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Preparing for Healthwatch

Published:
20 October 2011
Categories:
  • Public

When Healthwatch launches in October 2012, it will play a role at both national and local level and will make sure that the views of the public are taken into account.

A number of essential activities will take place over the next 12 months to ensure that Healthwatch is fully functional before its launch.

These activities include:

When Healthwatch launches in October 2012, it will play a role at both national and local level and will make sure that the views of the public are taken into account.

  • appointing staff.
  • developing information and briefings for local Healthwatch organisations.
  • developing a work plan.
  • agreeing the budget with the Department of Health.
  • agreeing how the relationship between Healthwatch England and CQC will work.
  • appointing the Healthwatch England committee.
  • developing the Healthwatch England website.

For more information on these activities download the set up plan.

Get involved

The Healthwatch online community gives you a say in:

  • the development of Healthwatch.
  • the joint DH and CQC programme board and its advisory group.

Email us at healthwatch@nunwood.com to sign up!

Last updated:
29 May 2017