter bank holiday approaching North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is reminding local residents about the opening times of local pharmacies over the Easter period and what the benefits are. The CCG’s advice is to keep a well-stocked medicine cabinet for times when people are feeling under the weather, with medicines [...] Read more

Clinical and professional leaders push ahead with plans for health and social care review

Lead professionals from GP practices, hospitals, community care and social care in Northern Lincolnshire have been pushing ahead with collaborative plans for the next phase of the Healthy Lives Healthy Futures (HLHF) programme. Over the last six weeks, four discrete working groups have met to debate and develop their five-year visions for the way [...] Read more

NELCCG host the first local Care Home Awards in North East Lincolnshire

North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is hosting the local care home awards, which is the first of its kind in North East Lincolnshire. The ceremony, set to take place on March 16th 2015 at the Humber Royal Hotel 2:30pm-5:00pm, will see care home staff and local NHS staff come together to present and receive a variety of [...] Read more

Date set for next North East Lincolnshire Partnership Board

The next Partnership Board meeting for North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) will take place on Thursday 12th March, 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm at the Social Enterprise Centre, 84 Wellington Street, Grimsby, DN32 7DZ. The meeting, which is open to members of the public to observe, will discuss agenda items such as the CCG’s 5 year plan [...] Read more

Take care with Norovirus

North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group is urging those experiencing symptoms of norovirus to stay at home and to telephone the local health advice line, rather than visit their local hospital or GP surgery. Each year, it is estimated that between 600,000 and 1 million people in the UK catch norovirus. The illness is sometimes called [...] Read more

Make your later life a better life with Extra Care Housing

North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group is working with local partners to provide local people with care needs an alternative to residential care home admission. Strand Court, extra care housing scheme is the first of five schemes that will offer purpose built homes for the elderly and frail people of North East Lincolnshire. It will [...] Read more

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