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REMINDER tomorrow – Council of Members Annual General Meeting 2017

Members of NHS North Durham Clinical Commissioning Group Council of Members would like to invite the public to attend their Annual General Meeting (AGM) to observe the Council of Members at work.  The Council of Members comprises of a representative … Continue reading

North Durham CCG Annual Report and Accounts 2016/17 published

We’ve now published our Annual Report and Accounts 2016/17 North Durham CCG Annual Report and Annual Accounts 2016-17

Just over 3 weeks to Patient Congress. Find out more…

Each year NHS North Durham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) holds two open public events, known as our Patient Congress. These events are used to share updates on the work of the CCG as well as engaging local people in conversations … Continue reading

Healthy fasting at Ramadan

Many members of the Muslim community may be fasting during the daylight hours in the month of Ramadan – which this year falls between 26 May and 24 June.   It is common for people to have one meal just … Continue reading

North East and North Cumbria NHS thanks patients and staff for their support over the cyber attack

As NHS organisations across the region start to return to normal services, NHS leaders want to thank patients, NHS staff and their families whose combined efforts has meant the impact on patient care has kept to a minimum. Patients have … Continue reading

North East GP practice computer systems are back online

The North East and North Cumbria NHS continues to ask the public to avoid using hospital and GP services for minor illness and ailments The North East primary care computer network was switched back on yesterday afternoon (Monday 15th May) … Continue reading

Public urged to avoid using NHS services if they have minor illness or ailments

NHS services across the region are extremely busy and are asking the public to think twice before using A&E, GPs practices or calling NHS 111. While GP practices have been open as usual on Monday, many in the North East … Continue reading

Public asked to think carefully about using GP services as the NHS brings its IT systems back online

GP practices across the North East and North Cumbria will be open as usual on Monday, but many are still bringing their IT and clinical systems back on-line following the cyber-attack which took place on Friday 12 May 2017 and … Continue reading

Region’s NHS reassures public following global cyber attack and asks for help in using services wisely

NHS providers in the North East and North Cumbria are reassuring patients and the public following the cyber attack which took place on Friday 12 May 2017 and affected many organisations around the world. A number of NHS organisations in … Continue reading

This Bank Holiday think GP or Pharmacy before A&E

  If you are not feeling well over Bank Holiday please take some time to think about where you should go for help. To help ease the pressure at a very busy time of year for A&E departments, the NHS … Continue reading