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Friday 19th September 2014

HealthVoice meeting...

 

The September meeting of our patient and carer reference group HealthVoice took place on Friday 19th September at Jubilee Hall in Knutsford.  

 

Members of HealthVoice had the opportunity to hear from a patient about the Healthier Together proposals in Greater Manchester and urged members to go along to a listening event being held in Wilmslow on the 23rd September.

 

Members also heard from a local patient about concerns around disaproty of commisisoning between CCG's and requested an update about health and wellbeing in the Knutsford locality.

 

The Chair, Trevor Lerman, gave an update to members on the development of HealthVoice and the plans for implementation to ensure that HealthVoice becomes a fully effective influencer body with a number of task and finish groups to ensure that work is undertaken between meetings.

 

Jacki Wilkes, Head of Commissioning Devlopments and Health Outcomes, and Neil Evans, Commissioning Director for the CCG informed members about the changes in stroke services within Eastern Cheshire.

 

Charlotte Peters-Rock, Vice Chair of HealthVoice gave an overview of the difficulties facing carers within Eastern Cheshire in order to enable members to understand the complexities of caring for another person, and the hurdles and barriers that many people face in Eastern Cheshire.

 

 

Meeting Documentation

Agenda for the meeting

Minutes of the meeting

Minutes of the last meeting held on 8th August 2014

 

Find Out More...

To find out more about HealthVoice please contact:

Rebecca Patel


Public Engagement Manager
01625 663 864
rebeccapatel@nhs.net
1st Floor West Wing l New Alderley Building l Victoria Road l Macclesfield l Cheshire l SK10 3BL