It’s Time to Talk about mental health in Chorley and South Ribble

A campaign to encourage people to take ‘Time to Talk’ in a bid to tackle the stigma surrounding mental health is being championed by NHS Chorley and South Ribble Clinical Commissioning Group.

Commissioning reform across Lancashire and South Cumbria

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we are delaying engagement to consider options for changes to NHS commissioning in Lancashire and South Cumbria.  Member practices, CCG staff and our partners will be kept informed on any updates and developments on the commissioning reform programme.

Chorley and South Ribble areas launch national programme to promote children and young people’s mental health

Children struggling with mental health in Central Lancashire are to benefit from better services and support as a major national initiative is rolled out this week.

External clinical experts advise change is necessary to future proof central Lancashire’s health and care services

Four separate and independent groups of clinical experts have advised central Lancashire’s health and care system that it must change the way the local services are configured if it is to continue providing safe and high quality care.

Implementation of revised and updated clinical policies

We wish to bring to the attention of patients and members of the public that a new clinical commissioning policy has been developed and approved by the CCG. This is the policy for low intensity pulsed ultrasound therapy.