23 December 2021

Dental Access Report

How easy it is to find an NHS dentist in Derbyshire? The impact of Covid-19 on dentistry has been severe.  Dental practices are working hard to recover but patients not already on their lists are the worst hit.  Healthwatch Derbyshire has listened to your feedback, we’ve researched the NHS website to understand how easy it […]

17 December 2020

Care Home Report: Sharing good practice and suggestions

Healthwatch Derbyshire gathered information to try to understand how the Covid 19 pandemic has affected the mental and physical wellbeing of care home residents (and their relatives) and what measures have been introduced to combat these problems.

9 March 2020

Carers Report – March 2020 Update: Derbyshire County Council Response

Understanding the quality of life for carers in Derbyshire

29 January 2020

Mystery shop exercise completed at Chesterfield Royal Hospital – January 2020 Update

This mystery shop was conducted following patient feedback about hospital appointment letters at Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS FT.

26 January 2020

NHS Long Term Plan for Derby & Derbyshire

The Healthwatch network were commissioned by NHS England to support public engagement around the NHS LTP within each Sustainable Transformation Partnership (STP) footprint. Therefore, between March and May 2019, we engaged with people across Derby and Derbyshire about what people think should happen in order to make care better for people in the community.

23 January 2020

Dementia Report

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

11 December 2019

Offender Health Report

Experiences of offenders using health services in Derbyshire

6 November 2019

Mystery shop exercise completed at Ripley Hospital

Healthwatch Derbyshire Volunteers conducted a mystery shop to assess the Phlebotomy service at Ripley Hospital.

2 August 2019

Children and Young People – Creative Engagement

We wanted to know what barriers Children and Young Adults (CAYA) Experience to making healthy lifestyle choices and what kind of ‘tools’ they feel they would need to help encourage healthy lifestyle choices.

27 March 2019

Enter & View Bi-Annual DCC Summary Report March 2019

For visits commissioned by Derbyshire County Council 2018-19

12 February 2019

Mental Health Information and Signposting in Erewash

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

1 February 2019

Royal Derby Hospital Mystery Shop

Key improvements have been made at Royal Derby Hospital following a ‘mystery shopping’ programme by volunteers from Healthwatch Derbyshire

18 December 2018

Oral Hygiene in Care Homes across Derbyshire

During October, Healthwatch Derbyshire visited a number of care homes across Derbyshire to speak with residents/clients and staff around the topic of oral hygiene in a care home setting.

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.

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.

5 January 2018

Maternity Services Report

A summary of comments received September – November 2016

26 June 2017

LGBT+ experiences of using health services

Healthwatch Derbyshire aims to talk to a wide range of people about their experiences of using health and social care services. As a result, we received a number of comments from the LGBT+ community through our general engagement activity. Due to some themes emerging in the information we received through this activity, we decided to […]

23 February 2017

Enter & View Tri-annual Summary Report

Healthwatch Derbyshire has carried out the final stage in its programme of unannounced visits to all Derbyshire County Council-run care homes.

22 December 2016

Autism Pathway

An Exploration of the Parent Carer Experience, of the MultiAgency Pathway, that identifies and supports children and young people with Autism Spectrum Disorders in Derbyshire.

13 December 2016

Mental Health Crisis Report

Experiences of health and social care services before, during and after Mental Health Crisis

13 October 2016

DCC Care Home Enter & View Summary Report

Healthwatch Derbyshire has carried out the first stage in its programme of unannounced visits to all Derbyshire County Council-run care homes.

22 September 2016

Substance Misuse Report

Experiences of individuals living with substance misuse accessing health and social care services in Derbyshire.

22 September 2016

Summer 2016 Healthwatch Derbyshire Newsletter

Heathwatch produces a hard copy newsletter to keep people up to date with our work.

4 August 2016

Report into Health and Social Care services available to people with a Learning Disability

A report into what we found when engaging people with a Learning Disability.

1 August 2016

Positives Report

Exploring positive experiences in health and social care in Derbyshire

9 February 2016

Access to Health Services for People with Learning Disabilities – Patient Experience Report

During May – July 2015 Healthwatch Derbyshire focused our engagement activity on people with Learning Disabilities, and in particular, their experience of ‘accessing’ health services.

5 February 2016

Healthwatch Derbyshire Intelligence Report February 2016

A summary of reports and actions that have been undertaken by Healthwatch Derbyshire.

4 February 2016

Young People not just Young Carers

Healthwatch Derbyshire wanted to help identify, support and recognise the role of carers in the community.

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