North East PCTs
North East CSS passes checkpoint 2
STRUCTURE: The single commissioning support service for the North East has been told it has only “medium to low issues” by the NHS Commissioning Board.
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The service, which will serve all CCGs in the region, has been classified in “scenario A” by the board’s checkpoint 2 check. It is the most developed of three categories and indicates the CSS does not need intense outside support from the board. Its interim managing director is Stephen Childs.