Specialised Services in Wales – WHSSC

Executive Summary

The Welsh Health Specialised Services Committee (WHSSC) recommends improvements on how the NHS plans and secures specialised services in Wales. WHSSC is a joint committee of the Local Health Boards (LHBs) in Wales and is responsible for the joint planning of specialised and tertiary services on their behalf. This section covers how the WHSSC works, with case studies, and the integrated commissioning plan.