Archive for 24/06/2019

CQC publishes latest report on oral care health in care homes
The Care Quality Commission, CQC, has published its latest report on oral care health in care homes. Their findings reflect what people have been telling Healthwatch, including the problems people face in accessing dentists. Key findings from CQC; People who live in care homes do not always get the support they need tomaintain good oral [...] Read more
NHS waiting times for elective and cancer treatment

A parliamentary report finds that increasing numbers of patients are being let down by the NHS’s failure to meet deadlines

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UNICEF call on government to enable mothers to breastfeed for as long as they wish and to protect all babies from commercial interests.

In the UK breastfeeding is a highly emotive subject because so many families have not breastfed, or have experienced the

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Vision Support Mobile Information Unit

The Vision Support Mobile Information Unit will be visiting Widnes Market (table in Mall) on Thursday 20th June 10am

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Local NHS trust services praised for being ‘rare jewels’

A new report has recognised two infant bonding services at North West Boroughs Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, as being ‘rare

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Think you need medical help right now? NHS 111 is now available online

NHS 111 online uses the same clinical algorithms as the 111 phone service, taking you through questions about your symptoms

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Photography Competition

Healthwatch Halton
Photography Competition

Healthwatch Halton’s website is about to undergo a makeover. As part of this we are looking for images

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