CCG mergers – a legal perspective

12th December 2018

In November NHS England announced a new raft of CCG mergers, reducing the number of commissioning groups from 211 in 2013 to 191 today. As CCGs struggle with the demand to cut 20% from admin [read more]

Merger of GP surgeries collapses

1st June 2017

Credit: This story was first seen on the Plymouth Herald The planned merger of two of Plymouth’s largest GP surgeries has reportedly collapsed due to staffing issues, the Plymouth Herald reports. Beacon Medical Group and [read more]

GP surgeries set for merger next year

7th December 2016

Credit: This story was first seen on the Wiltshire Gazette and Herald A GP surgery in Marlborough and another in Pewsey are to merge next spring as a way of overcoming a shortage of doctors, [read more]