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Join a People’s Panel

Have your say on the future of health and social care in Somerset - by joining a new Public and Patient People's Panel. Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group are looking for people to join the panel and subsequent focus groups, so the public can have their say on the...

Healthwatch network reveals top priorities for 2019

GPs, dentists and other primary care services most common issue to be explored Needs of children and young people to feature strongly Mental health and social care appear in the top five for third year in a row To mark the start of 2019, Healthwatch England has...

Improving Lives Strategy

Healthwatch Somerset will be monitoring the progress of a new strategy, launched this month by Somerset's Health and Wellbeing Board.  The Improving Lives strategy is the 10-year plan for the Somerset Health and Wellbeing Board, which Healthwatch Somerset has a place...

There’s still time to give your views on Somerset’s 111 service

People in Somerset are being urged to give their views on using the county’s 111 non-emergency phone line. There’s just over two weeks left to take part in a survey run by the county’s independent health and care champion Healthwatch Somerset. Over 500 people have...

Views wanted to help improve Somerset’s failing 111 service

People in Somerset are being asked for their views on using the county’s 111 non-emergency phone line. The county’s independent health and care champion Healthwatch Somerset is asking people to share their experiences of using the service – so that the public voice...

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