18.10.2017

Healthwatch Lancashire to host an event to support charities, community and voluntary organisations to understand changes in the NHS

Healthwatch Lancashire will host an event for charities, community and voluntary organisations to highlight changes to health and social care in their local areas. The ‘Understanding Changes in the NHS’ events will give staff and…

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05.10.2017

Healthwatch Lancashire and Healthwatch Blackpool launch children and young people project

Healthwatch Lancashire and Healthwatch Blackpool are working together on a project looking at what matters most to children and young people about the health and social care services they receive. Eleven young people, known as…

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25.09.2017

“More must be done to get more GPs in Lancashire”

Mike Wedgeworth, Chairman of Healthwatch Lancashire, says: “The Government has promised to provide for 5,000 new GPs by 2020 and Healthwatch Lancashire’s feedback from the public shows that they are urgently needed. “Our research shows…

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19.09.2017

Lancashire GPs asked to keep things simple when seeking patient feedback

New research by health and care champion Healthwatch England adds to a growing evidence base that people recognise the pressures the NHS is under and want to help make it better by sharing their feedback….

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