The Conservatives have launched a consultation on the future of public and patient involvement in health.

The concept of HealthWatch was outlined by Conservative leader David Cameron and shadow health minister Andrew Lansley in a speech to the King's Fund earlier this month.

At a summit today Mr Lansley will highlight the need for a new system of patient and public engagement.

Read about the Conservatives' NHS policy here

The Conservatives have launched a consultation on the future of public and patient involvement in health.

The concept of HealthWatch was outlined by Conservative leader David Cameron and shadow health minister Andrew Lansley in a speech to the King's Fund earlier this month.

At a summit today Mr Lansley will highlight the need for a new system of patient and public engagement.

Read about the Conservatives' NHS policy here