Covid-19 communication; changes to NHS services and mental wellbeing, experiences of Coventry peopleDownload (PDF 453KB)
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Healthwatch Coventry conducted a survey with 159 people to gather their experiences on the impact to services and support for people during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Most people found it easy to find and understand information. However, 41% reported that they did not have the information they needed about support in the community during the Coronavirus pandemic. 38% indicated that changes to health care services was the area they found it hardest to get information about. Those who needed or used a health care service for something not related to Covid-19 during the pandemic experienced disruption/changes to service due to the pandemic. People also talked about feeling scared, bored, having low energy, disturbed sleep and struggling emotionally.
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