West Leicestershire CCG was established in 2011 in line with the Health and Social Care Bill (now the Health and Social Care Act 2012.
We are responsible for a population of 384.934 people. We cover three district council areas of North West Leicestershire, Charnwood and Hinckley and Bosworth. There are 48 GP practices in our area who play a key role in making clinically-led commissioning a reality.
Our mission is:
Patients, practices and partners working together to create the best value healthcare for West Leicestershire.
Democratic – clinically led organisation rooted in member GP practices and localities
Collaborative – at the heart of a network of partnerships with CCGs, local authorities and providers that puts us at the forefront of change
Proactive – by maintain a focus on the things that really make a difference to patients
Adaptable – by responding flexibly to the differing needs of our patients, the clinical evidence base and our operating environment.
Honest – we are willing to confront difficult issues, understand them and make disciplined decisions for the long term
Passionate – we are committed to excellence.
We are committed to continually improve the:
• health and wellbeing of our local population;
• quality of our local health services, and
• way in which our NHS resources (staff, equipment and buildings) are used