£9m health centre development in Cheltenham gets green light

A new £9m health centre development in Cheltenham has moved a big step forward this week with confirmation that planning permission has been granted for the scheme. The news means that building work can now progress to relocate three town centre practices – Berkeley Place, Crescent Bakery and Royal Crescent – to a brand new purpose-built centre on Prestbury Road. The... Read More

Governing Body meeting 11.00 – 1.30pm 26 September 2019

The Governing Body meeting will be held on Thursday 26 September 2019, from 11.00am to 1.30pm, in the Boardroom, Sanger House, Gloucestershire Business Park. The meeting is open to members of the public contact Gerald.nyamhondoro@nhs.net to arrange parking on site The meeting papers can be found here Governing Body Part I Meeting pack  Read More

Annual General Meeting 1.30pm, 26 September 2019, Sanger House, Glos Business Park

The CCG will be holding its Annual General Meeting on Thursday 26 September 2019, the event will commence at 1.30pm with lunch followed by the AGM at 2.15pm. The AGM will showcase the highlights of 2018/19 with short films about key service improvements including mental health,  stroke, digital transformation, health and housing. If you would like to attend the meeting please contact... Read More

Support for new parents receives massive boost thanks to The National Lottery Community Fund

More new and expectant parents in Gloucestershire are to benefit from emotional and practical support with the challenges of parenthood thanks to half a million pounds of National Lottery Community funding. Home-Start Gloucestershire, a consortium of three local Home-Start schemes, secured the funding last week, and plans to use it to expand its services across the county, supporting... Read More

‘No decisions made on Cheltenham A&E’ say health leaders

Health leaders in the county have responded to claims of imminent ‘closure’ of Cheltenham’s A&E by describing them as ‘inaccurate, misleading and therefore potentially confusing for members of the public and hospital staff.’ They say that the Fit for the Future engagement which lasts through the summer and autumn is an opportunity for everyone to share ideas and develop... Read More

Fit for the Future – Developing Urgent and Specialist Hospital Care in Gloucestershire

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Primary Care Commissioning Committee Thursday 29 August, 9.45am Boardroom, Sanger House

The next Primary Care Commissioning Committee meeting, held in public will be held on Thursday 29 August 2019, The meeting will commence at 9.45am in the Boardroom, Sanger House. Please find a copy of the papers here. If you would like to attend the meeting and need a parking space please contact Lauren Peachey on 0300 421 1732 or email Lauren.peachey@nhs.net      Read More

The fight against diabetes continues in Gloucestershire

Patients registered with GP surgeries in Gloucestershire will continue to be routinely tested for their risk of type 2 diabetes following the announcement that funding for a national prevention programme in the county will continue for another three years. The NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme (NDPP) Healthier You, targets individuals who have been identified by their GP surgery... Read More

Governing Body meeting in public Thursday 25 July 2019, 2pm Boardroom, Sanger House

Governing Body Meeting Part I – July 2019.MeetingPackv3The CCG Governing Body meeting will held on Thursday 25 July 2019, the meeting commences at 2pm in the Boardroom, Sanger House. Members of the public are welcome to attend the meeting. If you need a parking space please contact Gerald Nyamhondoro on 0300 421 1366 or email gerald.nyamhondoro@nhs.net. A copy of the meeting... Read More

Local NHS gives go ahead for new health centre in Gloucester City

Plans for a fabulous new £5.3m health centre development in Gloucester have moved forward thanks to a seal of approval from the NHS Primary Care Commissioning Committee. Subject to final planning permission being granted by the Local Authority, the new centre at Quayside will allow two busy city centre practices, Gloucester City Health Centre and Gloucester Health Access Centre,... Read More