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 more than £100,000;
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 and PSR
Department: Public Services Reform Department
Contact: Joanna Mccormick Email: Joanna.Mccormick@lbhf.gov.uk Tel: 0741207694.
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Is the value of the report over £500,000?: No - BDT