Self-care on the agenda at Filey health and wellbeing day

Filey Surgery and its patient participation group have joined forces to organise a self-care health care day at the town’s Evron Centre in John Street. It takes place on Friday 10 May between 11am and 3pm; entry is free and refreshments are being provided by Filey Tesco. Local organisations and services offering help and advice on a number of self- [...]

Funding awarded for improved mental health services for new and expectant mums in North Yorkshire

The three North Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) have been successful in securing funding for perinatal mental health as part of a £23 million national scheme announced by NHS England. This money will enable enhanced specialist community mental health services for new and expectant mums within North Yorkshire. There's more in the nati [...]

NHS England - Residents urged to choose the right care

The NHS in Yorkshire and Humber is asking people to think carefully about which health service to use this winter. Ailments arising from cold weather, flu, winter bugs and norovirus, mean demand on NHS services is heightened. Conditions like heart disease, stroke and lung illnesses, such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are worsened [...]

Services delivered by GP practices: CCG launches consultation into extended access proposals

NHS Scarborough and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is asking patients what they think about proposals to extend access to services delivered by GP practices. Under the plans, there will be more evening and weekend appointments available with doctors and other health professionals, such as nurse practitioners, to complement existing serv [...]

Humber, Coast and Vale STP - new website is launched

Humber, Coast and Vale Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP) has launched a brand new dedicated website. Serving a population of 1.4 million people, all with different health and care needs, the partnership’s ambition is for everyone in Humber, Coast and Vale to have a great start in life and to have the opportunities and support they [...]

Health and social care conference to take place in Scarborough

Well known health commentator, Roy Lilley, will chair a conference in Scarborough about innovation in health and social care integration. The conference will explore new and more effective ways that health and social care can work together to support and improve outcomes for older and vulnerable people It is hosted by NHS Scarborough and Ryedale Cl [...]

NHS Scarborough and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) Integrated Community Services Procurement

NHS Scarborough and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group (the CCG) has today released a Procurement Information Notice to advise that it intends to hold a Market Engagement Event in advance of its proposed procurement for a Multi-speciality Community Services Provider (MCP) for community services in Scarborough and Ryedale. Following engagement wit [...]

New North Yorkshire school mental health and wellbeing service to launch in April

A new mental health and wellbeing service is launching in North Yorkshire, thanks to a partnership between the local NHS and North Yorkshire County Council. The North Yorkshire School Mental Health and Wellbeing service will support schools to develop a whole school approach to positive mental health by delivering training to school staff and key p [...]

Out of hospital care proposals - your chance to get involved

In the past, patients have told us they would like more streamlined health and social care services so they only have to tell their story once, their records can be shared and they want to avoid going into hospital unless absolutely necessary. NHS Scarborough and Ryedale CCG is now looking to work with North Yorkshire County Council to develop a mo [...]

Plan for local healthcare transformation published

The Humber Coast and Vale Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP) has been published today, 21 November 2016. The plan is the first stage in a programme of work undertaken by a partnership of 21 local authorities, NHS commissioners (including NHS Scarborough and Ryedale CCG) and providers and other community based organisations that started in [...]

Three top tips for getting the Right Care, First Time, this Bank Holiday

With the Spring Bank Holiday nearly upon us, Scarborough and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is offering tips and advice to help you stay well and get the Right Care, First Time this long weekend. Top Tip 1: Repeat Medication Our first top tip is for repeat medication. If you have a regular prescription, check now that you have enough to [...]