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Health and Wellbeing Board 30-JAN-2015

30 January 2015 at 14:00 in the Council Chamber

Council Chamber, Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading RG1 2LU

Committee Administrator(s)

Nicky Simpson.  Contact Committee Services.

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pdf icon Full Agenda [16Mb]


1.Declarations of Interest -
2.Minutes of the Health and Wellbeing Board Meeting Held on 10 October 2014pdf icon Minutes [91kb]


Consideration of formally submitted questions from members of the public or Councillors under Standing Order 36.


Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust - CQC Improvement Plan Update

A report on progress against the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust's Care Quality Commission (CQC) Improvement Plan in response to the findings following the CQC Inspection in March 2014.

pdf icon Item 4 [48kb]

General Practice Care Quality Commission Reports

A report on the results of Care Quality Commission (CQC) visits to GP Practices in North and West Reading during November 2014, as the reports on the inspections and the ratings of practices have now been published. 

pdf icon Item 5 [124kb]

pdf icon Item 5 Appendix 1 [484kb]

pdf icon Item 5 Appendix 2 [484kb]

pdf icon Item 5 Appendix 3 [581kb]


NHS Five-Year Forward View

A document presenting the NHS's Five-Year Forward View, setting out how the health service needs to change, arguing for a more engaged relationship with patients, carers and citizens so that the NHS can promote wellbeing and prevent ill health.

pdf icon Item 6 [554kb]

Berkshire CAMHS (Children and Adolescent Mental Health Services)

A verbal report from the Director of Joint Commissioning, Berkshire West CCGs, on the current position with regard to CAMHS in Berkshire, following a review of CAMHS carried out in 2014.


Beat the Street Reading 2014

A report providing feedback on and presenting the evaluation report of the Beat the Street Reading 2014 walking challenge and setting out proposals to deliver Beat the Street in 2015 across Reading.

pdf icon Item 8 [47kb]

pdf icon Item 8 Appendix 1 [1Mb]

pdf icon Item 8 Appendix 2 [591kb]


Update on Joint Working to Support Children and Families

Further to Minute 52 of the meeting held on 21 March 2014, a report giving an update on the work of the sub-group set up to progress opportunities identified across the Council's Children's Services and Public Health teams, the two Clinical Commissioning Groups and local health services to strengthen joint working to improve health outcomes for children and families.  The report outlines the revised action plan focus, achievements and progress made and barriers being experienced.

pdf icon Item 9 [60kb]

pdf icon Item 9 Appendix 1 [96kb]


Update on Child Sexual Exploitation Strategy 2014/17

A report presenting a strategy agreed by the Reading Local Safeguarding Children Board which sets out the partnership intent to improve the delivery of services to prevent children becoming at risk of Child Sexual Exploitation, protect children who are at risk or are victims, pursue and disrupt the activity of individuals and or groups of perpetrators and help victims and their families to recover from the abuse. 

pdf icon Item 10 [34kb]

pdf icon Item 10 Appendix 1 [109kb]


Tackling Poverty in Reading Strategy and Needs Analysis

A report presenting the draft Tackling Poverty in Reading strategy, action plan and needs analysis, developed with partners through the Tackling Poverty Delivery Partnership.

pdf icon Item 11 [65kb]

pdf icon Item 11 Appendix 1 [1Mb]

pdf icon Item 11 Appendix 2 [2Mb]


Update on Female Genital Mutilation

A report giving an update on the current position in Reading in relation to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), as a result of a request from the Thames Valley Police and Crime Panel to have a regular overview item on the Board's agenda for FGM.

pdf icon Item 12 [247kb]

Protocol Agreement Between Reading Health and Wellbeing Board and West of Berkshire Adults Safeguarding Partnership Board (SAPB)

A report seeking endorsement of a protocol setting out the expectation of the relationship and working arrangements between Reading Health and Wellbeing Board and the West of Berkshire Safeguarding Adults Partnership Board (SAPB).

pdf icon Item 13 [137kb]

Final Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment

Further to Minute 9 of the meeting on 10 October 2014, a report presenting the final draft Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA) for approval and publication. The consultation period for the PNA in Reading ended on 16 December 2014 and the report includes the key issues identified from the consultation.

pdf icon Item 14 [56kb]

pdf icon Item 14 Appendix 0 [2Mb]

pdf icon Item 14 Appendix 1 [268kb]

pdf icon Item 14 Appendix 2 [376kb]

pdf icon Item 14 Appendix 3 [147kb]

pdf icon Item 14 Appendix 4 [1001kb]

pdf icon Item 14 Appendix 5 [4Mb]

pdf icon Item 14 Appendix 6 [151kb]

pdf icon Item 14 Appendix 7 [2Mb]

pdf icon Item 14 Appendix 8 [396kb]


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