Issue details

Procurement of HealthWatch

Cabinet will be asked to agree the council procures a host organisation for Healthwatch so that it can operate from the revised nationally prescribed date of 1st April 2013


Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Decision due: 10 May 2012 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Health and Care Services

Lead director: Corporate Director - Health, Care and Community Services

Contact: Dawn Roberts, Executive Director - Corporate, Customer and Community Services The Courts, Carlisle CA3 8NA Email: Tel: 01228 226310.


There is no planned consultation , but there will be a significant engagement event in May/June to ensure that all relevant stakeholders are involved and engaged in the councils development work to establish an effective Local HealthWatch


Relevant Scrutiny Committee / Advisory Board: Cumbria Health and Well Being Scrutiny Committee