North Herts Locality Group

North Herts Locality Group

There are 12 GP practices in the North Herts locality, covering the areas of Hitchin, Letchworth and Baldock.  They provide care for a population of around 113,000 and with a budget for 2014/15 of £120.1m.

Most of the health budget is spent on acute hospital care which includes emergency treatment, planned operations, tests and investigations.

The main hospitals used by patients in North Herts are: Other providers: Local authorities:

Lister Hospital, Stevenage
Pinehill Hospital, Hitchin
Addenbrookes, Cambridge

Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

Hertfordshire County Council
North Herts District Council

Who's who

Dr Rob Graham, Locality Co-Chair North HertsVacancy
Locality Co-Chair North Herts

Dr Rob Graham, Locality Co-Chair North HertsVacancy
Locality Co-Chair North Herts
 

Prescribing: Dr Simon Chatfield
Long Term Conditions: Dr Simon Chatfield
Mental Health: Dr Natasha Larmie 
Patient Engagement: Dr Simon Chatfield
Pathology lead: Dr Matthew Jarvis

Practices


Ashwell
Ashwell Surgery

Baldock
The Baldock Surgery

Hitchin
Courtenay House Surgery
Orford Lodge Surgery
Portmill Surgery
Regal Chambers Surgery

Knebworth
Knebworth & Marymead Surgery

Letchworth
Birchwood Surgery
Garden City Surgery
Nevells Road Surgery
Sollershott Surgery

Whitwell
Whitwell Surgery

Projects


• Over 75’s Health Checks

• Winter Pressure Schemes

• Enhanced Commissioning Framework

• NHS Health Checks

• Care Homes Enhanced Service

• Map of Medicine

• Community Anti Coagulation Service

• Interface Care of the Elderly

• Skin Health Pathway

• Home First

Key health priorities


• Improvements of GP services

• Improving the quality of life for people with long term conditions

• Improve the care and reduce mortality and morbidity at East and North Herts Trust.

 

Last modified: 

23 Jun 2017