Latest news and views for staff
What’s in the COVID-19 winter plan?
The Government has published plans for tackling COVID-19 this autumn and winter. Our policy advisor Bren explains what's in the new plan.
Find out what the plan will focus on and what contingency steps might be taken.
15 September 2021
Where we are focusing our support in 2021-22
Find out more about where we are focusing our support to help us reach a high performing and sustainable Healthwatch network.
19 May 2021
How you can help to improve data standards and shape the systems we provide
With the introduction of the Integrated Care Systems there will be a heavier focus on collaboration within and between different ICS areas. Find out how you can help improve data standards across the network to enable better collaboration.
22 October 2021
Digital transformation update: A renewed focus on data standards
Over the last year, we have been reviewing our digital systems to improve our offer to local Healthwatch.
14 October 2021
How are Healthwatch and ICS's working together?
Over 80% of local Healthwatch say they have regular contact with their ICS. Find out more in our review of current relationships between Healthwatch and ICS’s, including our strengths, and areas for improvement to work better together.
12 October 2021