Commission for Patient and Public Involvement in Health


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Commission for Patient and Public Involvement in Health

An non-departmental public body (arm’s-length body, quango) established by the UK Government in 2002 to create a new system of patient and public dialogue in health for England, involving traditionally hard-to-reach groups. It was responsible for setting standards and monitoring how successfully patients and the public were involved in health services. It was disbanded in 2008; its functions were subsumed by Local Involvement Networks.
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The Commission for Patient and Public Involvement in Health ("The Commission"), a national body backed by a local network which will co-ordinate and oversee the new structures, will be set up and:
The Commission for Patient and Public Involvement in Health was set up in January 2003 as an independent, non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department of Health to ensure the public is involved in decision- making on health services.
Nasdaq: ARTG), a leading provider of innovative software applications for commerce and customer self-service, today announced that the Commission for Patient and Public Involvement in Health (CPPIH) will launch a new nationwide knowledge management portal on ATG 6 technology.
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