Healthwatch Lancashire and Clifton Hospital work together to become Dementia Friends

Healthwatch Lancashire’s Engagement Officer, Sue Turley, visited Clifton Hospital which is part of the Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Lytham, St Annes on Thursday 25th April to deliver a Dementia Friends information session. The…


National Survey results show improved staff experience at Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust

Staff experience at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust continues to improve year on year, according to the results of the 2018 annual NHS National Staff Survey, which was published yesterday. Morale and…


Putting local people in Lancashire and South Cumbria at the heart of digital health plans

Last year Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria asked the Healthwatch Collaborative (Blackburn wth Darwen, Blackpool, Cumbria and Lancashire) to help them find out what local people think about using digital technology to manage their health…


Many women are positive about their maternity care, but improvements still needed

Findings from the Care Quality Commission’s (CQC) national survey of more than 17,600 women who gave birth in February last year show that many had a good experience, particularly in relation to interactions with staff,…