In this section of the Healthcare for the Future website you can find a number of technical documents, briefing notes and other background material that describes or explains the optional changes outlined in the Healthcare for the Future public consultation document.

The following are documents which the Success Regime has either prepared or has referenced as part of the work of its workstreams.

Care Quality Commission (CQC)

Equality Impact Analysis

Greater Manchester, Lancashire and South Cumbria Clinical Senate Review

Pre-Consultation Business Case

Pre-Consultation Business Case (PCBC) addendums

Miscellaneous background documents

Briefing Notes

The following documents offer more information about elements of the workstreams involved in the consultation process. They contain a number of questions and answers that you may find useful as well as additional documents relating to each briefing note.

Briefing Notes are displayed in alphabetical order:

Acute Medicine Briefing Note

Acute Stroke Services Briefing Note

Community Hospitals Briefing Note

Elective Care Briefing Note

Finance Briefing Note

Integrated Care Communities Briefing Note

Maternity Briefing Note

Paediatrics Briefing Note

Primary Care Briefing Note

Transport Briefing Note

Trauma and Emergency General Surgery Briefing Note

Workforce and Recruitment Briefing Note

Public Consultation Process Stakeholder Advisory group (PCPSAG)

PCP Stakeholder Advisory Group has been formed to ensure the consultation process is as robust as possible. Minutes of its meetings and correspondence in relation to the recommendations of the PCPSAG can be found below:

Consultation electronic newsletters

The consultation team publishes regular update newsletters for anybody who is interested in latest developments about the consultation.  Back copies of these newsletters can be accessed below:

Newsletter number 1

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Public meeting presentation

Pre-consultation engagement

The report and addenda below summarise the pre-consultation engagement programme.  The pre-consultation engagement report is the main report, addendum 1 covers engagement specifically undertaken by Healthwatch between December 2015 and April 2016, addendum 2 covers engagement undertaken during the extended engagement period (May 2016 to September 2016) and addendum 3 covers engagement specifically undertaken by Healthwatch between July 2016 and August 2016.

Pre-consultation engagement report

Addendum 1

Addendum 2

Addendum 3

Consultation analysis report

Below is the independent analysis report from The Campaign Company on all of the feedback received as part of the Healthcare for the Future consultation, which ran from 26 September 2016 to 19 December 2016.

Executive Summary

Full Report

Appendices A-G

Appendix H