The ARCH Partnership is made up of members from each of the three partners. The Board is represented by the Chair and Chief Executives of each Health Board and both the Vice-Chancellor and the Executive Dean, Faculty of Health & Life Science from Swansea University. The ARCH Programme Board holds the ARCH Delivery and Leadership Group to account for the delivery, pace and programmes of work within the ARCH portfolio.
ARCH Delivery & Leadership Group (DLG)
The ARCH Delivery & Leadership Group (DLG) has been established to ensure the delivery of the projects which make up the ARCH Portfolio and to deliver the ARCH critical success factors. The DLG is chaired on a rotational basis between organisations and draws membership from Executive Directors from each of the three sovereign partner organisations.
The DLG reports directly to the ARCH Partnership, which has delegated authority from the three sovereign organisations.
ARCH Regional Recovery Group
Regional Recovery is a whole system approach to recovering, developing and delivering new service models based on the needs of our population, utilising the collective expertise, research and innovation of the three partners to deliver health and care services across systems and organisational boundaries. All projects are sponsored by Executive Directors/Deans from both Health Boards and Swansea University and have strong clinical and service leadership.
ARCH Strategic Development Group
The ARCH NHS Strategic Development Group’s purpose is to provide Executive leadership at for the ARCH Strategic Developments portfolio from across the NHS partner organisations to provide long term transformational collaboration that aims to improve the health, wealth and wellbeing of the South West Wales region.
ARCH Operational Change Group
The ARCH NHS Operational Change Group’s purpose is to provide Executive leadership at for the ARCH NHS Operational Change Group’s portfolio from across the NHS partner organisations to provide long term transformational collaboration that aims to improve the health, wealth and wellbeing of the South West Wales region.
ARCH Programme Management Office
The ARCH Programme Management Office was established in April 2016 to provide dedicated Programme support to a whole range of projects identified within the ARCH Portfolio Delivery Plan (PDP). The team structure has evolved since the birth of ARCH, and now comprises of six team members.