Upper Lea Valley Locality Group

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.

Upper Lea Valley Locality Group

There are 16 GP practices in the Upper Lea Valley Locality, covering the area of Hertford, Hoddesdon, Ware and Buntingford.  They provide care for a population of over 122,000.

The main hospitals used by patients in Upper Lea Valley are: Other providers: Local authorities:

Lister Hospital, Stevenage
QEII Hospital, Welwyn Garden City
Princess Alexandra Hospital, Harlow
Addenbrookes, Cambridge

Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

Hertfordshire County Council
East Herts Council
Broxbourne Borough Council

Local federation:  Generating Healthcare Ltd.   

Who's who

Dr Mark Andrews, Locality Co-Chair Upper Lea ValleyDr Rupal Shah
Locality Co-Chair Upper Lea Valley
GP at Hanscombe House Surgery, Hoddesdon

Dr Nicky Williams, Locality Co-Chair Upper Lea ValleyVacant
Locality Co-Chair Upper Lea Valley


Park Lane Surgery

Buntingford Medical Centre

Castlegate Surgery
Hanscombe House Surgery
Wallace House Surgery

Amwell Surgery
Hailey View Surgery
The Limes Surgery

Puckeridge Surgery

Church Street Surgery
Dolphin House Surgery

Watton at Stone
Watton Place Surgery

Primary Care Networks

• Hertford and Rurals

• Ware and Rurals

• Hoddesdon and Broxbourne

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Key health priorities

• Improving early diagnoses and management of cancer

• Improving the health and wellbeing of the frail and elderly

• Reducing obesity levels

Last modified: 

18 Jan 2022