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Advice about treating winter infections

31/12/2014

The majority of winter infections are of the type that can be self-treated with over the counter medicines

Local NHS welcomes MSK Impact Assessment

23/12/2014

The CCG and WSHFT have received an independent review by PwC of the impact of a new integrated Musculoskeletal (MSK) service.

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Plans move forward to further improve GP services in Littlehampton

23/12/2014

Plans to improve local GP services in Littlehampton have taken a step forward as a crucial application has been approved.

Help shape future NHS patient transport services

19/12/2014

There are proposed changes to NHS patient transport services and we want your views

GPs ask for their views on plans to have more say on GP services

19/12/2014

Clinical commissioning groups are being asked to consider a new way of working described as co-commissioning in relation to GP services.

Did you know there is a GP service available when your surgery is closed?

17/12/2014

Doctors across Coastal West Sussex are reminding local people that a GP service is still available when your normal doctor’s surgery is closed.

Care, support and you – have your say on changes

17/12/2014

West Sussex County Council has launched a consultation for residents to influence the way people receive care and support.

Watch the CCG’s Governing Body meet to talk about local health care

09/12/2014

Videos of the CCG’s Governing Body meeting in public are now available to view.

Award for Coastal team providing urgent care in patients' homes

03/12/2014

A team who help people across Coastal West Sussex to receive urgent care in their own home has been recognised with a prestigious NHS prize.

Watch Governing Body question and answer session on MSK

28/11/2014

Videos of the question and answer session at the CCG’s Governing Body meeting on Wednesday 26 November are now available

Questions on new MSK service put to CCG's Governing Body

26/11/2014

The CCG's Governing Body responded to a range of questions on the new MSK service at its meeting this afternoon (26 November).

Next week's CCG Governing Body meeting taking place at The Causeway

20/11/2014

The meeting in public on Wednesday will take place at The Causeway, Goring-by-Sea.

More information about the joint impact assessment

18/11/2014

Find out more about the joint impact assessment that NHS Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group and Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have agreed to jointly commission.

Have your say about our neurology or cardiology (heart) services

04/11/2014

We would like to hear from people who are currently using these services to understand how they are working, what works well and where improvements could be made.

Local NHS working together to ensure future of local health services

04/11/2014

NHS Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group and Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have agreed to jointly commission an independent impact assessment following the decision to award a contract for a new integrated MSK service.

Public Reference Panel lay member opportunity – Chichester

24/10/2014

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a member of the public to get involved in commissioning decisions here at NHS Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group, by representing the community of Chichester on our Public Reference Panel (PRP).

Public Reference Panel lay member opportunity – Arun

24/10/2014

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a member of the public to get involved in commissioning decisions here at NHS Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group, by representing the community of Arun on our Public Reference Panel (PRP).

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New date for MSK services Select Committee meeting

22/10/2014

The meeting of the Health and Adult Social Care Select Committee (HASC) due to discuss the NHS musculoskeletal services contract has been moved to Friday 5th December.

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CCG provides assurances to HASC on new MSK services

21/10/2014

On Thursday 02 October the CCG updated the West Sussex HASC on the decision to award the contract to Bupa CSH Ltd and the next steps.

Help us shape the future of patient transport services

30/09/2014

NHS commissioners in Sussex are seeking the views of the public and passengers to inform the future of patient transport services across the county.

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CCG to attend West Sussex HASC on MSK services

29/09/2014

On Thursday 02 October, the CCG will update the West Sussex HASC on the decision to award the contract to Bupa CSH Ltd and the next steps.

Coastal West Sussex CCG and WSHFT welcome jointly commissioned independent impact assessment

19/09/2014

Both organisations remain committed to improving MSK services, ensuring that WSHFT remains sustainable, and that both A&Es at Worthing and St Richard’s Hospitals remain open.

Statement re impact of MSK contract on trauma services

12/09/2014

Coastal West Sussex CCG is concerned about the speculation around the future of the local A&E departments, which will cause understandable worry for our communities.

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Musculoskeletal contract - FAQs

05/09/2014

We have had a number of questions in following the announcement of a preferred bidder for MSK services - read the responses.

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Musculoskeletal contract award announced

04/09/2014

NHS Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is delighted to announce the award of a contract for an integrated Musculoskeletal care service to BupaCSH Ltd - a partnership between CSH Surrey and Bupa UK.