8 Feedback from the Joint Place Forum and Health & Care Partnership PDF 297 KB
– Update report –
Sir Chris Ham
Sir Chris Ham
referred the Board to the circulated update and gave a verbal
report covering the following areas:
- The collective
response to Covid-19 had demonstrated the necessity and benefits of
partnership working. Examples were quoted on the delivery of health
and care services and hospital discharge.
between hospitals on critical care, with the mutual aid
arrangements extending to neighbouring systems.
working would focus in the future on recovery from Covid.
- The anchor
alliance, providing for collaboration between councils, the NHS and
universities to create job opportunities, training and procurement
to support local businesses.
- In terms of next
steps, key aspects were reasserting the role as a system to tackle
health inequalities, championing the call to action and ensuring a
joint approach. The second aspect was progressing the year of
wellbeing pledges, seeking support from system leaders and
particularly in view of the challenges for staff health and
wellbeing due to the pandemic.
A report back was
provided on the joint meeting of the
Coventry and Warwickshire Place Forum and the Health and Care
Partnership Board held virtually on 3 November 2020. This continued
the discussion on health inequalities & Covid-19 and the
potential for collaborative work. The report summarised the key
themes from the meeting. Several presentations and discussion items
- Tackling health inequalities in our Covid-19
- Addressing the economic impact of Covid-19.
- Partnership with the voluntary and community sector.
- Improving workforce mental wellbeing.
- Developing the role of anchor institutions.
detailed key next steps and actions. It provided the results from a
pre-event survey to explore what was
most important to partners in terms of the pandemic response and
future opportunities. The survey results could inform the theme of
the next meeting on 2 March.
That the Board:
- Notes the report and the next steps and
actionsresulting from the Joint Place Forum and Health & Care
Partnership held on 3November
proposed thematic approach to future meetings.