Latest Reports > 2023
Learning from People about Things That Go Wrong in the NHS
Healthwatch Birmingham’s response to NHS England’s consultation on improving the NHS process for people to report concerns and complaints about care.
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Healthwatch Birmingham and Healthwatch Solihull’s written evidence submitted to the Health and Social Care Committee’s inquiry into men’s health.
Women’s reproductive health
Healthwatch Birmingham’s written evidence submitted to the Parliament Women and Equalities Committee’s inquiry into women’s reproductive health services.
Healthwatch Birmingham’s response to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) consultation on updated quality standards for the identification of suspected cancer.
Experiences of the NHS prostate cancer pathway in Birmingham and Solihull
This investigation examines the views of using screening services, care and treatment and support services for prostate cancer in Birmingham and Solihull.
How has the cost-of-living crisis affected the health and wellbeing of people in Birmingham and Solihull?
Healthwatch Birmingham and Healthwatch Solihull investigated if the cost-of-living crisis was having a negative effect on physical and mental health, and whether some local residents were more negatively impacted than others.
Impact report: Improved access to day opportunity services in Birmingham
This report details actions taken by Birmingham City Council (BCC) following our investigation into day opportunity services.
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Transport support for outpatient appointments at Birmingham Children’s Hospital
This report examines the experiences of service users and their families/carers who took up the offer of help with transport costs from Birmingham Women’s and Children’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (BWC).
Annual Report 2022-23
Healthwatch Birmingham is proud to present our 10th anniversary annual report, in which we showcase some of the most important changes we have helped to make to local health and social care in the last year, alongside highlights of our work since we were established to serve the people of Birmingham in 2013.
Impact report: Changes to accessing NHS dentistry in Birmingham and Solihull
This report examines the actions taken by local services to tackle the crisis in access to NHS dentistry.