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Worcester News Article – 24th February

In 2018 we asked people about their experiences of Adult Social Care services. We are following up on this to see what people think now. We are currently running surveys for both individuals and organisations to share their experiences with us. We would like to hear from you if you currently have, or within the…

Worcester News Article – 10th February

February is LGBT+ History Month. The aim of LGBT+ History Month is to promote equality and diversity, by increasing awareness and visibility of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. Also to ensure that places such as our schools and health services are safe spaces for the LGBT+ community. To coincide with LGBT+ History Month and…

Worcester News Article – 27th January

We were pleased to have a good turnout for our first Public Board Meeting of the year in Redditch. Worcestershire Acute Hospital Trust attended to report on their recent Care Quality Commission’s inspection report, which led to a lively discussion. The quality of Acute Hospital services in the County is a key issue for us,…

Worcester News Article – 13th January

A Happy New Year to everyone from Healthwatch! This year will be another year of challenges for our health and care services, as NHS England works to implement the national Long Term Plan. This includes the intention that all patients will be covered by a primary care network, comprising groups of neighbouring GP practices and…

Worcester News Article – 16th December

We are now able to share our latest reports of the feedback we received through our engagement across Worcestershire over the summer months. Both of the reports relate to one of the key themes of the NHS Long Term Plan – the importance of prevention and helping us to live healthier lives. We spoke to…