Our Plans and Publications

 The aims of Swindon Clinical Commissioning Group are:

  • to make sure decisions about improving healthcare in your community involve the public, patients and GP practices
  • to make sure all healthcare providers contribute to improving the health of the people in Swindon
  • to develop health services that meet the needs of the community
  • to show its commitment to the NHS Constitution by offering an informed choice of provider wherever possible

How is success measured?

  • the life expectancy of the general population of Swindon and Shrivenham will rise
  • fewer patients will need to be admitted to hospital, as they will be cared for in more appropriate settings
  • all parts of the NHS will work more closely together to deliver early care for patients
  • cancer survival rate will be in line with the rest of England
  • patients will have better understanding of their own health conditions

What are our investment priorities?

  • Child obesity
  • Responding to health needs
  • Diabetes
  • Dementia
  • Hospital admissions for children
  • Emergency, urgent and unplanned care
  • Cancer