Your Lancashire health and social care news

20th September

Sir Robert Francis QC has been appointed as the new Chair of Healthwatch England, the independent champion for people who use health and social care. Previously Sir Robert has chaired several high-profile inquiries into medical…

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14th September

East Lancashire Hospitals’ reputation for compassionate care was confirmed last week when maternity staff from the Lancashire Women and Newborn Centre won the NHS70 Kate Granger Award for Compassionate Care 2018. In 2016, a multi-disciplinary…

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14th September

Inpatients rate East Lancashire’s five NHS hospitals as the best in Lancashire and South Cumbria, according to new data from the NHS Friends and Family Test (FFT) survey. In the 12 months to July 2018,…

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Your Local Healthwatch   

A film highlighting the work of Healthwatch and how your voice makes a difference to the way health and social care services are run.