The Governing Body makes sure that the CCG runs effectively, efficiently, economically and with good governance.
It exists to serve patients, give confidence to the public, support clinicians and is accountable to NHS England.
Vice Chair and Lay Member for Audit/Governance
Graham Leaf has previously been Non-Executive Director of NHS Suffolk for several years and is a member of the Suffolk-wide Pharmacy and Dispensing Committee. He is a member of the Audit Committee and the Remuneration and Human Resources committee, Vice Chair of the Governing Body.
Graham has a background in Industrial Engineering and Business Management. He has been responsible for the overall management, strategic direction and financial performance of numerous companies since 1991. Graham also has experience of acquisitions, mergers, company turnarounds and the divestment of non-core activities and businesses.
He has lived in Suffolk for over 25 years and is fully committed to developing healthcare services in Suffolk. He is married and has two grown-up children who also live in the county.
The Governing Body meets every two months in public.
Forthcoming meetings are as follows:
Date: 27 November 2018 in Ipswich
Venue: Two Rivers Medical Centre, Woodbridge Road East, Ipswich IP4 5PB
Date: 22nd January 2019 in Stowmarket
Venue: John Peel, Church Walk, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 1ET.
Date: 26th March 2019 in Hadleigh
Venue: Hadleigh Town Hall, The Guildhall, Market Place, Hadleigh, Suffolk, IP7 5DN.
Date: 28th May 2019 in Stowmarket
Venue: The Mix, 127 Ipswich Street, Stowmarket, IP14 1BB.
Date: 23rd July 2019 in Saxmundham
Venue: Riverside Centre, Stratford St Andrew, Saxmundham, IP17 1LL.
Date: 24th September 2019 in Stowmarket
Venue: The Mix,127 Ipswich Street, Stowmarket, IP14 1BB.
Date: 26th November 2019 in Ipswich
Venue: Two Rivers Medical Centre, Woodbridge Road East, Ipswich, IP4 5PB.