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Worcester News Article – 11th March

We would like you to come along to our next Public Board Meeting on Wednesday 13th March. It is your opportunity hear presentations from your local NHS Commissioners about the NHS Long term Plan and ask questions. We will also be presenting two of our most recent reports; Children and Young Peoples Mental Health Report…

Worcester News Article – 25th February

Last week our Acute Hospital Trust found itself in the media spotlight again, despite all the good care patients tell us about, for cancelling operations and not rescheduling them within 28 days. We also know that the Trust has long waiting lists, beyond the maximum 18 weeks, for operations and procedures such as hip and…

Worcester News Article – 11th February

On 31st January we spent the morning at the University of Worcester, running a workshop for the third year Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy students. We were discussing the role and work of Healthwatch Worcestershire and the importance of seeking patient feedback and involving patients in service development. Students looked in groups at the feedback we…

Worcester News Article – 28th January

On Friday 18th January we delivered a workshop to health and care students at Kidderminster College. The aim of our workshops is to increase students’ understanding of local health and care services and the importance of involving patients and the public, in addition to gathering their feedback about accessing services. We have used their feedback…

Worcester News Article – 14th January

Happy New Year from everyone at Healthwatch Worcestershire! Well done to our latest winner of a Fitbit Blaze in our December Facebook Prize Draw. We have been running the competition to help promote our current survey about mental health services for children and young people. There is still time to tell us about your experiences…