Blog: Urgent Community Response in Kirklees

At the start of this year Kirklees was selected as one of seven national accelerator areas for Urgent Community Response. A service aimed at providing support to our frail and elderly population quickly. In this blog, Becca Spavin, Programme Lead has provides an...

Kirklees CCGs plan to merge

The Governing Bodies of NHS Greater Huddersfield and NHS North Kirklees CCGs have agreed to support the submission of an application to NHS England to dissolve the two organisations and create a single CCG for Kirklees. The decision was taken today (25 November) at a...

Make the positive choice to prevent diabetes

GP practices across Kirklees are encouraging patients to know their risk of developing type 2 diabetes this World Diabetes Day, 14 November 2020. Every two minutes someone finds out they have type 2 diabetes, a potentially serious health condition that can cause...