Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commisioning Group

Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commisioning Group

How we spend our money

Newscastle and Gateshead expenditure over threshold over 25,000.

Our Constitution

We want to make sure that we all ‘work together to improve the health of Newcastle and Gateshead’ and this complements the objectives set out in the NHS Constitution.

Register of interest

We are fully committed to the principles of transparent and open decision-making, and have indicated all potential conflicts of interest to ensure that decisions will be taken without the influence of external or private interest.

The way we work

NHS Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is the statutory health body responsible for the planning and buying (commissioning) of local NHS care and services to meet the needs of the local community.

Our plans and key documents

Anti-fraud, bribery and corruption statement

Statement from the Chief Officer about the Bribery Act 2010.

Counter Fraud

In 2016-17 losses to fraud in the NHS were estimated at £1.25 billion per annum – enough money to pay for over 40,000 staff nurses, or to purchase over 5,000 frontline ambulances.