Coventry LINk and Warwickshire LINk think that it is time to set some standards for patient and public engagement. This will give local people the confidence that when they are asked to have their say, that they are being listened to. Please take the time to complete the online survey by 30 April.
If you are interested in attending a focus group or are part of a group and would like someone to visit the group please contact Coventry LINk via email or phoning the office on 024 7622 0381 to speak to Samantha.
The Care Quality Commission has published its Annual Report covering April 2010 to March 2011 on the state of health and adult social care in England. The report looks at outcomes for people and takes a broad view across the public, private and voluntary sector services. For more infomation visit www.cqc.org.uk/stateofcare2010-11.cfm
The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) is a national organisation that provides guidance for healthcare professionals on the best way to treat and prevent illnesses and diseases. NICE is inviting people to say what they know about NICE. Go to their survey at survey monkey
West Midlands Ambulance Service have launched an online survey to gather feedback on non-emergency patient ambulance transport. Coventry LINk recently looked at patient transport for kidney dialysis patients and
The Government has launched a consultation about how the funding to pay for the new areas of work that HealthWatch will take on from October 2012 should be allocated to local auhtorities. The funding will be transfered from
A second NHS listening exercise has recenlty been launched by the NHS Future Forum to gather comments on: how information can be made to improve health, care and wellbeing; developing the NHS workforce; ensuring
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