Welcome to Healthwatch Coventry

Can you help us to work to put patients and the public at the heart of NHS and care services?

We are recruiting individual local people and 3 voluntary and community group representatives to our Steering Group

Our Steering Group has a key role: it sets work priorities; champions the interests of patients and pubic; helps hold services to account; and ensures that Healthwatch is influential.

The deadline for applications is 5pm on 10 October.

Discussions at annual meeting

Go to notes of discussions about Urgent and Emergency Care, Healthwatch priorites and resources from meeting

Healthwatch Coventry report and recommendations of visits to mental health services published. We looked at activities, care planning and discharge by visiting the Claudon Centre, Hawkesbury Lodge and Fennell Day hospital.

In late 2015 and early 2016 we carried out two patient surveys to gather feedback from people who use the non emergency patient transport service

Read our latest report on the non emergency patient transport service

Healthwatch Coventry carries out 'enter and view' visits to  care homes for older people  to see what it is like to live in the home. Our visits are carried out by trained  Healthwatch Authorised Representative volunteers.

Each care Home is asked for an action plan to address any recommendations