Using digital media to amplify the voice of patients
Here are some great examples of how local Healthwatch are using videos to listen to and share the views of local people, and ensure their voices are heard.
Healthwatch Essex has been listening to people with long-term conditions, such as diabetes and multiple sclerosis, in Essex about their experiences of health and care services.
Healthwatch Hampshire has been working to understand the health and care needs of the Transgender community, exploring the 'patient pathway' through NHS services, from the initial GP appointment and referral, to a gender identity clinic, to hormone treatment and surgery.
Healthwatch Suffolk share their achievements from the past year and how they've made a difference to local health and care services.
Healthwatch Wokingham explains what they found out about young peoples experience of health and wellbeing.
Healthwatch Hillingdon has worked with Hillingdon Mind to produce a video on children and young people's mental health services in Hillingdon.
For more videos exploring local Healthwatch work, take a look at our YouTube playlist.
If you want to find out what your local Healthwatch has been doing, get in touch them.