Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commisioning Group

Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commisioning Group

Local people are being encouraged to go to their pharmacy for a blood pressure check

A new scheme has been set up to tackle undiagnosed high blood pressure in Gateshead residents. Often referred to as the silent killer, high blood pressure does not usually have any symptoms and it is thought that up to 90,000 people in the North East are unaware they are living with high blood pr..Read More

Are you a woman aged between 24 and 69 living in the North East or North Cumbria?

The Northern Cancer Alliance would like to invite you to share your views on a patient information leaflet for the “No Fear” smear test campaign. They would love to hear from women living in the North East and Cumbria who are eligible to receive an invitation to attend for a smear test appoin..Read More

Contact your GP Surgery Online

GP practices across Newcastle and Gateshead are offering different ways to help patients, one of which is online. Patients can now order prescriptions, book appointments and gradually will be able to see their records and results.  As part of this many practices are now offering online consultation..Read More