Governing Body Lay Member
(Public and Patient Involvement - PPI)
Job reference: 161-THCCG-LAYM02
NHS Tower Hamlets Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are looking for a new lay member to join our Governing Body to help shape strategy and the delivery of local healthcare.
Lay members bring different perspectives to the Governing Body, working with our other Governing Body members, to ensure that the CCG exercises its functions effectively, efficiently, economically, with good governance and in accordance with the terms of the CCG Constitution.
This role has specific focus on patient and public involvement. The lay member will be a member of the CCG's primary care committee and support the patient and public involvement work.
To be suitable you will:
• Have expertise, qualifications or experience to be able to express informed views about patient and public involvement in the design, delivery and improvement health services.
• Have previous experience of working in a collective decision-making group, such as a board or committee, or high-level awareness of board-level working and have experience of chairing such groups.
• Not be employed by any organisation from which the CCG secures a significant volume of provision (i.e. have no conflicts of interest).
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Closing date for applications is Sunday 7 February 2016.
NHS Tower Hamlets CCG is the organisation which plans, purchases and monitors most of the health services for Tower Hamlets residents. We are led by GPs and work with patients, health professionals, community groups and the local authority to improve health and health services locally.
For more information about what we do please visit our website www.towerhamletsccg.nhs.uk