NHS Dorset CCG works closely with a number of local organisations. They play a significant role in helping us to reach out to our local communities and groups, providing information and opportunity to be involved.
The CCG has a duty to engage with some of these organisations including Healthwatch, the Health and Wellbeing Boards and the Health Overview and Scrutiny Committees, who can challenge on proposals in the interests of local residents.
It is important that we engage with our diverse communities ensuring their needs are taken into account when co-producing, designing and commissioning services.
The main organisations and groups we work with are: