Report: How to deliver personalised end of life care for LGBTQ+ patients (February 2022)
Today, Healthwatch has published a report which looks at how to deliver personalised end of life care for LGBTQ+ patients. The results are from a Healthwatch review of published literature. We have worked with our NHS Trust to examine our findings.
22 February 2022
Take our LGBTQ+ health and social care survey
Healthwatch Brighton and Hove is working in partnership with Switchboard to deliver this project. The purpose of this survey is to understand LGBTQ+ people’s experiences of services such as GP surgeries, hospitals, and to improve feedback systems.
17 February 2022
Healthwatch helps Brighton patients campaign to increase GP access
Healthwatch supports New Larchwood patients to voice their concerns to the CCG & Practice about a reduced service forcing patients to travel on 2 buses to the alternative surgery. As a result, the Practice has promised to recruit staff & extend hours
15 February 2022
NHS sets out Elective Recovery Plan
With a record six million people currently waiting for hospital treatment, the NHS has set out a plan to address backlogs that built up during the COVID-19 pandemic and tackle long waiting lists for care. Read Healthwatch England's response.
11 February 2022
Advice and Information
Latest TV Interview with Directors Frances McCabe & Geoffrey Bowden
Latest TV’s Mark Walker chats to Frances McCabe (Chair) and Geoffery Bowden (Director) from Healthwatch Brighton and Hove to discuss a new position in the organisation, and a replacement for Frances when she steps down.
7 February 2022
Healthwatch England's annual report 2020-21 is out !
Our nation’s health faces enormous challenges. Find out in the Annual Healtthwatch England's Report to Parliament how your feedback has helped NHS and social care services improve care and their plans for the future.
Highlights In 2020-21, The Healthwatch network supported more than two million people to have their say on care and get the right advice. Here are just some of the ways we made a difference.
4 February 2022