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Stay well this summer

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is encouraging people to stay well this summer and to choose the right services if they do get ill.

14 August 2019
Sheffield named as trailblazer for supporting young people’s mental health in schools

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group, Sheffield City Council, Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust and Learn Sheffield are working in partnership to develop and pilot mental health support teams in schools to support young people’s emotional wellbeing and mental health.

02 August 2019
Help shape maternity services in Sheffield

Are you passionate about improving maternity services for women and their families in Sheffield

24 July 2019
Sheffield GPs top national average for patient satisfaction

Results from a GP Patient Survey published this month show that practices in Sheffield scored higher than the national average for patient satisfaction. Sheffield GPs also ranked highly on specific experiences of care, such as managing long term conditions.

16 July 2019
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Chair's blog - stepping down as chair and welcome to Lesley

Hello and welcome to my latest blog. There have been a few changes at the CCG since my last blog.

12 July 2019
NHS Sheffield CCG rated ‘good’ for the third year running

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has been rated as ‘good’ by NHS England for the third year running as part of an annual assessment known as Improvement Assessment Framework.

11 July 2019
More than 90,000 take part in health research across Yorkshire and Humber in 2018/19

Sheffield CCG region came first nationally for the highest increase in the number of studies supported, and were the sixth highest recruiting CCG region in the country

08 July 2019
Sheffield CCG’s new commitment to long-term improvements for staff and local people

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group’s (CCG) governing body has committed to making Sheffield healthier and being a great place to work as part of its improvement plan.

04 July 2019
Promoting good health in Sheffield

Sheffield is committed to reducing and eliminating health inequalities in the city and formally launches its Health and Wellbeing Strategy.

03 July 2019
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You’re invited to NHS Sheffield CCG’s Annual Public Meeting

Members of public are invited to learn more about NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) by attending their Annual Public Meeting.

03 July 2019
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Chair's blog - goodbye to Maddy, joint commissioning, vaccinations and more

Welcome to my May blog. I hope everyone has been enjoying the weather as it starts to brighten up and get a bit nicer.

30 May 2019
Plans to improve how special educational needs are met

A joint council and CCG action plan was developed after inspectors found weaknesses in how the needs of children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities are identified and met, whilst recognising the frontline professionals who work hard to make a positive difference.

20 May 2019
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Chair's blog - annual review, new lay member and looking after your health

Welcome to my latest blog post. I hope everyone had chance to enjoy the sunshine over the Easter Bank Holiday. We’ve had another busy month here at the CCG, I’ll talk you through some of the highlights.

01 May 2019
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Chair's Blog- Members' Council Meeting, joint working and advice on keeping well

Read CCG Chair Tim Moorhead's blog for March here.

02 April 2019
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Sheffield General Practice Nurses take home awards at regional ceremony

Three Sheffield general practice nurses are celebrating after winning awards at a regional awards ceremony recognising nurses who work in GP practices.

22 March 2019
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Chair’s Blog – GP contract, urgent care and Twitter

In this blog Chair, Dr Tim Moorhead, reflects on the new GP contract, our latest urgent care survey and getting to grips with Twitter.

13 March 2019
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NHS in Sheffield invest in children’s mental health services

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) have announced they will be investing £615,500 in children and young people’s mental health support.

12 March 2019
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New forward-thinking care home apprenticeships for Sheffield

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), a nursing home in Sheffield and Sheffield City College have come together to pilot an apprenticeship scheme for care home staff.

06 March 2019
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Have your say on Sheffield’s end of life care services

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), Macmillan Cancer Support and Sheffield Hallam University are coming together to improve services and care for people at the end of their lives.

22 February 2019
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Sheffield nurses celebrated at awards event

Sheffield general practice nurses and healthcare assistants were recognised for their hard work and dedication to patients at the first ever Sheffield General Practice Nurse and Healthcare Assistant Awards.

08 February 2019
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Blog from our Chair- The NHS Long Term Plan and staying well this winter

In his first blog, Dr Tim Moorhead talks about the NHS Long Term Plan and staying well in the cold

04 February 2019
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Local doctors urge women to take up the offer of a smear test

The importance of cervical screening (commonly known as a smear test) is being stressed by doctors throughout South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw during the national Cervical Cancer Prevention Week 2019 (21 to 27 January).

25 January 2019
Working together for improved outcomes for special needs children

Partners in Sheffield including Sheffield City Council, Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), health services and schools have pledged to make a number of changes to deliver consistently good outcomes for children and young people with special education needs and/or disabilities.

25 January 2019
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Sheffield’s 13 ways of improving the lives of people with dementia

Help improve the care and support for people living with – or caring for those living with – dementia in Sheffield.

14 January 2019
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Home grown healthy eating at Dovercourt GP Practice

Members of the team at Dovercourt Group Practice have been going above and beyond to help their patients eat healthier, creating an allotment next to their GP practice on Skye Edge Avenue.

26 November 2018
Keeping antibiotics working for you

Health services in Sheffield have been working hard to keep antibiotics working by reducing the number of courses prescribed unnecessarily.

13 November 2018
Awards to recognise health care heroes

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are encouraging the public to celebrate the hard work of general practice nurses and healthcare assistants by nominating them for an award.

05 November 2018
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GP Practices partner with parkrun

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is supporting GP practices to become ‘parkrun practices’. The scheme aims to see thousands of patients being ‘prescribed’ outdoor physical activity rather than medication.

29 October 2018
Are you entitled to a free flu vaccination? Get yours now

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are encouraging those eligible to get their flu vaccination and help minimise the spread of flu this winter.

17 October 2018
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‘Scroll Free September’: how was it for you?

As ‘Scroll Free September’ comes to a close, Dr Steve Thomas has shared his experiences of social media, and his perspective on how reducing ‘scrolling’ can be beneficial throughout the year.

28 September 2018
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Sepsis awareness: our plan to save lives in Sheffield

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are spreading the word around sepsis to help healthcare staff and Sheffield patients know how to spot the signs and symptoms of this life threatening disease early.

11 September 2018
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Your Lay Members – and what they do for you

Former Sheffield teacher and Public Health consultant Chris Nield joins the board (formally known as the Governing Body) for NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG). Chris’s role as Lay Member will be integral in reducing health inequalities and giving Sheffield people a voice in the decision making process.

05 September 2018
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Sheffield A&E visits at a 3 year high as top symptoms that could be seen elsewhere revealed

Health chiefs in Sheffield are encouraging people to think twice before going to A&E this Bank Holiday. Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (FT) has revealed the most common symptoms seen at A&E that could have been better treated elsewhere.

24 August 2018
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