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Tuesday, 15 October 2019 - 4:25pm

Responding to the report, Imelda Redmond, National Director of Healthwatch England said:

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Tuesday, 15 October 2019 - 4:13pm

The Care Quality Commission has published thier annual assessment of the state of health and social care in England. The report shows that quality ratings have been maintained overall – but people’s experience of care is determined by whether they can access good care when they need it.

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Thursday, 10 October 2019 - 11:47am

Man on bus.jpgHealthwatch England have published a new briefing about the issues people face travelling to and from services.

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Wednesday, 25 September 2019 - 4:26pm

The chief executive of the NHS in England has called on all social media firm to crack down on potentially harmful material after two of the biggest sites confirm they plan to act on health service demands for action.

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Wednesday, 25 September 2019 - 4:14pm

The Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman has found problems in nearly two out of every three adult social care complaints it has investigated in the past year.

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Tuesday, 24 September 2019 - 2:25pm

Read our September Newsletter which gives you information on: 

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Tuesday, 24 September 2019 - 11:03am

As part of the new five year Community Pharmacy Contract, a new NHS Community Pharmacist Consultation will offer local pharmacy appointments to anyone calling NHS 111 about minor conditions such as earache or a sore throat.  If the testing goes well then GPs and A&E will also start to refer p

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Tuesday, 24 September 2019 - 10:57am

Healthwatch England are urging councils to learn from complaints and not just to count them but to identify why complaints were being made, the frequency of specific or common complaints and how to achieve a resolution.

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Monday, 9 September 2019 - 3:17pm

Healthwatch England have published a new report which focuses on the experiences of over 1,700 women who experienced mental health problems during and after birth. The report draws on national research, as well as the work undertaken by seven local Healthwatch.

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Monday, 12 August 2019 - 3:31pm

Find out what Coventry people said through our surveys, 3 focus groups and group discussion at our open meeting about what is important for local NHS plans.

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