Looking ahead

Priorities for One Gloucestershire for 2018/19 are:

  • Delivering leadership and system level transformational change in line with closing the three key gaps outlined in the Five Year Forward View
  • Ensuring the right capacity and capability across the system to deliver on clinical priorities
  • Delivering against key national standards of care including cancer waiting times, urgent and emergency care waiting times and improving access to psychological therapies
  • Ensuring financial stability through the effective management of available resources and financial risk
  • A refreshed health and wellbeing strategy and further promotion of enabling active communities
  • A focus on delivering service changes at locality level, supporting integrated locality boards to act in the best interest of the local population
  • Continued focus on the urgent and emergency care pathway in readiness for winter 2018/19 and beyond and development of centres of excellence for care
  • Continued reform of the digital connectivity across the health and care system within Gloucestershire, joining up information to support timely and informed patient care
  • The re-provision of community hospital services in the Forest of Dean.