Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commisioning Group

Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commisioning Group

Get hay fever help and advice from your pharmacist

As the hay fever season begins, people who suffer from the allergy are being encouraged to visit their pharmacist, rather than their GP, for help and advice. You don’t need a prescription for hay fever medication, as they items can be easily purchased at your local pharmacy or supermarket, ofte..Read More

NHS campaign urges people to ‘be prepared’ this Easter

An NHS campaign is urging people to take early action if they start to feel unwell this Easter. The message to ‘be prepared and stay well’ over the holiday period encourages people most at risk, including those with long-term health conditions and the over 65s, to prepare for the Easter holi..Read More

Successful NHS 111 service will continue to improve under new contract

The successful NHS 111 telephone helpline in the region will continue to improve, as commissioners agree a new contract for the service it was announced today. Current providers the North East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust will operate the new service under a five-year contract to start ..Read More