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CCGs give GPs Covid-19 cash bailout amid wait for national funding claritySubscription

23 Apr 2020 By

Exclusive GP practices in some areas have been given a cash boost worth £1 per patient by their CCGs, to help cover the extra costs of managing the Covid-19 pandemic response.

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Local GPs block CCG merger due to 'historical debt' issuesSubscription

18 Sep 2019

GP leaders in Staffordshire have taken steps to block the merger of their CCG with five others due to budget fears, Pulse’s sister publication Healthcare Leader has learned.

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Practices 'who do not get along' being forced into CCGs' preferred networksSubscription

04 Apr 2019 By

Exclusive CCGs are trying to force practices to form primary care networks in a certain way, without consideration for working relationships or GP opinions, according to a practice consultant for GP networks.

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National body needed to scrutinise CCGs' restriction of treatments, report saysSubscription

25 Mar 2019 By Valeria Fiore

There needs to be a national body to examine CCG decisions to restrict access to treatments, according to patient groups and charities.

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