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Lay Member opportunities with Mid Essex Clinical Commissioning Group

As the NHS prepares to celebrate its 70th year – an exciting time to be part of it – we’re looking for local, enthusiastic people to help shape and drive the future of healthcare in mid Essex.

NHS Mid Essex Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has vacancies for three Board Lay Members who will help provide additional rigour, challenge and assurance to our decision-making process.

Smokefree Health Harms

Public Health England has launched a new Smokefree Health Harms campaign to encourage the nation’s 7 million smokers to make a quit attempt this January.

 The new TV advert illustrates how poisons from tar in cigarettes enter the bloodstream, spreading around the body in seconds, causing damage to major organs, as data reveals one person in England is admitted to hospital every minute with a smoking related illness .