Refreshing ‘Transforming Participation in Health and Care’ – guidance on involving patients and the public

NHS England is in the process of refreshing its statutory guidance for CCGs on how they can meet their legal duty to involve the public in commissioning and their duty to promote the involvement of each patient in their own care.

Olivia Butterworth, Head of Public Participation at NHS England, has written a blog about the approach being taken to refreshing Transforming Participation in Health and Care.

We would welcome comments on the existing guidance and what you would like to see in the refreshed guidance by email to

The closing date for comment is Friday 13 January 2017. Please include your name, organisation and contact details in the email.