Go-ahead for single clinical commissioning group

The eight clinical commissioning groups in Kent and Medway will merge to form a single clinical commissioning group from 1 April 2020 after NHS England and NHS Improvement gave formal approval. Dr Navin Kumta, who has been appointed clinical chair of the new NHS Kent...

Kent and Medway CCGs get go-ahead to merge

The eight clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in Kent and Medway have been given conditional approval to merge and form a single CCG. The decision by NHS England and NHS Improvement means that from 1 April 2020, subject to conditions being met, there will be one...

East Kent hospital investment announcement

Following news reports about government funding for hospitals across the country and, more recently, for the Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Caroline Selkirk, Managing Director of the four clinical commissioning groups in east Kent said: “We welcome the recognition that...