Issue details

Healthwatch Procurement Strategy

This report seeks approval to the procurement approach to Healthwatch provision in the borough.

Local authorities are required to commission a local Healthwatch organisation under the Health and Social Care Act 2012. Healthwatch acts as a consumer
champion for users of health and care services, their families, carers and the public.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or income more than £5 million;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 06/12/2018

Report access: Open;

Report Type: Key Decision;

Decision due: 4 Feb 2019 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Health and Adult Social Care

Lead director: Strategic Director of Social Care

Department: Public Services Reform Department

Contact: Joanna Mccormick Email: Tel: 0741207694.


Sets up service which will enable consultation with residents

What is the total value of the decision?: No - BDT


Agenda items


  • Healthwatch Procurement Strategy