Patient Participation Group

The AW Surgeries Patient Participation Group (PPG) has been in existence for several years. It acts as a sounding board for ideas to improve services delivered at the practice. The panel actively demonstrates a commitment to patient involvement in primary care and generates their own ideas for practice improvement.

Mission Statement

To provide a working partnership between patients and GPs to build on the quality of services provided within AW Surgeries.

Aims and Objectives

  • To give doctors and patients the opportunity to meet and discuss topics of mutual interest.
  • To provide a forum for patients to make suggestions about the practice and health care needs.
  • To act as a sounding board for practice health care and health education policies proposed by the practice management team.
  • To develop pathways for dissemination of health information and literature to patients of the practice.
  • To act as a representative body to influence the local provision of health and social care at PCT level.
  • To support the practice in the achievement of the quality outcome framework (QOF) and practice based commissioning.

To join our Patient Participation Group, please complete our online registration form or you can call: