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.
Dr Imaad Khalid is a GP at Walton Surgery in Felixstowe and is a member of the Governing Body and Clinical Executive Committee.
Dr Khalid was brought up in Suffolk and returned following his medical training in London and Cambridge. He believes the CCG is in a strong position to improve patient experiences and outcomes throughout the health service across the large spectrum of providers in Ipswich and East Suffolk. He is a strong believer in breaking down traditional barriers between providers and aligning goals for the betterment of the patients he serves. His interests include service innovation and redesign through co-creation to ensure the highest quality outcomes.
He is married and has twin girls. He enjoys cricket, squash and painting in his spare time.
The Governing Body meets every two months in public.
Forthcoming meetings are as follows:
• 22 May 2018 in Stratford St Andrew
9.00am to 1.00pm, Riverside Centre, 6 Gt Glemham Road, Stratford St Andrew, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 1LL
• 24 July 2018 in Kesgrave
Kesgrave Conference Centre, Twelve Acre Approach, Kesgrave, Suffolk, IP5 1JF
• 25 September 2018 in Stowmarket
John Peel Centre, Church Walk, Stowmarket IP14 1ET
• 27 November 2018 in Ipswich
Two Rivers Medical Centre, Woodbridge Road East, Ipswich IP4 5PB