Healthwatch Lancashire engages with local residents for NHS 111 campaign

This month, the Healthwatch Lancashire team have been visiting hospitals, GP surgeries and pharmacies all across Lancashire to gather the public’s feedback about the 111 service. Healthwatch Lancashire is the public voice for health and social…

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Care Quality Commission releases new reports

Reports carried out by the CQC (Care Quality Commission) make sure that hospitals, care homes, dental and general practices and other care services in England are providing people with safe, effective and high-quality care. The CQC then…

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Have your say on the Lancashire Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA) consultation

Decisions on whether to open new pharmacies are made by NHS England Lancashire Area Team and when making the decision NHS England is required to refer to the local Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA). Lancashire Health…

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Healthwatch Lancashire take part in ‘Perfect Week’

This week Healthwatch Lancashire have been taking part in activities at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust as part of the ‘Perfect Week’ exercise which started on Monday 12th January. The ‘Perfect Week’ concept is recommended…

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