NHS Greenwich Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is responsible for commissioning most of the healthcare services for the people of Greenwich. This means it is responsible for planning which services need to be in place and ensuring that there are a range of healthcare providers able to deliver care high quality care to patients when they need it.
What we spend your money on:
Services we buy (commission) include community health services, mental health services, learning disability services and specialist services for children and older people. We also pay for hospital services for the local community. Our main providers are Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust
and Oxleas NHS Trust
Public health is the responsibility of the Royal Borough of Greenwich with the NHS working in partnership with them through the Health and Wellbeing Board
NHS England is responsible for funding other parts of the health service such as GPs, pharmacists, dentists, opticians, and some specialist services.