Healthwatch CWL featured in Bayswater news SERBA W2

Healthwatch Central West London has been featured in the latest issue of Bayswater news publication SERBA W2, with our wonderful PPG Project Coordinator, Odeta! You can read the full article on page 34, here: SEBRA-NEWS-SPRING-2019-WEB-VERSION We are always looking for new voices to get involved in our Patient Participation Groups. If you’re already a practice …

London Vision Working Age Forum

London Vision holds events throughout the year that offer a relaxed and sociable environment for people of a working age who are visually impaired. Forthcoming events are scheduled to be held on Thursday 4th April, Wednesday 15th May and Thursday 27th June. If you would like to find out more, or to register to receive …

Volunteers Needed for North Kensington Community Insight Network

North Kensington Community Insight Network is looking for volunteers to: Gather evidence on the effectiveness of local health and wellbeing support Help local people influence important decisions about health and wellbeing services   The North Kensington Community Insight Network As a Community Researcher you will attend a range of events to learn from local people about their …

NHS Long-Term Plan Discussion Groups

Tell Healthwatch CWL what you want to see from the NHS Long-Term Plan…   Join us  to have your say on new NHS funding in each of the three Central West London boroughs. Your local NHS is changing, and it needs your help. The government is investing an extra £20 billion a year in the …

Imperial College Healthcare Trust seeks feedback on physiotherapy proposal

Patients, carers, local residents and other stakeholders are being asked for their views on the proposal to close the hydrotherapy pool at Charing Cross Hospital and replace the service it provides with land-based therapies. The proposal has been developed following a safety and effectiveness review prompted by the increased challenge of maintaining and running the …

Dignity Champions return to Alan Morkill House: Enter & View Report

Healthwatch Central West London has published its latest Enter & View report, in which its Dignity Champions returned to North Kensington care home Alan Morkill House. The Dignity Champions were following up on the recommendations we made back in June 2017. During our most recent visit, the Dignity Champions found that environmental improvements had been …

Clean bill of health for Moorfields from CQC

The Care Quality Commission has rated Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Good overall. The trust was rated Outstanding for being effective, and Good for being safe, caring, responsive and well-led, following inspections in November and December 2018. Moorfields is the largest provider of eye care in the United Kingdom and operates from 31 sites. …