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North Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Group: Standards

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 110358, tabled on 24 January 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of NHS North Tyneside CCG in reducing waiting times for treatment; and if he will make a statement.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

1 March 2022

The NHS North Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has been working to reduce waiting times for treatment, although this is impacted by COVID-19. The CCG have made use of locums and an Elective Recovery Framework and a Recovery Plus programme have been developed to address waiting times, with system-wide solutions established with local integrated care systems.

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