The Group is currently made up of a Consultation Group (20 members) and a Virtual Group (75 members). The demographics of which are in the link below.
33% of PPG members are over 65. This compares to 25% of our patient population (taken from NHS England/Public Health statistics for 2013). 59% of members are aged 18-65 compared to 41% of total patients and 4% of PPG is under 18, compared to 16% of patient population.
The Consultation Group PPG members regularly act as ambassadors in the waiting room talking to patients, raising any concerns and issues as well as recruiting new members to the PPG, particularly targeting the under represented groups.
PPG Demographics 2014
To join the PPG please click on the link below for the application form or you can collect one from the surgery. They are also available in the St Ives library and other community buildings.
Join the Stennack Surgery PPG