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The Future of Your Community NHS Services... what you said

 

 

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Community nursing, physiotherapy, stop smoking, GP out of hours and walk-in-centres … just some of the many services we provide in people’s homes, health centres and community bases across Wirral and Neston.

 

We plan to become a Community Foundation Trust (CFT).  This means we will remain an NHS organisation providing NHS services but with more freedom to plan, deliver and invest in the services we provide. Local people will have more of a say too.

 

We held a public consultation from February 27 to May 21 2012 about our plans and our new membership scheme.

 

Over 700 people responded - this is what they said:

 

90% agreed with our vision and values

 

84% agreed with our suggested name – Wirral Community NHS Foundation Trust

 

69% agreed with our minimum age for membership as 13

 

89% agreed permanent staff should automatically become members

 

89% agreed anyone in Wirral and Neston can join

 

88% agreed with our planned membership constituencies – Birkenhead, Wallasey, Wirral South & Neston, Wirral West

 

82% agreed staff should be a single constituency

 

86% agreed with Governors’ 2 or 3 year election periods, elected by ‘first past the post’

 

69% agreed with 16 as our minimum age to be a Governor

 

85% agreed with the make up of our Council of Governors

 

84% agreed with our choice of appointed Governors

 

87% agreed with the makeup of our Board of Directors

 

If you are 13 or over and live in Wirral or Neston, become a member today!

 

Membership is free and you can be involved as much as you want to be

 

  • Get the latest news from your Community NHS services
  • Help us improve your NHS through member surveys and focus groups
  • Come to member events about healthcare and see ‘behind the scenes’
  • Vote in Governor elections, or stand as a Governor yourself
  • Use the NHS discounts scheme, only for NHS staff and Trust Members

 

Join today using our online membership form or call our Membership Team on 0151 514 2452 or 0800 694 9985 for an application form.

Last Updated: Friday, 29 June 2012 12:26

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