Purpose of the Working with People and Communities Committee:
The Working with People and Communities Committee is a non-statutory Committee of the Board of the ICB. The committee is accountable to the Board of the ICB in providing advice and assurance that there is an appropriate ICB work plan which shows that citizens will be involved in decisions on the planning and delivery of health and care services in Bedford Borough, Central Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes, in line with the Working with People and Communities policy in order to deliver the ICS core purposes of:
- Improving outcomes in population health and healthcare;
- Tackle inequalities in outcomes, experiences and access;
- Enhance productivity and value for money; and
- Help the NHS support broader economic development.
The purpose of the committee is to oversee the delivery and evaluation of the work plan and report to the ICB on the outcomes of citizen engagement. Work with Integrated Care System partners to ensure citizens are engaged with, listened to and co-design health and care services at ICS, Place and Care Alliance. Provide assurance to the ICB on planning, delivery, outcome and evaluation of statutory consultation.
Committee meetings during 2023/24 will be held on the following dates:
17 March 2023
9 June 2023
1 December 2023
1 March 2024