NHS Doncaster Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) comprises 43 member practices who have delegated responsibility for running the organisation to a governing body, which is responsible for commissioning healthcare services in Doncaster.
Launching in April 2013, the CCG is in charge of the borough’s over £400 million budget, which aids us in organizing, paying for and monitoring the performance and quality of services in the town.
The CCG is a ‘clinically led’ group, which means that GPs and other healthcare professionals make key decisions. It is a membership organisation, comprising of the 39 member GP practices based in Doncaster, each giving crucial and informed input.
Our aims and priorities are set by GPs, supported by lay members, NHS managers and other health professionals. Together, they have responsibility and freedom to make decisions about the care and services provided for Doncaster and are committed to putting local people at the heart of decision making within the local NHS.
The CCG has responsibility for purchasing and structuring healthcare services for over 320,000 patients in Doncaster and it is our aim to provide the best possible care.
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Living in Doncaster
Doncaster is a vibrant market town in South Yorkshire. The town covers a wide and diverse metropolitan area, covering sleepy suburbs, green open spaces and a bustling historic town centre. Major cities within close proximity of Doncaster include Sheffield, 22 miles southwest, Leeds 32 miles north, and Hull, 46 miles northeast.
If you’re looking for retail therapy the town centre is packed full of high street stores and independent retailers, and is home to one of the best markets in Yorkshire. Whether you’re shopping for the latest fashions at the Frenchgate Shopping Centre or finding those hidden gems nestled amongst the stalls in the lively market, the town has you covered.
Doncaster has many attractions for the young and the young at heart. Take a medieval visit to the historically renowned Conisborough Castle, or a walk on the wild side at the Yorkshire Wildlife Park, complete with lions and polar bears.
With a wide variety of museums and galleries, live entertainment venues such as the Dome, and the nationally recognised racecourse, Doncaster offers attraction to all ages and there’s always something to get involved in.
The town provides the perfect springboard for getting around Yorkshire. Doncaster train station provides excellent national links, while Robin Hood Airport serves local jetsetters. The A1, M18 and M1 are all within a short distance making the borough the perfect base and launchpad to explore Yorkshire.