Latest news and views
How easy is it to travel to medical appointments?
In our latest review of people’s experiences of NHS and social care services, we look in detail at the issue of patient transport.
14 May 2019
Thank you: Over 18,000 people say what they think would make the NHS better
Thousands of people tell Healthwatch how they want local health services to improve.
Thousands of people across the country have shared their views about what would make the NHS where they live better.
8 May 2019
Breast cancer survivor urges people to have their say about changes to the NHS
There are plans to increase the number of doctors and this is an opportunity to say what’s needed in your local area.
15 April 2019
How can the NHS improve care for autistic people or people with a learning disability?
Share your views to help improve support for people with a learning disability or autism in your area.
1 April 2019
How can the NHS make care better for people with heart and lung conditions?
Complete our survey and help inform changes to NHS services where you live.
The NHS wants to improve cardiovascular care for people around the country. It’s included in the NHS Long Term Plan, which local NHS services will...
26 March 2019
What would you do? Your chance to shape how your local NHS should change
Complete our survey and have your say about how NHS services in your area should change.
With growing pressure on the NHS – an ageing population, more people living with long-term conditions, lifestyle choices affecting people’s health –...
4 March 2019
Government recognises the contribution you have made to shaping the Long Term Plan
Thanks to your feedback, the NHS should now have a stronger focus on involving the public in changes to community and online health services.
21 May 2019
Why it’s important to talk about end of life care
Dying matters week encourages people to speak more openly about dying and end of life care. Services need to hear about people's experiences if they hope to improve for the future. Here's what one man told us about his brother's experience.
15 May 2019
Latest reports and publications
Our public Committee Meeting May 2019 - supporting materials
14 May 2019
Find out what happened at our public Committee Meeting.
What people have told us about health and social care: January to March 2019
14 May 2019
Find out what the public have been telling us about health and social...
The year ahead - Our plan for 2019/20
10 April 2019
Find out about our plans and what we want to achieve in 2019/20.