Community Health Council


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Community Health Council

An independent statutory NHS body (UK) meant to represent the interests and views of patients, carers and the public. Community Health Councils were phased out and replaced by Patient Advisory and Liaison Services.
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The pictures, on the theme of My Home, were a follow-up to a Community Care caravan exhibition on the nearby Piazza arranged by the Community Health Council (zz081013galler y) | GIRLS' DAY: Motorcycle instructor Jane Scarfe (left) was pictured with some of those attending a girls' day at Almondbury Youth Club.
Perhaps the voluntary bodies who were involved in the community health council might be invited to the new statutory health committees GEOFFREY BULMER, Billingham
A Powys LHB spokeswoman said: 'If, after the three-month period, the model of care at Machynlleth provides a better service, the local health board may talk with Montgomery Community Health Council about a permanent change in services.
Staff affected by the change include workers at North Birmingham Community Health Council, in Mr Simon's constituency.
Residents are being urged to attend the open day and complete the Community Health Council questionnairet.
He said: "The NHS in Wales is under more scrutiny than ever before and patients need to be aware that their local community health council is there for them if they have any issues with the care and treatment they have received.
Patricia Bellingham who has been appointed chief officer of the independent Betsi Cadwaladr community health council said yesterday there were many changes ahead for the health service in the region.
Some years ago, as an attender at the Community Health Council meetings, it was one of my constant complaints.
She served on the Community Health Council, and became its first female Chair.
A report from the Central Birmingham Community Health Council, which says the role of the receptionist seems to have "emerged as a major problem area," has made them furious.
THE North East Warwickshire Community Health Council will hold its last ever meeting tomorrow.
high school and chair of the Quesnel District Community Health Council, guilty of conduct unbecoming a member of the B.

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