14 November 2018

Public confident in today’s NHS but pessimistic about the future, finds Healthwatch England

Results published as part of Healthwatch England’s ongoing #nhs100 conversation about what people want from NHS and social care services in the future. 

31 October 2018

Oral Hygiene in Care Homes

Healthwatch Derbyshire is visiting a number of residential homes across the county to gather feedback from staff and residents on oral hygiene in care homes.

31 October 2018

Creative Engagement Project with Children and Young People

Using a range of fun and interactive engagements we are working with children and young people up to the age of 19 to capture their views on healthy lifestyle choices.

31 October 2018

GP surgery acts on patient feedback to implement new prescription drop-off system

A patient from Long Eaton got in touch with Healthwatch to suggest an improvement to the prescription drop-off process at their GP surgery.

29 October 2018

Experiences of using non-emergency patient transport in Derbyshire

Feedback from renal patients attending hospital for dialysis.

29 October 2018

Improving Access to Psychological Therapies

A view from the public about what is working and what could be improved.

21 September 2018

Enter & View Bi-Annual Derbyshire County Council Summary Report

For visits commissioned by Derbyshire County Council in 2018.

31 August 2018

Maternity and Mental Health

Local communities across England have told Healthwatch's that they want to see mental health prioritised. Healthwatch England's new programme of work is a direct response to that.

24 August 2018

Improvements made to the Breast Clinic Unit at Queen’s Hospital in Burton

Healthwatch Derbyshire Engagement Officers visited the Breast Clinic Unit at Queens Hospital Burton to find out what patients thought of the service.

23 August 2018

Council Improves Care Homes thanks to Volunteers Visits

Derbyshire County Council commissioned Healthwatch Derbyshire to visit all of the Care Homes that the council managed and to report back on what it found. 

23 August 2018

Health providers pledge to improve services available to Derbyshire’s LGBT+ community

Action has been taken in response to Healthwatch Derbyshire's LGBT+ report findings.

13 July 2018

Intelligence Report July 2018

A summary of reports and actions that have been undertaken by Healthwatch Derbyshire, including information on what we are currently working on, what work we are planning and updates on work we have previously undertaken.

12 July 2018

Healthwatch Derbyshire Annual Report 2017/18

We are delighted to share Healthwatch Derbyshire's Annual Report 2017/18.

12 July 2018

Carers Engagement

We want to hear your thoughts and experiences of health social care services.

12 July 2018

Healthwatch Derbyshire Newsletter July – September 2018

Our latest newsletter gives a brief summary of what we’ve been up to, what we’ve got planned and other useful information. Healthwatch Derbyshire Newsletter July-September 2018

23 May 2018

Dementia Report

Experiences of Health and Social Care services in Derbyshire from the perspectives of people living with dementia, their carers and family members.

10 May 2018

Experiences of using CAMHS services in Derbyshire

Our engagement team developed a series of questions to ask children, young people and their carers about their experiences of using CAMHS services.

28 March 2018

Pharmacy Report

This report provides an overview of what Derbyshire residents had to say about their experiences of pharmacies between July and September 2017.

14 March 2018

Enter & View Reports from Derbyshire Recovery Partnership (DRP) Main Treatment Centre Sites Visits

Findings from visits undertaken to the 4 main Derbyshire Recovery Partnership (DRP) Treatment Centres across Derbyshire.

13 March 2018

Enter & View DCC Summary Report

For visits commissioned by Derbyshire County Council 2017-2018

12 January 2018

Intelligence Report January 2018

A summary of reports and actions that have been undertaken by Healthwatch Derbyshire, including information on what we are currently working on, what work we are planning and updates on work we have previously undertaken.

12 January 2018

STOP! I have a learning disability

We teamed up with the county's Good Health Group to better support individuals with learning disabilities.

5 January 2018

Maternity Services Report

A summary of comments received September – November 2016

1 January 2018

Renal Users of Non-emergency Patient Transport

We will be working with renal patients who use non-emergency patient transport to travel to hospital for treatment. This work will help organisations who provide and commission transport services to understand more about improvements that could be made to journeys to and from hospital.

28 December 2017

Dementia Carers

The message that is coming over loud and clear so far is that, although there are many organisations across the county that can help carers, it appears that the quality of services and support from both the statutory and voluntary sectors can be patchy.

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