News

23.03.2016

What would you like us to investigate?

  Healthwatch Birmingham would like your help to select the topics that we will investigate over the next quarter.  One of our roles is to provide authoritative evidence-based feedback with those who commission, design and deliver health…

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17.03.2016

Mental Health Commission listening events coming soon

From the West Midlands Combined Authority. The West Midland Combined Authority’s (WMCA) Mental Health Commission is holding a series of listening events across the region. The Commission, chaired by Norman Lamb MP, is collecting evidence…

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15.03.2016

NHS Friends and Family Test Spotlight Week 14th – 18th March

The Friends and Family Test (FFT) Spotlight Week, from the 14th March to the 18th March, aims to encourage patients and the public to share feedback on NHS services you are using. The Friends and…

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11.03.2016

CQC inspectors highlight outstanding and good care as reports are published on 91 more GP practices

From the Care Quality Commission. This week, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) has published a further 91 reports on the quality of care provided by GP practices that have been inspected by specialist teams of inspectors….

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10.03.2016

Mobility Aids Service Information – West Midlands

Information from the British Red Cross. The British Red Cross helps people in times of crisis, providing a range of service in your local community. All of their services are delivered by skilled volunteers and staff. Having the right…

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02.03.2016

Healthwatch Birmingham is recruiting

Please note: the application deadline for these vacancies is now closed. Healthwatch Birmingham is the independent consumer champion created to gather and represent the public and patient’s experiences of using local health and social care…

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26.02.2016

CQC inspectors publish reports on 110 adult social care services in the Central region

From the Care Quality Commission (CQC). In the past week the Care Quality Commission has published a further 110 reports on the quality of care provided by adult social care services across the Central region….

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24.02.2016

Feedback on NHS 111 and your local GP out of hours service

  Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are seeking your feedback on NHS 111 and local GP out of hours service. As lead commissioners of NHS 111 in the West Midlands, the CCG…

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23.02.2016

CQC want to hear your experiences of local care services

  In April the Care Quality Commission (CQC) will be inspecting Birmingham Women’s NHS Foundation Trust. On the 12th April the CQC will be inspecting services provided by the Trust – your experiences of services can…

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17.02.2016

West Midlands Combined Authority Mental Health Commission Citizen's Jury Needs You!

From the West Midlands Combined Authority. The Commission is eager to make sure that the opinions of members of the public are central to the work of the Commission, and are setting up a Citizen’s…

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