CQC rating for Reading care service, Care @ Home Newbury Ltd, drops to inadequate

Posted July 20, 2022

CQC rating for Reading care service, Care @ Home Newbury Ltd, drops to inadequate.   The CQC have today (Wednesday 20th July 2022) published the report which can be read below.   CQC have summarised the report as follows.   The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has rated Care @ Home Newbury Ltd in Reading inadequate overall, […]

HWWB March 2022 Board Meeting

Posted March 28, 2022

20.12.21 Final Draft Board Minutes https://www.healthwatchwestberks.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/20.12.21-HWWB-Final-Draft-Board-Minutes.docx

West Berkshire Community Testing

Posted February 14, 2022

See below times and dates for the Community Testing Van commencing 14th February 2022 Monday 14th February 2022 1.00pm-3.30pm – Lambourn Church 2.30-3.30pm – Lambourn Church of England Primary School Tuesday 15th February 9.00-10.15am -Kennet Shopping Centre 10.45-1.00pm – Newbury Library Wednesday 16th February 2.30-3.30 – Calcot Junior School Thursday 17th February 9.00-12.30 – Sainsburys […]

Coronavirus West Berkshire Maternity Update

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04/02/2022 – Care Quality Commission (CQC) finds Maternity Unit at Basingstoke & North Hampshire Hospital Requires Improvement The maternity unit at Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital has been ordered to improve following an inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), click the image above or here to read the full report.   08/12/2021 – Pregnant […]

National survey shows some improvement in children and young people’s experience of hospital care, despite the pressures of the pandemic

Posted December 13, 2021

The majority of children and young people who attended hospital as an inpatient or day case patient during the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic were happy with the care they received, said that they were well looked after and that their privacy was respected. Similarly, more than two-thirds of parents and carers (68%) rated […]

Coronavirus News

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COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It’s caused by a virus called coronavirus. 13/12/2021 Booster jabs will be offered to everyone over 18 in England from this week, the PM has announced, as he declared an “Omicron emergency” Everyone aged 18 and over in England will have the chance […]

Coronavirus Vaccine

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13/12/2021 Booster jabs will be offered to everyone over 18 in England from this week, the PM has announced, as he declared an “Omicron emergency” Everyone aged 18 and over in England will have the chance to get their booster vaccine before the end of the year to combat the threat of rising Omicron variant […]

Coronavirus Guidance

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COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It’s caused by a virus called coronavirus. 10/12/2021 Updated COVID rules in Easy Read  To read the new rules click on the image above or here 29/11/2021 Updated face covering guidance to prevent the spread of the new COVID-19 Omicron variant in the UK […]

Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust

Posted November 5, 2021

05/11/2021 – Royal Berkshire Hospital: Redevelopment Community Events Royal Berkshire Hospital is holding a series of community engagement events for local people to update them on the progress of the redevelopment and ensure that the redevelopment plan meets the needs of staff, patients, visitors and local communities. These community engagement events will share the latest […]