Healthwatch Advisory Board

In delivering Healthwatch Staffordshire, we are advised by a Healthwatch Advisory Board drawn from members of the public. This group provides advice on:

  • Healthwatch priorities
  • The Enter and View programme to monitor the quality of care
  • Identifying key public concerns
  • Community engagement activity

They act as the voice of the people and make sure that Healthwatch Staffordshire adheres to the core principles of; confidentiality, respect, feedback, transparency and influence.

Our Healthwatch Advisory Board comprises of the following members:

Chair: Maggie Matthews

Health Advisory Board Members:

  • John Bentley
  • Derek Hoey
  • Frances Beatty
  • Mike Dent
  • Fiona Shield
  • Dave Bassett

We are looking to recruit several Advisory Board Members who share our passion for developing Healthwatch Halton as the ‘patient champion’ for NHS, public health and adult and children’s social care services across the Borough. You will need drive, energy and enthusiasm and the ability to play a leading role in maintaining our vision.