Engagement and Advisory Groups

Patient and Public Group (local and national charities and patient groups)

The Patient and Public Group is chaired by Professor Peter Weissberg. Professor Weissberg is also a member of the review’s Programme Board and Clinical Advisory Panel. The terms of reference for the Patient and Public Group can be found here.

Provider Group (national clinical organisations)

The Provider Group is chaired by Chris Hopson, CEO of the Foundation Trust Network (FTN). Chris is also a member of the review’s Programme Board. The terms of reference for the Provider Group can be found here.

Clinicians’ Group (clinicians from surgical centres)

The Clinicians’ Group is chaired by Professor Deirdre Kelly. Professor Kelly is also a member of the review’s Programme Board and Clinical Advisory Panel. The terms of reference for the Clinicians’ Group can be found here.

Joint meetings

On Monday 13 July 2015 we will be holding the next joint meeting of the engagement and advisory groups – patients & public, clinicians’ and provider leaders. The agenda for the meeting is available to download. The slides used at the meeting are available here.

On Monday 09 March 2015 we will be holding another meeting with our three engagement and advisory groups – patients and public, clinicians’ and provider leaders. The agenda for the meeting is available here and the slides presented on the day are available here. The notes of the meeting are available here.

On Friday 25 July 2014 we had a joint meeting of all three of our engagement and advisory groups – patients and public, clinicians, and provider leadership, with over 80 attendees. The agenda for the meeting is available here and the slides presented on the day are available here. We asked attendees to complete an “event evaluation form” and have enclosed the results/comments we received here. A draft write up of the meeting, including a list of attendees is now available here.

We are planning to hold another joint meeting of our three engagement and advisory groups during the consultation period.

Provider Leaders’ subgroup

Joint Standards/CRG meeting

21 May 2015

  • Agenda. This document also includes:
    • Standards as sent to JSCRG 210515
    • Additional documentation: Advice from RCN