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NHS East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group was established in April 2013 to plan and manage the majority of healthcare services for people living in our area. Here you can learn more about what we do, our decision making committees and how we ensure the health needs of local people are met.

Who We Are and What We Do

Who We Are and What We Do

The Health and Social Care Act set out a number of changes to healthcare provision that saw local GPs take more control of budgets and make decisions about what services their local communities require. The Primary Care Trusts (PCTs) were abolished in April 2013 and NHS East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group (ELR CCG) […]

Our Constitution

Our Constitution

Our Constitution is the foundation of our organisation and describes the governing principles, rules and procedures we have established to ensure probity and accountability in the day-to-day running of our organisation. It describes who we are, information about our membership, how and when we make decisions, how we ensure decisions are taken in an open […]

Our Governing Body

Our Governing Body

The Governing Body of NHS East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group meets regularly during the year and we hold our meetings in public. This means members of the public are welcome to attend and to ask questions about items on the agenda. Meeting Papers Papers for our most recent meeting are available below. If […]

Commissioning Collaborative Board (joint committee)

Commissioning Collaborative Board (joint committee)

The Commissioning Collaborative Board (CCB) is a joint committee of NHS East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group, NHS West Leicestershire Clinical Commissioning Group and NHS Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Gropu. The CCB supports joint decision making and undertakes collective strategic decisions on those areas where authority has been delegated to it by the respective […]

Primary Care Commissioning Committee

Primary Care Commissioning Committee

The Primary Care Commissioning Committee is a committee established by the Clinical Commissioning Group in January 2015 to exercise the primary care commissioning functions that have been delegated from NHS England as of 1 April 2015.The Committee holds regular monthly meetings at County Hall, Glenfield, LE3 8TB. Members of the public are welcome to come […]

Reports and Plans

Reports and Plans

If you would like to request a copy of previous reports or plans whilst our website is refreshed, please contact our Corporate Affairs Team on 0116 295 7572. Annual Reports Every year we publish our annual report. You can find the most recent ones here: ELR CCG Annual Report 2018-19 ELR CCG Annual Report 2017-18 […]

Equality, Diversity and Human Rights

Equality, Diversity and Human Rights

NHS East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group is committed to eliminating discrimination, advancing equality of opportunity and fostering good relations between different groups of people. You can find out about this commitment including details of our current equalities objectives in our latest Equality and Inclusion Strategy 2017 – 2021. Equality and Inclusion Strategy 2017 […]

Our Commissioning and Corporate Policies

Our Commissioning and Corporate Policies

Planned Care Policies Planned care is the non-emergency treatment and operations that are carried out in hospital and in the community, with appointments arranged in advance. The policies that govern this treatment for patients in East Leicestershire and Rutland are managed by NHS Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group on our behalf. The policies cover the […]

Finance and Procurement

Finance and Procurement

Publication of spend over £25,000 As part of the government’s commitment to greater transparency of how public funds are used, there is a requirement for all NHS organisations to publish details online of any expenditure over £25,000. This includes all individual invoices, grant payments, expense payments or other such transactions with a value over £25,000. […]

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) and Data Protection Act 2018

General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) and Data Protection Act 2018

The GDPR forms part of the data protection regime in the UK, together with the new Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018) both of which apply from 25 May 2018. The Information Commissioner’s Office provide useful information about the new legislative framework which can be accessed by clicking on the following web links: General Data […]

Better Care Together

Better Care Together

Better Care Together has been set up to create improved and sustainable health and care services for the people of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR). BCT brings together three NHS trusts and three clinical commissioning groups in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) including ELR CCG, working alongside a range of other independent, voluntary and community sector providers […]

Urgent Care and Minor Injury Services

Urgent Care and Minor Injury Services

Need care in the evening, at a weekend or on a Bank Holiday? There are several local services open in the evening, at weekends and on Bank Holidays. These services are for patients with minor injuries and illnesses that require urgent attention, but are not life-threatening. In East Leicestershire and Rutland we have six urgent care […]