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Date: 20 January 2018
NHS City and Hackney CCG is committed to promoting equality, diversity and human rights for our residents.
The key drivers for integrating equality, diversity and human rights outcomes into all aspects of commissioning, service access and delivery, employment practice, engagement and involvement are:
We recognise that everyone is different, and want to make sure our services and employment practices respect, promote and celebrate these differences. We will not tolerate unlawful discrimination, victimisation, bullying or harassment based on:
Any action found to be in breach of any of these would be addressed in accordance with our disciplinary policies and procedures.
To make equality, diversity and human rights integral in all of our decisions, we are implementing the Equality Delivery System (EDS) as agreed by the NHS Equality and Diversity Council (EDC) and the Department of Health. NHS commissioners and providers will be issued with a set of Equality Objectives and Outcomes, against which each NHS organisation will analyse and grade its performance, in collaboration with local interests.
City and Hackney Clinical Commissioning Group
Equality Objectives 2013 -2017
The City and Hackney Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is responsible for designing local health services in City and Hackney. We do this by planning and commissioning hospital, community health and mental health services on behalf of local people. Through our commissioning we are committed to improving health outcomes and reducing health inequalities.
Following a consultation between August and September 2013, The CCG has adopted the following equality objectives for 2013 -2017, because they help deliver the CCG’s commitment to deliver local priorities and to continuous improvement:
Download the detailed equality objectives here
Download the full consultation report here
To make sure we promote equality and human rights we will