Royal Lancaster Infirmary improves car parking

Car parking at Royal Lancaster Infirmary

Healthwatch Lancashire raised public concerns to Royal Lancaster Infirmary regarding car parking, a national issue for hospitals recently, and now changes have been put in place by University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust.


Healthwatch Lancashire volunteers and staff set to undertake PLACE training

PLACE (Patient-led assessments of the care environment) is an annual snapshot that gives hospitals a clear picture of how their environment is seen by those using it, and how they can improve it. Throughout February,…


Healthwatch Lancashire take part in mock CQC inspections

Healthwatch Lancashire is working in partnership with University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) by participating in mock Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspections this week to ensure that improvements which were put into place following the…


Healthwatch Lancashire Chief Executive shows support for North West Ambulance Service “Cardiac Smart” scheme

This week, Healthwatch Lancashire Chief Executive, Gill Brown, attended the North West Ambulance Service “Cardiac Smart” event, hosted at the House of Commons. The event was organised to gain support from parliament on the subject…