Glossary

This page will list all the different groups, partnerships and meetings that we mention and what they do

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group is the CCG responsible for the whole of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough and some pracces in Hertfordshire and Northamptonshire. They have taken over the responsibility from NHS Cambridgeshire and NHS Peterborough (the Primary Care Trust) for buying health services for the populaon of these areas. It is be one of the largest CCGs in the country, serving a populaon of 863,570 and a budget of £854 m. Website

It is made up of 8 Local Commissioning Groups.

Local Commissioning Group (LCG)CCG map

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CCG is made up of eight local commissioning groups (LCGs), which have been set up across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. These are groups of GP pracces that have come together to commission/buy the day to day health services for their local populaons. The role of the CCG is to support the LCGs in doing this. Every practice across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough is now a member of one of the eight local commissioning groups (LCGs).

Click on the map to show which practices are in which LCG.

The following links take you to the web pages of each LCG

Healthwatch Cambridgeshire

Healthwatch are the champion for people using health & social care services and will be working to ensure that people’s voices are heard.

They will:-

  • Listen – work with partners, networks and individuals to gather experiences and vies of local people.
  • Enable – work to clarify and make systems and services as easy to access as possible.
  • Inform – provide advice and information about access to local health & social care services.
  • Influence – let decision-makers know about people experiences and how services can be improved

Check out their website

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