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Welcome to Kernow Clinical Commissioning Group

NHS Kernow is the clinical commissioning group for Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. 

Our job is to buy health services for the population of the county and islands including hospitals, mental health services, children's services and community services. Our annual budget is around £700 million a year.

We formally took over this function on April 1, 2013 from Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Primary Care Trust, when it was abolished. Public Health is now the responsibility of Cornwall Council or the Council of the Isles of Scilly while GPs, dentists, pharmacies and optometrists are commissioned by NHS England.

You can find out more about our work throughout this website. 

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  • MSK engagement opportunity

    MSK engagement opportunity

    18/05/2017

    Have you had a hip or knee replacement due to arthritis and do you live in west Cornwall, mid Cornwall or the Isles of Scilly?

  • Choose Well this Easter

    Choose Well this Easter

    11/04/2017

    Don’t spend your Easter Holiday bank holiday waiting in the emergency department to get sprains, strains and broken bones fixed - head straight for your nearest Minor Injury Unit (MIU) or Urgent Care Centre.

  • Bodmin Treatment Centre

    Bodmin Treatment Centre

    30/03/2017

    Statement from NHS Kernow regarding Bodmin Treatment Centre.

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