Consultations – have your say

a nurse in aged care for the elderly in nursing homesPlease check here for current or live consultations running in West Berkshire. By getting involved you are helping shape future health and social care services, making your voice count.

If you are running a consultation or survey / project in West Berkshire and would like us to help you spread the word, please get in touch and we can help publish your consultation on our site. Or if we can help you run a consultation then also talk to one of our team.

Click the blue tabs below and follow the link to live consultations

Help improve quality of life for people living with cancer

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NHS England and Public Health England are running a Cancer Quality Of Life survey for people in England who have been diagnosed with cancer.

The aim of the survey is to find out how quality of life may have changed for people diagnosed with cancer. They want to see where care is working well or not so well, and if any new services are needed. To do this, they are asking how people who have experienced cancer are feeling and comparing their answers with information about their cancer diagnosis and treatment. This will help the NHS improve the way they support people living with and beyond cancer.

To find out more, please click here.

Consultation: Extending free PPE to the health and care sector – Expires 31/10/21

In response to coronavirus (COVID-19), the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) created a parallel PPE supply chain in the UK to meet the unexpected challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and to ensure much-needed PPE was delivered to the frontline.

DHSC is seeking views on whether it should extend the provision of free personal protective equipment (PPE) to the health and care sector after 31 March 2022.

Click here or on the image above to participate in this consultation. Deadline to participate is October 31st, at 11:45pm.

HWWB Carers Survey

We would like to hear from carers about their experience during the pandemic by taking part in our carers survey, which can can be accessed by clicking here or on the image above.

 

Healthwatch West Berkshire Care Homes Survey

Tell us your experience using services in West Berkshire during the pandemic

 

We are currently running a survey and are seeking your views on  care homes.

Please click the image below to access the survey and to share your thoughts with us.

 

 

 

Complaint Standards, model complaint handling procedure and guidance

The NHS Complaint Standards, model complaint handling procedure and guidance set out how organisations providing NHS services should approach complaint handling. They apply to NHS organisations in England and independent healthcare providers who deliver NHS-funded care.

Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman are now seeking your views on their Complaint Standards, model complaint handling procedure and guidance.

Read the details here

Email your feedback to Liaisonmanagers@ombudsman.org.uk

Father Institute Covid Maternity Survey

The Fatherhood Institute have launched a survey focusing on maternity and Covid-19. Have you become a Dad or Mum during lockdown? Are you a midwife or health visitor? If so please share your experiences of maternity services in this survey.

You can participate by clicking here or on the image above.