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16.03.2020

Find out about more providing support for people with learning disabilities and autism

NHS Birmingham and Solihull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is running a series of drop-in sessions for people to find out more about providing small support for people with learning disabilities and autism..

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05.03.2020

How patient feedback has improved hospital waiting rooms

Our new impact report ‘How patient feedback has improved hospital waiting rooms’ details the changes NHS trusts made to hospital waiting rooms in order to provide a better patient experience. 

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03.02.2020

Take part in our investigation into vision rehabilitation services.

Do you, or anyone you know, use Vision Rehabilitation Services provided by Birmingham City Council?

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29.01.2020

Become a local community Cancer Champion

Our friends at Healthwatch Wolverhampton are looking for volunteers interested in becoming Cancer Champions in their local community, providing information to the public and encouraging people to attend screenings in order to improve health outcomes.

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27.01.2020

Sandwell & West Birmingham CCG want to hear your views

Sandwell and West Birmingham CCG is holding another Listening Event on Wednesday 5 February 2020 and would like to invite members of the public, patients and local stakeholders to listen and share your views on the future form of the CCG again.

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16.01.2020

Can you help to shape and improve Maternity Services?

Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (SWB CCG) are seeking to appoint a Maternity Patient Representative to champion the views of patients, carers and communities for its Maternity Services.  You will receive an annual…

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15.01.2020

Speak up and help improve health and social care in Birmingham

We all love the NHS and value social care support in our city, but let’s make it even better this year. We want to hear from everyone in Birmingham about your experiences of health and social care, and the changes that you would like to see made locally, as part of the #SpeakUp2020 campaign.

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14.01.2020

Our report on Patient Advice & Liaison Services (PALS) in Birmingham is out now

Find out what our investigation discovered about PALS services in Birmingham, and our recommendations for improving them.

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20.12.2019

We welcome our two new Non Executive Directors to the Healthwatch Birmingham Board

We would like to extend a warm welcome to our two new Non Executive Directors, who officially joined us at the last Board meeting on the 9th December, 2019: Fiona Taylor Dr John James Fiona…

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18.12.2019

Getting the help you need – How PALS are supporting patients in Birmingham

People’s experiences of contacting NHS hospital and community Trust’s Patient Advice & Liaison Services (PALS) Healthwatch Birmingham’s report highlights the importance of PALS as a tool for involving patients and the public in decisions about…

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