All this week, Thurrock CCG is encouraging people to get involved with their local GP practice and is celebrating those who already work to improve services.
Between 1-6 June, it is Patient Participation Awareness Week, an annual celebration of the work that ordinary people do to enhance the services at their GP practice. As part of this national campaign, Thurrock CCG wants is encouraging Thurrock residents to join the Patient Participation Group at their local GP practice.
Patient Participation Groups (PPGs) are a forum for patients to communicate with GP practices. It also offers patients the opportunity to put forward their views and suggestions at regular meetings.