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The North East Essex Clinical Commissioning Group website provides information to support the healthcare needs for north east Essex. Formally established in April 2013, our organisation employs around 130 staff and is required to work within our budget of £437m.

On our website, you can find more information about healthcare in Colchester and Tendring.





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Accessing healthcare during COVID-19


If you're concerned about the health of a child, please don't ever worry about seeking help. Even in these challenging times, the NHS is here for you.

You can always refer to this list of symptoms to look out for in poorly children. Why not keep it handy by downloading it to your device, or printing it and sticking it to your fridge?



Find your <br>local services
Find your
local services

Find the location and contact information for the GP, Practice, Hospital or Pharmacy for the service you require

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Patient Advice & <br>Liaison Service (PALS)
Patient Advice &
Liaison Service (PALS)

Our PALS team can provide a signposting service to direct your concerns to the correct local NHS providers

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Get <br>Involved

We strive to be a Clinical Commissioning Group that involves you in everything we do, here's how...

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Join the <br>Health Forum
Join the
Health Forum

We are seeking people who want to do something meaningful to improve health services and make change happen

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Safeguarding is about protecting children and adults from abuse or neglect and educating those around them

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Self Care
Self Care

Read tips on how to take care of yourself, including what items to keep stocked in a medicine cabinet

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NHS Local Long Term Plan

We want to hear your views about health and care services in Colchester and Tendring... read more

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Advice on long term conditions from the Sound Doctor

The Sound Doctor has lots of videos to help you manage diabetes, dementia, heart failure and COPD... read more

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Elective care centre - extraordinary meeting of the CCGs

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Clap your hands this NHS birthday weekend

It’s the 72nd birthday of the NHS this weekend - and people across Suffolk and north east Essex are invited ... more