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.
15 September 2021
How can we make our information as accessible as possible?
Find out what we are already doing to help you make Healthwatch communications accessible, as well as the additional steps we are planning.
7 September 2021
Identifying outcomes and talking impact
The Impact Programme is helping you ensure your engagement and research activities lead to positive improvements in people’s health and wellbeing while better communicating to commissioners how this benefits people’s lives.
31 August 2021
Why it’s time to change the way we collect demographic data
With a need to record demographic data to better understand people’s experiences of care, we’re making changes to the CiviCRM and advising all Healthwatch to use our demographic taxonomy to achieve greater consistency and impact in data collection.
26 August 2021
Your support needed - our upcoming campaigns
Find out about our upcoming campaigns and how you can get involved.
17 August 2021
Deadline Extended: Healthwatch Network Awards 2021
Every year, the Healthwatch Network Awards celebrates our best work from across England. The deadline for applications has now been extended to 3 September 2021. Find out about the awards, how to apply and download the award criteria.
6 August 2021
Survey tool pilot: the next step of our Digital Transformation work
One of the range of tools we are testing as part of the Digital Transformation project is called Smart Survey. Read about the pilot and what this could mean for you.
6 July 2021
Health and Care Experience Profiles: Understanding how services work together
Healthwatch has developed a qualitative research methodology that local health and care systems can use to better understand people’s experiences using integrated services.
17 June 2021
Check out our new brand values
Find out about our new brand values, as well as the steps we'll take this year to strengthen our brand further.
2 June 2021
An update on our Digital Transformation work
Take a look at our work to improve Healthwatch’s use of digital systems since January, and help us understand your digital needs in a post COVID world.
26 May 2021
Campaigning needs you - introducing the Campaigns and Communications Ambassadors Network
Do you lead on campaigns for your Healthwatch? Find out about our new communications network for staff and volunteers and how you can be involved.
24 May 2021
How to record demographic information and why it’s important
The pandemic has shown more than ever the importance of collecting demographic information to help us better draw conclusions about people’s experiences of health and care. Here is why it’s important, how we’re going to support you, and FAQs.
21 May 2021