13.02.2015

Healthwatch Lancashire volunteers and staff take part in PLACE training

Staff participate in PLACE training

PLACE (Patient-led assessments of the care environment) is an annual snapshot that gives hospitals, hospices and day treatment centres a clear picture of how their environment is seen by those using it, and how they…

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09.02.2015

Care Quality Commission publishes new reports

Care Quality Commission

Reports carried out by the CQC (Care Quality Commission) make sure that hospitals, care homes, dental and general practices and other care services in England are providing people with safe, effective and high-quality care. The…

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09.02.2015

More awareness is needed for the NHS 111 service

NHS 111 Report

Healthwatch Lancashire has published a report based on the findings of research with residents of Lancashire which shows that 20% of people are not aware of the NHS 111 service.

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06.02.2015

Healthwatch Lancashire launches “Love to give blood” campaign

Love To Give Blood news story

1 in 4 people in Lancashire will require blood at some point in their life, yet only 4% of us give blood. Healthwatch Lancashire is launching a ‘Love to give blood’ research campaign to find…

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