Wakefield CCG News

COVID-19 vaccine

New guidance has been issued for the use of the Oxford AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine.

The NHS is now offering vaccinations to people who are most at risk from COVID-19. This follows the approval of both the Pfizer BioNTech and Oxford…

I've had my vaccination

With the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccination in Wakefield progressing well, the NHS is reminding people of the importance of having their second dose.…

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A smartphone app and home test kit enabling people to test themselves for chronic kidney disease (CKD) using their mobile phone camera is now being…

COVID Oximetry @home

NHS Wakefield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are working with partners across Wakefield and the district, such as GP practices and community…

Woman in bed sleeping

The importance of sleep and its impact on our health is being highlighted on World Sleep Day.

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Wakefield Council and NHS Wakefield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are set to trial innovative future working arrangements to improve the health…

Everyone is welcome in general practice. I have the right to register and receive treatment from a GP practice. I do not need a fixed address, I do not need identification. Anyone in England can see a GP. Find out more: www.nhs.uk/register

In order to receive the COVID-19 vaccine it is really helpful if you are registered with a GP.

Man sitting on bed coughing. A cough that lasts three weeks or more could be a warning sign. Just contact your GP practice.

If you’ve had a cough for three weeks or more and it isn’t COVID-19, it could be a sign of cancer. It’s probably nothing serious, but if it is cancer,…

Nurse wearing face mask drawing up a COVID-19 vaccine

People who are over 70 and haven’t had their first vaccination can contact the NHS National Booking Service for an appointment.