Every public authority is required to adopt and maintain an approved publication scheme, which gives a commitment to routinely and proactively provide information to the public.
NHS Wyre Forest CCG has adopted the Model Publication Scheme approved by the Information Commissioner's Office.
The Information Commissioner has issued specific guidance about the Information that Clinical Commissioning Groups are expected to make available. This guidance can be viewed on the Information Commissioner's website by clicking on this link: Definition document for Health Bodies in England.
The publication scheme is organised into the following categories or classes of data:
1. Who we are and what we do
2. What we spend and how we spend it
Prime Financial Policies
Scheme of Reservation and Delegation
3. What our priorities are and how we are doing
Operational Plan 2014/15 to 2015/16
5 Year Health & Care Strategy for Worcestershire
Worcestershire Better Care Fund Plan
4. How we make decisions
5. Our policies and procedures
6. Lists and registers
Governing Body members including:
7. Services provided by Wyre Forest CCG
Services commissioned by the CCG (to follow)
Patient information leaflets (to follow)
Advice and guidance (to follow)