HWBS - What does HWBS stand for? The Free Dictionary
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The free resource identifies the strong links between sight loss and other health determinants to assist local authorities, clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and Health and Wellbeing Boards (HWBs) to meet local health and well-being strategic priorities.
Local authorities and CCGs have equal and joint duties to prepare JSNAs through the HWB, in accordance with the Health and Social Care Act (2012).
'There is an urgent need for clarity across England around the role and inter-agency relationships of the LSCBs, LSABs and HWBs
. Now that NHS commissioning has fragmented across so many different organisations, it will be very difficult for practitioners dealing with more than one clinical commissioning group (CCG), as well as hospitals and the local authority, to be effective and efficient when there are several lots of rules and guidance to take into account.'