Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commisioning Group

Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commisioning Group

Zip-lining across the Tyne for suicide prevention and mental health

More than 90 health, care and council staff are raising money for mental health by zip-lining across the Tyne in Newcastle this Sunday. The event is in memory of Gateshead mum Sorrelle Bamford, who tragically took her own life earlier this year, and is timed to highlight World Mental Health Day w..Read More

World Patient Safety Day

Patient safety is a serious global public health concern. There is a 1 in a million chance of a person being harmed while travelling by plane. In comparison, there is a 1 in 300 chance of a patient being harmed during health care. We, the Directors of Nursing across our region are committed to he..Read More

Travel delays likely during Tour of Britain – 9 & 10 September

Residents in Northumberland, North Tyneside and Newcastle are encouraged to plan ahead and check road closures before they travel to any NHS appointment on Monday 9 September as the Tour of Britain cycling event is taking place. Excitement is building in the run up to this great sporting event, t..Read More