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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02.10.2017

Healthwatch Lancashire and Healthwatch Blackpool board meeting and public AGM

The Healthwatch Lancashire and Healthwatch Blackpool board meeting and public AGM will take place on Thursday 5th October from 2:30pm – 4:30pm. Private business will take place on the agenda from 2:30 – 3:30pm and…

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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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