Annual General Meeting is open to the public

Members of the public are invited to the Annual General Meeting of NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) on Thursday 25 July. The event will follow on from the CCGs Governing Body meeting at Evolution Business Centre, County Business Park, Darlington Road, Northallerton DL6 2NQ and will begin at 3.30pm.  Talking points will include...
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Notice of Primary Care Commissioning Committee meeting

Tuesday 16 July 2019 3.15pm – 5pm NHS Boardroom 2, Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby CCG, Civic Centre, Stone Cross, Northallerton DL6 2UU NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is holding a Primary Care Commissioning Committee meeting on Tuesday 16 July 2019. Linda Lloyd, Chair of the Committee said: “This...
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3 North Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Groups announce appointments to strategic leadership team

The three North Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby CCG, NHS Harrogate and Rural District CCG and NHS Scarborough and Ryedale CCG, today announce two appointments to their shared senior leadership team. Wendy Balmain has joined the team as Director of Strategy and Integration . Wendy previously served as Director of...
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Notice of next CCG Governing Body meeting – Thursday 23 May 2019

  The next Governing Body meeting for NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby Clinical Commissioning Group (the CCG) will take place on Thursday 23 May 2019 from 1.30pm at Suite 4, Evolution Business Centre, Darlington Road, Northallerton, DL6 2NQ The meeting, which is open to members of the public to observe only, will hear reports about the progress of specific initiatives...
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Pharmacy opening times – May and August Bank Holiday dates for 2019


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North Yorkshire’s three clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) have agreed to merge

North Yorkshire’s three clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) have agreed to merge. The decision was taken during a meeting in public of the Governing Bodies which represent NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby CCG, NHS Harrogate and Rural District CCG and NHS Scarborough and Ryedale CCG, meeting as a ‘Committee in Common’. A detailed formal proposal will be submitted to NHS...
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Notice of Extraordinary Governing Body meeting as Committees in Common

Notice of Extraordinary Governing Body meeting as Committees in Common -Tuesday 30 April 2019  An Extraordinary Governing Body meeting as Committees in Common for NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby Clinical Commissioning Group, Harrogate and Rural District Clinical Commissioning Group and Scarborough and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group (the CCG’s) is to take place on...
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Pharmacy opening times – Easter Bank Holiday 2019

Pharmacy opening times – Easter Bank Holiday 2018 Pharmacy Address Town Postcode Phone   Minor Ailment Service Friday 19/04/2019 Sunday 21/04/2019 Monday ...
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Patients encouraged to ‘choose the right care at the right time’ over the Easter weekend.

Patients encouraged to ‘choose the right care at the right time’ over the Easter weekend.   NHS Hambleton Richmondshire and Whitby Commissioning Group say patients who become unwell over the Easter weekend can save time if they choose the right health services.   With most GP practices closed for the four-day Easter weekend which begins with Good Friday on 19...
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Temporary changes to services at the Friarage Hospital

There are temporary changes to some services at the Friarage Hospital in Northallerton.  To see a leaflet which sets out the details of these changes please click here .
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Notice of next CCG Governing Body meeting – Thursday 28 March 2019

The next Governing Body meeting for NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby Clinical Commissioning Group (the CCG) will take place on Thursday 28 March  2019 from 1.30pm at Innovate, Chartermark Way, Colburn Business Park, Catterick Garrison DL9 4QJ The meeting, which is open to members of the public to observe only, will hear reports about the progress of specific initiatives...
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Vision for new Richmondshire care campus moves forward

The vision for a brand new integrated care facility in Richmondshire is closer to reality after progress in developing the business case moves forward.   NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has been working very closely with Ministry of Defence (MOD) partners to start developing a proposal for a brand new joint care facility for the...
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Temporary changes to critical care services at the Friarage Hospital, Northallerton

Over the last 18 months, following public engagement, consultants at the Friarage have developed an innovative new model, to provide acute medical services in a small rural hospital.  During this public engagement South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust stated its intent to go out to full public consultation on this model.   However, the Trust has now been overtaken by events...
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Community equipment amnesty launched across North Yorkshire

Local NHS and social care leaders are calling on people across North Yorkshire and York to return loaned equipment like walking frames, crutches, beds, mattresses and hoists when no longer needed. Last year the NHS launched a national so-called “crutch amnesty” to deal with concerns that perfectly good medical equipment is going to waste. It’s thought that for every 50 pairs of...
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Find out more about your local mental health services

Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust; NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby Clinical Commissioning Group and other service providers are coming together for a free community event about local mental health services.  The event is taking place at the Golden Lion Hotel, Northallerton, on Wednesday 27 February 2019, from 11.30am to 2pm.  Stalls from a range of...
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New website to help local people access mental health therapies

North Yorkshire improving access to psychological therapies (IAPT) service, which offers talking therapies treatments, has launched a new website to make it easier for people to access help and support. This includes an option to self-refer online without having to go through a GP. The TEWV service helps people who are experiencing common mental health difficulties such as depression and...
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Health body approves Whitby Hospital redevelopment plans

Exciting plans to redevelop the existing Whitby Hospital site have been given the green light by the NHS body responsible for purchasing and planning most local health services. A strategic project document known as the ‘Full Business Case’ was approved by the local NHS Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) Governing Body today (Thursday 24 January 2019) at an emotional meeting held in...
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Free NHS WiFi at James Cook and Friarage hospitals

FREE NHS WiFi is now available for staff, patients and visitors at The James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough and the Friarage Hospital in Northallerton. The new service has been set up in response to national patient feedback asking for free WiFi services to be made available in NHS locations.  NHS WiFi allows patients and the public to download health apps, browse the...
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Notice of next CCG Governing Body meeting – Thursday 24 January 2019

The next Governing Body meeting for NHS Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby Clinical Commissioning Group (the CCG) will take place on Thursday 24 January 2019 from 1.30pm at The Royal Hotel, West Cliff, Whitby YO21 3HA. The meeting, which is open to members of the public to observe only, will hear reports about the progress of specific initiatives being led by the CCG as well as...
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NHS Long Term Plan launches

The NHS Long Term Plan is the national health service’s plan to make sure it is fit for the future. It aims to give everyone the best start in life, will deliver world-class care for major health problems such as cancer and mental health, and will help people age well.   The plan, backed by extra investment, has been developed by people who know the NHS best – frontline health and...
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