An introduction to NHSCC

NHS Clinical Commissioners is the membership organisation of clinical commissioning groups. Our job is to help you get the best healthcare and health outcomes for your communities and patients.

We’re giving you a strong, influencing voice from the frontline to the wider NHS, national bodies, government, parliament and the media. We’re building new networks where you can share experience.

Read our infographic which busts some of the myths around CCG finances.


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02 August 2016

Tariff must support transformation as well as sustainability

Responding to the Tariff Engagement Document published today, Chair of our Finance Forum Andrew Pepper said “The planned shift to a multi-year tariff is welcome and something that we have been calling for, as it will increase certainty and provide increased stability not only for our member CCGs but also across the whole system. Of course  this makes it additionally crucial that we get the right prices set to support commissioners and providers to deliver the best care possible for patients.”


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21 July 2016

CCG assessment results must be used to provide meaningful support and drive improvement

Our response to today’s announcements on NHS finances and the 15/16 CCG assessment results highlights both the importance of learning from those CCGs who have done well, and the provision of meaningful support for those for which need it. It also reinforces how the financial measures announced show the strains being felt across the whole of the health and care system, and demonstrate that we need an open debate about what the NHS can realistically deliver with its current level of funding.

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25 August 2016

NHSCC Member Webinar: 2017/18 & 2018/19 National Tariff proposals

Following the release of the national tariff proposals at the start of August, NHSCC will be hosting a webinar  with Chris Skillbeck,  Sector Involvement Manager, Pricing, NHS Improvement and Stephen Fenton Pricing Development Manager (Governance) NHS England to provide members with the opportunity to ask questions and give feedback on the draft prices.

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27 September 2016

Core Cities Network Meeting September 2016

The Core Cities Network is made up of CCGs in Nottingham, Leeds, Sheffield, Bristol, Newcastle, Birmingham, Liverpool and Manchester.

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28 September 2016

Commissioning in Healthcare 2016

This year we have been working with the organisers of the Commissioning in Healthcare 2016 show, which takes place on 28 September in London and is free for CCGs to attend.

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NHSCC Tweets

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Join our webinar to share your views and ask questions on the tariff proposals to @NHSImprovement @NHSEngland (25/8)
RT @thomas_marsh29: Want to hear more about how the national tariff proposals will affect #CCGs? Join @NHSCCPress webinar this Thursday: ht…
RT @J_Okunnu: Seven questions every sustainability and transformation plan footprint should be asking @SusanneHas @…
Chair of our Lay Members Network @SusanneHas on why good governance must be integral to #STPs #CCGs @GoodGovernInst
RT @TheKingsFund: .@RuthRobbo considers frontline impact of local health systems having to balance books in midst of financial crisis https…