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Priorities for next year revealed in new Impact Report

Healthwatch Somerset has set out how it will ensure the public's voice is heard over the next year in its latest Impact Report. The report also highlights the impact the organisation has had over the last year and shares how the independent health and care champion...

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...

Shepton Mallet Inpatient Ward to Re-open

Healthwatch Somerset are pleased to have been informed that the inpatient beds at Shepton Mallet Hospital will be re-opened on 9 July.  Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust have announced that the inpatient beds at Shepton Mallet Community Hospital will reopen on...

New Volunteer Officer joins Healthwatch Somerset

The new Volunteer Officer for Healthwatch Somerset aims to recruit more people to join the organisation to help shape local health and care services. Julie Draper, from Bridgwater, has joined Healthwatch Somerset and her main role will be focusing on recruiting new...

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