Alongside Healthwatch Rochdale’s vision the strategy includes details of Healthwatch Rochdale’s mission, values and strategic objectives for the coming three years.
The business strategy includes details of the steps Healthwatch Rochdale will be taking to achieve their aims in line with their key priorities.
Strategic objectives include:
- Removing barriers so that choices can be made by all residents about their own and their family’s health and social care needs
- Work with others to achieve the best outcomes for the provision of health and social care
- Deliver innovative ways of working, new opportunities, positive outcomes and value for money.
The role of Healthwatch Rochdale is to collect and listen to local people’s experiences and views of health and care services and use this feedback to help improve services. Healthwatch Rochdale have been operationally independent for over four years and are governed by a board of non-executive directors. The strategy will help provide a clear direction to enable Healthwatch Rochdale to measure their performance and effectiveness of core functions and identify areas of improvement and future growth opportunities.