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Worcester News Article – 3rd May

The Covid-19 vaccination programme in England has now extended to include all people aged 40 and over. Across Herefordshire and Worcestershire the NHS is encouraging people to book their vaccinations when they become eligible and also stressing the importance of attending appointments to receive the second dose, to ensure maximum protection from Covid-19. It is…

Worcester News Article – 19th April

The Covid-19 vaccination programme continues across Worcestershire, with the latest announcement that people 45 and over are now being invited to book appointments. We want to hear about concerns people may have about having a vaccination, via our latest survey, so that we can help those running the vaccination programme in Worcestershire understand more about…

Worcester News Article – 5th April

Mental health and gathering experiences of local support services has always been a key issue for us at Healthwatch. In recent weeks we have written two reports on our work relating to mental health: Covid-19 Young People’s Emotional Wellbeing Report and Service User and Carer Experiences of South Worcestershire Community Assessment and Recovery Service Report….

Worcester News Article – 22nd March

The Board of Directors of Healthwatch Worcestershire have unanimously appointed Jo Ringshall, a serving Director, and the current Vice-Chair of the company as the new Chair of Healthwatch Worcestershire, following the sad and untimely death of Peter Pinfield. Jo, an accountant, whose professional career has included working for KPMG London and as the CEO of…

Appointment of new Chair for Healthwatch Worcestershire

The Board of Directors of Healthwatch Worcestershire have unanimously appointed Jo Ringshall, a serving Director, and the current Vice-Chair of the company as the new Chair of Healthwatch Worcestershire, following the sad and untimely death of Peter Pinfield. Jo, an accountant, whose professional career has included working for KPMG London and as the CEO of…