Healthwatch Northamptonshire have two part-time positions available. We are looking for a Healthwatch Assistant and an Office Administrator/PA. Applications will close on 8 April 2017. Click on the link below to find out more and apply.
Make Your Voice Count 2016 - Your views on health and social care services
Healthwatch Northamptonshire will be out and about in the county this Autumn/Winter as part of our annual engagement campaign, Make Your Voice Count. We will be attending community events across Northamptonshire to find out what people think of the services they use and their good and poor experience of health and social care services over the last year. We are also interested in finding out how people use additional services at local pharmacies. The survey can also be completed online:
Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP) – Revolutionising Engagement and Involvement Workshop Report
In May 2016 Healthwatch and the Nene and Corby Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) Patient Congress jointly held a public engagement event focussing on ‘Revolutionising Engagement and Involvement’. Thank you to all who attended and engaged with energised and valuable contributions. The report from this event is now available and is feeding in to the Northamptonshire Sustainability and Transformation Planning through a work stream under the joint responsibility of Public Health Northamptonshire and Voluntary Impact Northamptonshire.
2015/16 has been a year of change and challenge for Healthwatch Northamptonshire. This report covers the period 1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016 and highlights our key achievements throughout the year. The report summarises our work in 2015/16 and the difference we made. You can read the full report by clicking on the button below.
Our vision: Healthwatch Northamptonshire will be a strong, resolute and independent community champion. We will give local people a voice and work in partnership to influence the design and quality of health and social care provision so that local people have an improved quality of life.
Healthwatch Northamptonshire wins Network Choice Award
Healthwatch Northamptonshire, the consumer champion for health and social care in Northamptonshire, has won a major award from Healthwatch England.The Network Choice Award was presented to Healthwatch Northamptonshire at the Healthwatch England Annual Conference held in Manchester. To read the full story click here, to read our full report on St Andrew’s Healthcare Northampton click here, to read the summary click here and for easy read click here. To read the media article click here.