News & Events

We want to ensure that you are kept up to date with the latest news, events and announcements from your local CCG. In this section you can find our latest media releases as well as events and campaign announcements.

Young people to question health and social care leaders in the city for Takeover Day

As part of this year’s Children’s Commissioner’s Takeover Day young people from Leeds will be questioning the city’s health and care leaders about their plans to improve emotional and mental health. Young people from YouthWatch Leeds, the consumer champions for health and care, will be using the tenth anniversary of the national Takeover Day to […]

Leeds health leaders pledge to tackle antibiotic resistance

Healthcare leaders in Leeds have made a pledge during World Antibiotic Awareness Week (13-19 November 2017) to tackle antibiotic resistance in an effort to combat the growth of ‘superbugs’.   The pledge is linked to a Leeds wide campaign, Seriously Resistant (www.seriouslyresistant.com), which is encouraging local people to find out why the misuse or overuse […]

The NHS in Leeds celebrates the work of patient participation groups across the city

NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) Partnership is holding its first annual event, to celebrate the work of patient participation groups (PPGs) across Leeds. The fully booked event will be taking place on Friday 20 October, from 9.30am to 3.30pm at Leeds United Football club. PPGs work alongside GP practice staff to improve the experience […]

Aireborough GPs help patients gear up for winter with a flu clinic

For the first time, GP practices in the Aireborough area will be working in collaboration with a community organisation to deliver a flu clinic on Monday 25 September in Yeadon. The locality leadership team, which consists of; Dr Adrian Rees a GP at Yeadon Tarn Medical Practice, Amanda Jowsey a Lead Nurse at Rawdon Surgery […]

AGM for NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Groups Partnership

NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) Partnership is inviting members of the public to its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Wednesday 13 September from 2 – 3.30pm at Leeds Town Hall, Albert Room, The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 3AD. The CCG partnership covers the three NHS bodies in Leeds responsible for planning and funding (commissioning) the […]

Developing a shared purpose

I’ve realised it has been a while since my last blog and I wanted to start this one off by acknowledging the great work that has gone on behind the scenes. The Leeds CCGs undertook a review called ‘One Voice’ to explore a single commissioning approach for health and care services in the city. I […]

Help shape cancer services in Leeds on Thursday 13 July

Leeds residents are being urged to attend a public event to help deliver and shape the Leeds Cancer Strategy. The event will take place on Thursday 13 July from 10am (registration at 9.30am) to 12pm at Leeds City Museum, Millennium Square, Leeds, LS2 8BH. Follow the event live on the day at www.leedswestccg.nhs.uk/leedscancerstrategy and use […]