Funding Treatment

From the 1 April 2013, Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group will fund treatments for patients registered with a GP in the county.

Some NHS services do have a cost to them such as prescriptions and dental treatment.

Individual policies exist regarding the funding of some treatments and care. Until 1 April 2013 this process will be managed by NHS Gloucestershire. Details of these treatments can be found in this section:

Individual Funding Requests
Funding for treatment abroad
Continuing Healthcare


Cancer Drugs Fund

From 1 April 2013 NHS England is responsible for the Cancer Drug Fund [CDF].  Please contact nhscb.cdfsouth@nhs.net for more information on how to submit a cancer drug fund application and on cohort policies.