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Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commisioning Group

Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commisioning Group

Update for Newcastle and Gateshead patients with wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD)

It’s your choice If you’ve been diagnosed with wet age-related macular degeneration (‘wet AMD’), the NHS can offer a range of treatments for your condition. Following a recent case at the high court in London, the NHS in our region can now offer a wider range of drugs ..Read More

NHS to save millions following legal battle with drug companies

The NHS in the North East and North Cumbria has today won a landmark legal battle against two multinational drug companies that will save the tax payer millions of pounds in the treatment of the biggest cause of age related vision loss in the UK. The news comes after the pharmaceutical giants tri..Read More

Future of Newcastle GP practice secured

Health leaders have confirmed the future of a GP practice in Elswick after awarding a new 10-year contract to deliver services at the site. The Grainger Medical Group is currently operated for the NHS by Newcastle GP Services Ltd, who have been awarded the new contract from 1 October 2018. New..Read More