News & Events

The latest news from the health and care sectors in Somerset

Healthwatch Somerset keeps you up to date with the latest health and care news in Somerset. See below for the latest updates from our team. You can also view our full archive of news and updates.

News Archive

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What it’s really like to be discharged from hospital?

Significant attention given to improving discharge processes in recent years Over 2,000 people, family and staff share their stories to help gauge progress Common failings continue to persist including problems sorting medication, transport and community care support...

A voice for the people of Somerset

People in Somerset will be given a stronger voice to air their views on health and social care services in the county – thanks to plans by Evolving Communities, the new provider of the local Healthwatch service.

Reports & Publications

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Newsletters & Bulletins

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Annual Reports

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External Publications

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