Commissioning Healthwatch - Getting Practical

As local authorities move to commission local healthwatch what are the key imperatives that healthwatch needs to deliver on and what are the skills and capabilities that the new organisation will require?

Here are some outline thoughts on what skills might be important for the new organisations.

These ideas build on some of the case studies in the recent LGA/Regional Voices/NHSI publication "Building Successful Healthwatch Organisations"

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