Press Enquiries

All enquiries from the media must be directed to the Communications Department:

  • Telephone: 01992 566140
  • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

It has a responsibility to respond to media requests within the policies of the CCG.

Media Policy

Our aim is to ensure that:

  • Reporting is accurate
  • Messages are consistent
  • Staff are protected from personal intrusion
  • Staff are supported in getting recognition
  • Media requests are responded to within the policies of the CCG

We will endeavour to co-operate with the media at all times. However, there will be occasions when information cannot be released. These include:

  • Information that would breach patient confidentiality
  • Information that could cause unnecessary damage to the organisation
  • At all times the CCG will follow the NHS Code of Conduct on confidentiality.