Latest news and views for staff
How to boost the profile of your local Healthwatch duing Healthwatch Week
Now we may not all be in the same physical space this year to share what we’ve working on or our stand out achievements from the previous year – but that doesn’t mean we have to keep quiet!
23 October 2020
Using virtual visits to improve maternity services
With COVID-19 restrictions making it difficult to visit services, Esther from Healthwatch Northamptonshire shares how they organised a virtual visit to ensure maternity services are running smoothly.
20 October 2020
Four ways to reach people who are not online
How do we engage people who can't use the internet, don't have access or feel comfortable talking to us in this way? Find out how local Healthwatch across England are addressing this issue.
5 October 2020
Join our research project to explore who has been excluded by the digitalisation of healthcare
Find out how to get involved in our new research project, as we explore potential inequalities surrounding the shift to remote GP appointments during the COVID-19 pandemic.
4 September 2020
Six ways to work well from home
Working remotely presents all sorts of challenges, and can feel isolating, but there are lots of ways to work well from home. Find out how.
Many of us across the network might find ourselves working from home for the first time, while for others it's just the same as any other week.
23 March 2020
Tell us about your learning development needs for 2021/22
Tell us your learning development needs so that we can base our support offer around you.
1 February 2021
Transforming how we work online
Find out more about our plans to test and build new tools to help you better engage with people and share what people are telling us.
28 January 2021