The Rutland Health and Wellbeing Board has now been established as a formal committee of Rutland County Council in 2013, this is at the request of central government.
This Board acts as an advisory body to:
· Rutland County Council
· NHS Leicestershire County and Rutland
· The East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group (GPs)
Advice will be in relation to the spending and service priorities of these bodies.
The main aim of a Health and Wellbeing Board is to:
· Promote joint working between the NHS, social care, public health and other local services
· Improve local democratic accountability (the voice of local people)
Support officer: Joanna Morley. 01572 758271