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Green light for South Lincolnshire CGG

NHS South Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has been awarded full responsibility for planning and buying health services for people living in and around Stamford, Bourne, Spalding, Market Deeping, Holbeach and Long Sutton.

The CCG is one of four emerging NHS organisations in Lincolnshire that was assessed against 119 criteria as part of a rigorous scrutiny exercise known as authorisation.

Stop the pressure

It costs the NHS more than £3.8 million every day to treat pressure ulcers. But what are pressure ulcers? Lynne Moody, Executive Nurse explains:

A pressure ulcer is damage that occurs on the skin and underlying tissue.

CCG supports national Dying Matters Week

South Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is supporting Dying Matters Awareness Week 13-19 May 2013.

The CCG will be encouraging people to think about death and dying in a positive light via regular posts on the CCG's Twitter account and NHS Facebook page.

First Public Meeting for South Lincolnshire CCG

South Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is the new NHS body which will be planning and buying health services for people in and around South Holland and Welland.

The organisation is made up of 15 GP practices, has an estimated 2013/14 budget of £200 million and will hold its first public meeting on Wednesday 17 April 2013 at 13:00 in the Welland Suite, Eventus, Sunderland Road, North Fields Industrial Estate, Market Deeping, PE6 8FD.

A New NHS in South Lincolnshire

South Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is one step closer to planning and buying health services for people for living in and around Welland and South Holland.

The CCG is one of four emerging organisations in Lincolnshire that has completed a rigorous scrutiny exercise set by the National Commissioning Board (NHSCB) known as authorisation.