Breadcrumb Home Publications What are the lessons from the USA for clinical commissioning groups in the English NHS? This content relates to the following topics: Commissioning and contracting Clinical commissioning groups Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page In this article for The Lancet, Chris Ham and Paul Zollinger-Read draw valuable lessons from their visit to the United States, which could help to support clinical commissioning groups as they grapple with NHS reforms.Read the full article on The Lancet website Comments Add your comment Your name Email (your email will not be made public) Your job/role Organisation Comment Post comment You may also be interested in Paid event Future of commissioning Blog The future of NHS commissioning: no map or clear destination Ruth Robertson asks how CCGs will be affected as accountable care organisations/systems and sustainability and transformation plans/partnerships are layered on top of an already complex NHS landscape? Long read What is commissioning and how is it changing? Commissioning is the process by which health and care services are planned, purchased and monitored. Here we look at the commissioning process in more detail, the organisations involved and how it is changing. Blog Put GPs at the centre of the NHS commissioning roadmap Ruth Robertson outlines the importance of involving GPs in commissioning and planning in the NHS if we are to meet the challenges of transforming care and balancing finances.