Reviews and reports

From 30 June 2022, this website will not be updated

For the latest local health and care information, visit the new websites for Integrated Care Board hertsandwestessex.icb.nhs.uk or the Integrated Care System hertsandwestessexics.org.uk

From 1 July 2022, Clinical Commissioning Groups will be cease to exist. Commissioning functions and information that has been previously held by East and North Hertfordshire CCG is transferring to the new NHS Hertfordshire and West Essex Integrated Care Board (HWEICB) on 1 July 2022.

HWEICB will become the new data controller. Any questions about the use of data (including patient data) by the new ICB should be directed to hertsvalleysccg.hwecorporategovernance@nhs.net 

There are no changes to how local residents access NHS frontline services in Hertfordshire and West Essex as part of these changes.

Reviews and reports

Review of patients with C. Difficile

Following concerns raised by a whistleblower in relation to the management of C. Difficile patients at East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust, the CCG’s Head of Infection Prevention and Control carried out an external review visit to the trust with a Consultant Microbiologist from Cambridge Universities Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. The conclusion of the review was that the trust was compliant with current guidelines for C. Difficile management. You can read the full report here.

Last modified: 

12 Jun 2014