Loughborough University’s role in this project was to provide the resources, facilities and research expertise and to manage the outcomes and deliverables of the project. Furthermore, the Loughborough team leads the dissemination of the project findings among academics and practitioner audiences.
Leicestershire County Council (LCC) provides strategic and operational level management oversight, and public health expertise, to the evaluation work proposed. It manages the project and also leads the dissemination of findings regionally and nationally through Health and Wellbeing Board Network and the Local Government Association.
The involvement of Healthwatch Leicestershire in this project is to support the capturing and definition of the patient experience from the user perspective in order to develop measures on ‘joined up’ care.
SIMUL8 Corporation is the software provider and is providing support to the wider project team.