Together We're Better has now commenced the process to appoint an Independent Chair for the Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Integrated Care System (ICS). A key commitment within the national NHS Long Term Plan is for all Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships to evolve into ICSs. This appointment is an important milestone in the development of the local ICS.
The ICS will continue to bring together health, care and voluntary sector partners to redesign care and improve population health, creating shared leadership for system redesign and implementation.This vital role will provide independent leadership to enable the ICS to deliver its ambitious vision: to make Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent the healthiest places to live and work. This will require us to improve services, define new clinical priorities, enhance primary and community services, and provide improvements in a number of nationally identified areas.
More information and a candidate pack is available here.