People with long-term health conditions most likely to avoid care services due to COVID-19
People with long-term health conditions urged to share experiences to help improve support after research indicates that some avoided health and social care services throughout the COVID-19 crisis.
17 September 2020
COVID-19: What people are telling us
In our latest briefing, we look at the key issues the public have faced during the COVID-19 pandemic.
9 September 2020
Tell us your mental health support stories
We want to help people in danger of self-harm and suicide, making sure they get the support they need. Your story can help.
8 September 2020
How the new NHS COVID-19 app offers better data privacy
The NHS has just released a revamped COVID-19 contact-tracing app for testing. We look at how it addresses many of the concerns people have when it comes to their data privacy and security.
14 August 2020
New NHS contact tracing app addresses privacy concerns
The new COVID-19 contact tracing app is now ready for testing in England. Read our response to the news that a redesigned contact-tracing app is ready for release.
13 August 2020
I didn’t know what to expect when dad was taken to hospital
During lockdown, Tony was admitted to hospital with chest pains. His son, Robin, 35, talks to us about the difficulties family members face trying to find out what’s happening when a loved one is in hospital.
6 August 2020
"I was really upset the hospital didn't test patients who were being sent to care homes for coronavirus"
Shelina, 33, is a social worker based in a London hospital. She talked to us about the challenges giving her patients good care during the coronavirus pandemic and making sure they’re sent home from hospital safely.
6 August 2020
The doctor will zoom you now
The pandemic has seen a rapid roll-out of virtual NHS consultations. Working with National Voices, Traverse, and PPL, we've found out how they are working for people, and how to get the most out of the virtual health and care appointments.
27 July 2020
What can the response to COVID-19 teach us about getting people home from hospital safely?
To prepare for the pandemic and free-up capacity in the NHS, guidance was issued to support a new rapid discharge process in March. But how has this worked for patients, their loved ones and the care sector?
21 July 2020
Have you left hospital during COVID-19? Tell us your experience
To respond to coronavirus, hospitals across the country had to quickly change. Tell us how this has affected the care you or your loved one has received.
21 July 2020
COVID-19: How your experiences during the pandemic can help the NHS
With Members of Parliament looking into the delivery of health and care during the COVID-19 pandemic, our Chair reflects on how people’s experiences can help the NHS learn for the future.
14 July 2020