Sustainability and Transformation Plan

Sustainability and Transformation Plan Sustainability and Transformation Plan Over the last few months, leaders from health and care organisations from Wiltshire, Bath and North East Somerset (BANES) and Swindon have been working together to develop a ‘Sustainability...

Adult Care Charging Policy

Adult Care Charging Policy Adult Care Charging Policy Wiltshire Council asked Healthwatch Wiltshire to meet with local people to get their views about proposed changes to the adult care charging policy. The Council were particularly interested to hear from people who...

Enter and View

Enter and View Healthwatch Wiltshire has statutory powers under the Health and Social Care Act 2012, to ‘Enter and View’ publicly funded health and social care premises to speak to people about their experiences of using the service. We will usually let the service...

Wiltshire Quality Checkers

Wiltshire Quality Checkers Quality Checkers now in Wiltshire! A team of people with learning difficulties turned detective last year to take part in a new project to check the quality of residential care homes providing support for other people with learning...

Wiltshire’s Better Care Plan

Wiltshire's Better Care Plan What is Better Care – in a nutshell? Health and social care in Wiltshire are working together to change the way that care is provided, especially for frail elderly people. This is happening all around the country. The aim is that...

Review of NHS Complaints Pathway

Review of NHS Complaints Pathway Complaining about an NHS service The right to complain about unsatisfactory service is a key consumer right. The NHS constitution makes a promise to encourage and welcome feedback on health and care experiences and to use this feedback...

Our Dementia Engagement

Our Dementia Engagement More people are being diagnosed with dementia and, as our ageing population increases, so will the number of people affected. In Wiltshire there are currently over 6,500 people living with dementia and that is forecast to grow by almost 30...

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