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02.02.2016

Communicate better with us to improve hospital discharge say Croydon’s older patients

To ensure a better experience of hospital discharge for patients aged 65 and over, Croydon University Hospital needs to improve communications between patients and health care providers, according to a...

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27.01.2016

Healthwatch Croydon responds to announcement of Croydon CCG £18m funding shortfall in 2016/17

27/01/2016 Last week’s announcement by NHS England stated that the Croydon Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is likely to receive £26 million (5.86%) increase in its core funding allocation to provide...

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19.01.2016

Healthwatch Croydon responds to CQC inspection of South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

Following the Care Quality Commission inspection of South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust, Charlie Ladyman, CEO of Healthwatch Croydon, the local champion for health and social care, said: “We...

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02.12.2015

Ensure equal access to urgent care services say Croydon residents

An analysis of local patient experience by Healthwatch Croydon, says that urgent care services need to be equally accessible across the borough, according to a research report published today. The...

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19.11.2015

Voice your concerns about Croydon’s Urgent Care and Emergency Services at our public meeting

From July to September, Croydon had the longest response times for Ambulance services in London. On 1 December, Croydon Clinical Commissioning Group will make its decision on how urgent care...

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14.10.2015

The Mayor commends the work of Healthwatch Croydon

The Mayor of Croydon, Cllr Patricia Hay-Justice, commended the work of Healthwatch Croydon, the resident’s champion for better health and social care at their Annual Meeting, last week. She expressed...

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12.10.2015

Healthwatch Croydon responds to CQC inspection at Croydon Health Services NHS Trust

Following the Care Quality Commission inspection of Croydon Health Services NHS Trust, Charlie Ladyman, CEO of Healthwatch Croydon, the local champion for health and social care, said: “We believe the...

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27.08.2015

Introducing Talk2Croydon

Talk2Croydon is a tool to help the people of Croydon influence local decisions and raise issues they care about within the borough. It allows the local community to talk to...

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11.08.2015

Lack of effective support led to hospital admissions say mental health patients

A survey of mental health service users has found that they were admitted to a mental hospital ward due to lack of coordinated support services. The survey, carried out by...

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04.08.2015

Give your views on improving urgent and emergency care services for London

The Healthy London Partnership invite you to comment on their Urgent and Emergency Care (U&EC) Programme proposals. The partnership which is made up of Public Health England, NHS England, 32...

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