Contact us

For all general enquiries please contact our reception on 01924 213050

If you have a query or concern about NHS services in the Wakefield district our team will be happy to help you. 

We appreciate the way the NHS is organised can be very confusing and it is not always easy to know who to contact if you have a query or concern. Below is a guide to the various types of care provider and which organisations can manage those queries.

 

If you want to raise concerns about the care or service provided byYou can raise this with
Your GPThe GP practice or NHS England
Your DentistThe Dental Practice or NHS England
Your OpticianThe Optician or NHS England
Your PharmacyThe Pharmacy or NHS England
Your Local HospitalThe Hospital or The Clinical Commissioning Group
Your Local Mental Health ProviderThe Mental Health Provider or The Clinical Commissioning Group
The Continuing Health Care TeamThe Clinical Commissioning Group
The Individual Funding Request TeamThe Clinical Commissioning Group
Community ServicesDirect to the Community Service or The Provider Organisation or The Commissioner
The Local Ambulance ServiceThe Ambulance Trust or The Clinical Commissioning Group

If your query relates to services and appointments for Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust (Pontefract, Pinderfields and Dewsbury Hospitals) please direct your query to:

Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust PALS (Patient, Advice and Liaison Service) service. 

By email to: myh-tr.palsmidyorks@nhs.net

By telephone on: 01924 542972

If your query relates to your GP practice or obtaining a GP appointment or a GP referral, please contact your Practice Manager. 

What NHS Wakefield CCG can do: 

  • Listen to your query or concerns in confidence

  • Provide you with information and advice to help you resolve your concern

  • Direct you to support groups locally and nationally

  • Signpost you to the right departments or organisations to find out accurate information

  • Help you to raise a formal complaint in relation to the services we commission.
    If you wish to contact us, you can contact the Governance Team on:

Telephone: 01924 315803 

E-mail: wakccg.Contactusnhsnet

Or write to us at: 

The Governance Team

White Rose House

West Parade

Wakefield

West Yorkshire

WF1 1LT

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There are some things we cannot investigate under the Complaints Regulations.  However, we still want to hear about any problems you have experienced as we are continually reviewing services to ensure that they meet the needs of patients.  If we are not able to investigate your concerns formally, we shall tell you if this is the case and try to signpost you to the most appropriate organisation.

We recognise the importance of your feedback and this helps us to continue to develop and improve what we do for everyone. Complaints form an important part of this feedback.

You can make a complaint about any NHS treatment or service that either you or your family has received. You can complain on behalf of someone else, however, his or her written consent will be needed.

NHS Wakefield CCG – Complaints Policy

If you have a general query about NHS services we commission please use the most appropriate route.