Torbay IBD Patient Panel

Working to improve local IBD services


Minutes of the IBD Patient Panel Meeting

Held on

Tuesday 3rd December 2013


Barry Lawson, Judy Lawson, Steve Williams, (CCUK) Anne Rochford, Jane Davey.


Emma Hallett, Carole Macdonald, Anita Coulson, CB

Matters Arising:


New Vice Chairman:

Deferred to next meeting due to lack of members present.

End of year report:

In progress, Barry will send out in January.

Plans for next year:

  • Possibility of IBD Panel Poster on CCUK Local notice board – the group will be asked, Anne suggested Hospital Radio.
  • Open Day again – no date set.
  • Review of Buddy Scheme.
  • Update Web Site.
  • Review of Self Help Group idea in Newton Abbot. Asda can offer free venue.
  • Meetings – Possibly fewer but more flexible?
  • Monitor new IBD Standards and Liaise with CCUK Local.

Contact with Local CCUK:

Anne gave out copies of new IBD Standards 2013 Briefing Paper – to be adopted 2014.

Their next meeting – Members Room 27th January 2014.

Dates for next year:

4th Feb, 1st Apr, 3rd June, 5th Aug, 7th Oct, 2nd Dec.

Barry will forward to Anita for Board Room Bookings.



Next Meeting 4th February 2014