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Health And Social Care Helpline Available For Hull

Healthwatch is the independent champion for the people of Hull using health & social care services and the information line is a key part of this work. Callers can access information around local services, including GPs & dentists, as well as advice and options if people are unhappy with their care or treatment, even if it is simply to have their views recorded. Healthwatch can also refer people to an independent complaints advocacy service. Continue reading Health And Social Care Helpline Available For Hull

Communication Cited As Main Issue in Hospital Discharge Process

A survey by Healthwatch in the Humber region into the experience of being discharged from hospital has found that communication was the biggest issue. It also recommended that the use of “patient passports” should be considered to help make medical staff aware of patients’ pre-existing conditions. Continue reading Communication Cited As Main Issue in Hospital Discharge Process

Healthwatch Team Hits the Shops to Meet Hull Residents

Shoppers in two busy Hull locations will be able to find out more about the city’s patients’ consumer champion, Heathwatch, and contribute to important research this month.

The Healthwatch Kingston upon Hull team is on the road for a special day on Monday 20th March to raise awareness of its service and find out about the health priorities which matter to Hull people. Continue reading Healthwatch Team Hits the Shops to Meet Hull Residents