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Worcester News Article – 26th July

Last week we held an online Public Board Meeting. On the agenda was a report on the findings from our recent survey looking at people’s concerns about having a Covid-19 vaccination. Our findings showed that along with concerns about the effects of the vaccine itself, people raised a number of practical issues, including location of…

Worcester News Article – 12th July

Last week was National Co-Production Week. Co-production means services working in equal partnership with patients, service users, carers and local communities. Ensuring that the people who use services are involved right from the start with the planning, development and reviewing of services and that their feedback and views are central to all decision making. One…

Worcester News Article – 28th June

We held our Summer Conference online on Monday 21st June, where I presented our Annual Report for 2020-2021. Although the last year has brought challenges due to Covid-19 and sadness at the loss of our Chairman Peter Pinfield, we have continued to listen to people who use health and social care services to improve the…

Worcester News Article – 14th June

Next Monday 21st June we will be holding an online Summer Conference. Tina Russell, interim Chief Executive Officer of Worcestershire Children First and Director of Children’s Services will be talking about the response to Covid-19 for children and young people in Worcestershire. Worcestershire Children First is the company responsible for delivering children’s services across the…

Worcester News Article – 31st May

At our Public Board Meeting on 20th May we discussed the areas we plan to focus on over the next two years, based on feedback we have received about local services and key themes such as the impact of Covid-19, health inequalities and digital inclusion. We also discussed the responses we received from the NHS…