NHS Sheffield CCG marks 72nd anniversary of the NHS

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is marking the NHS’s 72nd anniversary by thanking staff from across Sheffield for their hard work during the covid-19 pandemic.

03 July 2020
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Make face coverings for GP practice patients

Patients visiting GP practices for any reason, will be asked to bring and wear a face covering when in the practice, whether that be to pick up a prescription or to attend an appointment. A scarf or other fabric item wrapped around your nose and mouth is also acceptable.

03 July 2020
Sheffield sets out its commitments to children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities

Sheffield City Council and Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group have set out their commitments to children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in a strategy document approved by councillors.

18 June 2020
Our Chief Nurse's blog for CCG and primary care nurses in Sheffield

Last month I wrote an international nurses day blog to nurses and healthcare assistants working for the CCG and in primary care in Sheffield. I’m going to continue this and blog monthly.

16 June 2020
NHS Sheffield CCG’s stance on tackling racism and inequalities

Recently our attentions have been drawn to the injustices and treatment that people from black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds face following the horrific death of George Floyd in the USA.

12 June 2020
Sheffield GPs urge the public to seek help for new and worrying symptoms

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is encouraging people to seek help from their GP if they are concerned about changes to their health or body.

01 June 2020
New wellbeing support line for young people in Sheffield

A new support line has been launched to help young people with issues such as low mood, anxious thoughts and loneliness.

22 May 2020
Sheffield covid-19 testing service helps fight the spread of virus in care homes

A new Sheffield covid-19 testing service aims to reduce the spread of the virus in care and residential homes by testing staff and residents.

22 May 2020
£300K boost for Sheffield’s voluntary sector from new mental health service

A new Sheffield mental health service has opened a £300k fund that voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations can apply for to support people with serious mental health illness in the city. 

20 May 2020
A message to ours nurses from our Chief Nurse for International Nurses' Day

Happy international nurses day! Welcome to my new blog to all primary care and CCG nurses in Sheffield.

12 May 2020
Accessing sexual health services during covid-19

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is reminding people that they can still access sexual health services during the covid-19 crisis.

22 April 2020
Accessing GP services in Sheffield during coronavirus

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has announced that GP practices and pharmacies will be open on Easter bank holidays to provide treatment to those that need it.

09 April 2020
Sheffield hosts national mental health conference

The future of mental health care will be the focus in Sheffield this week (12 February 2020) as health workers from the mental health sector come together to focus on the future.

11 February 2020
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General practice nurses celebrated at awards

General practice nurses and health care assistants working in GP practices across Sheffield have been recognised for their inspirational commitment to patient care in an award ceremony this week.

06 February 2020
Stop. Think: New NHS campaign helps people to get quicker urgent care

A new campaign launched by NHS services in Sheffield aims to help people get quicker urgent care and in the most appropriate place.



23 January 2020
£600k for GP Neighbourhoods innovative projects

GP practices in Sheffield have been given extra funding to help improve the health and wellbeing of people in their areas.

22 January 2020
Being Active with Diabetes

Diabetes UK & Move More Sheffield Free event on Saturday 18th January


06 January 2020
Football fans urged to take a minute for their mental health

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is supporting the national Heads Up campaign which will see all Emirates FA Cup third round ties delayed by one minute to encourage fans to ‘Take A Minute’ to think about looking after their mental health.

02 January 2020
Help shape future special educational needs support

Sheffield families, schools and services are being asked to help shape future support for children and young people with special educational needs in the city.

19 December 2019
Health services available this Christmas

We hope everyone has a happy and healthy Christmas and New Year but if you do get ill there are a number of health services available for less serious conditions and injuries.

17 December 2019
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Nominations open for the Sheffield General Practice Nurse and Health Care Assistant Awards 2020

Following the success of last year's Sheffield General Practice Nurse and Health Care Assistant Awards, nominations are now open for 2020.

20 November 2019
Physical Activity in Clinical Care - free training for healthcare professionals

A national network of expert Physical Activity Clinical Champions are delivering free, tailored, peer to peer 1-3 hours training sessions to groups of healthcare professionals (HCPs).


20 November 2019
Keeping antibiotics working for you

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has signed up to be an ‘antibiotic guardian’ and pledged to spread the message about appropriate antibiotic use.

18 November 2019
Ask Your Pharmacist Week

It’s national Ask Your Pharmacist Week (11-18 November)

11 November 2019
NHS Sheffield CCG invest additional 500k into diabetes care

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group has invested an additional £500,000 into improving diabetes care this year, taking the total amount to 1.9 million over the last 3 years.

30 October 2019
Are you entitled to a free flu vaccination? Get yours now

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

25 October 2019
£2.5m funding pledged to South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw to improve mental health services

South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Integrated Care System (ICS) has an additional £2.5m investment, to bring mental health services in Sheffield closer to people’s homes and better join up mental health support services.

30 September 2019
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Chair's blog - final blog from Dr Tim Moorhead

I am now coming to the end of my notice period and will be handing over to governing body at the meeting in September.

28 August 2019
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

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