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June 2020

Board governance workshop (webinar)

Webinar (training)
Thursday 4th June, 2020 - 14:00 to 15:30

About this event

In these challenging times this is an opportunity for Chairs and board members to come together to discuss the response of their Healthwatch to the current situation with COVID-19, and any support they need from Healthwatch England. We will also cover the essentials of good governance for your role in running an effective and independent Healthwatch.

Who is this event for?

This event is for Healthwatch Chairs and board members, in stand-alone, multiple contract and hosted local Healthwatch arrangements.

What will you learn?

This session will cover how you can fulfill your statutory responsibilities in the current climate and discuss different approaches Healthwatch are taking to support the response.

This session will briefly introduce you to the Guide to running a Healthwatch and the Quality Framework, which has been developed to help with your quality assurance.

We will discuss how you can use these resources to support your leadership, governance and contract monitoring arrangements. We will also cover what it means to represent Healthwatch and the key components of the Chair and board member roles.

Who is running this event?

Imelda Redmond, National Director at Healthwatch England

Gavin Macgregor, Head of Network Development at Healthwatch England

Contact details

If you have any questions please contact Marianne Patterson:

Please note, joining details will be emailed to registered participants 48 hours prior to the webinar.