Isle of Wight residents urged to get some medication over the counter rather than through prescription

medications on the shelves in the supermarket

The CCG say this is about stopping prescriptions for ailments such as a sore throat, dandruff, athlete’s foot, indigestion or fungal infections, for which anyone can buy medication from any supermarket or pharmacy

Friday, 17th January, 2020 9:36am

By Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group with 2 readers' comments

Isle of Wight pharmacy opening times over Christmas and New Year

pharmacy sign

Check details of which pharmacies are open and when over the festive period

Friday, 20th December, 2019 6:41pm

By Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group

Isle of Wight Safe Haven open over festive period

Safe Haven staff around the Christmas tree

The Isle of Wight's mental health drop-in centre will be open over the festive period. Details within

Friday, 20th December, 2019 6:30pm

By Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group

New Managing Director for Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group

Alison Smith

The new CCG Managing Director wants to build on partnership working with the Isle of Wight Council and IW NHS Trust – as well as third sector and voluntary organisations – "to deliver the best health and care service for Island residents".

Wednesday, 28th August, 2019 9:59am

By Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group with 2 readers' comments

Two Isle of Wight GP practices set to merge

Waiting room

The merged practice will encourage access to health services through wider use of technology, such as online ordering of repeat prescriptions, online booking of appointments, e-consultations and health advice.

Monday, 5th August, 2019 9:50am

By Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group

First AGM of Hampshire and Isle of Wight Partnership of CCGs this week

Public meeting

All are welcome, but the meeting is being held in Petersfield, Hampshire.

Tuesday, 25th June, 2019 10:24am

By Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group