OSHSDG Key Messages - December 2019
The Oxford and Surrounding area Health Services Development Group (OSHSDG) provides oversight to health service improvement and sustainability initiatives in oxford and its surrounding region. The group has the mandate to review current service activities for the Oxford and surrounds population with the intention of identifying areas and recommending where improvements can be made in the appropriate use of resources, improved patient outcomes, and/or service levels.
- The group has approved a Terms of Reference for an Oxford Provider Alliance. Prospective Alliance members (existing Oxford based providers of Health and Social services) will be approached to sign up to work in an integrated manner to deliver on the Model of Care for Oxford and surrounding areas.
- Preparatory work has begun for creating a permanent Oxford Community Health Advisory Group. This group will provide community leadership and advice to the Provider Alliance.
- We will be calling for expressions of interest from the community to serve on the Health Advisory Group in March 2020. Selection of members will be made by a panel comprising of a member from each of: OSHSDG, CCN, Oxford Health Centre, and Oxford Community Trust.
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