Morecambe Bay CCG’s Governing Body also has non-voting observers at their meetings. Alex Rocke from Healthwatch Lancashire is one of these observers.
Alex lives in Cumbria. He has worked for Liverpool, Bolton, Blackburn and Kettering Councils managing social housing. He has a particular interest in the links between housing and improving health outcomes. Since 2001, Alex has worked as an interim manager and independent consultant and has continued to focus on prevention strategies and addressing health inequalities.
In 2002, he was appointed to the First Tier Tribunal (local government standards). In 2012 he was appointed as a Statutory Independent Person for Cumbria County Council. He is a Trustee of the Crossfield (Arnside) Housing Society and a member of the Cumbria Police and Crime Commissioner’s Ethics and Integrity Panel.
Throughout his career, Alex has been committed to listening to customers and ensuring that their views help to improve services. He is a non-executive Director of Healthwatch Lancashire, the public voice for health and social care.