The West Hampshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) became a statutory organisation in April 2013 in line with the Health and Social Care Act 2012.
West Hampshire is a large area covering a population of over 550,000 people, a geographical area of 2,242.4 square kms (865.8 square miles).
There are 49 GP practices within the area, each being a core member of the commissioning group.
These practices are split into six localities to keep a local focus:
- Eastleigh North and Test Valley South
- Totton and Waterside
- West New Forest
- Eastleigh Southern Parishes
Find out more about these areas in the 'Our communities' section of this website.
What is a Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)?
Clinical Commissioning Groups are groups of GPs that have taken over responsibility from the Primary Care Trusts for designing local health services in England.