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We are Recruiting Board Directors - Read more here
9th May 2017
WE'RE RECRUITING - COULD YOU BE OUR NEW OPERATIONS MANAGER? Operations Manager Competitive Salary, Dependent on Experience (22.5 hours per week) Gillingham, Kent Following an organisational restructure, Healthwatch Medway is looking for a dynamic and experienced person to step into the role of Operations Manager to deliver Healthwatch in Medway. You will be an excellent communicator with good relationship building and influencing skills, and you will be passionate about using these skills to improve health and social care for service users in Medway. You will provide effective leadership and work with the Healthwatch Medway Board to improve the delivery and commissioning of these services and provide operational management of Healthwatch Medway, its staff team and volunteers. Experience and knowledge of the health and social care sector is desirable and strong project management skills and the ability to manage and deliver contracts are essential. For application pack please...
3rd April 2017
Press Release: MEDWAY PROJECT WILL CONTINUE TO STRIVE FOR DEMENTIA FRIENDLY SOCIETY, THANKS TO FUNDING A PROJECT aimed at increasing awareness of dementia and battling the stigma of the disease will continue, thanks to funding secured by Citizens Advice Medway and Healthwatch Medway. Medway...
24th March 2017
Following a break over the festive period, we are back carrying out our listening events at Medway Hospitl iving you the opportunity to share your experiences of the hospital and other local services with us. We want to hear from you! We will be carrying out fortnightly listening events...
24th March 2017
The Government has published what it wants the NHS to deliver over the next 12 months, including a new target to reduce the delays people can face when leaving hospital. We look at this and other issues you have helped us raise with the Department of Health and that the NHS will be focussing on....
17th March 2017
PRESS RELEASE: HEALTHWATCH MEDWAY TO CONTINUE WORKING WITH HOSPITAL TO SUSTAIN IMPROVEMENT FOLLOWING CQC RATING HEALTHWATCH Medway is pleased that Medway Maritime Hospital has been recommended to come out of special measures following the release of the CQC report. The CQC’s report,...
6th February 2017
Every day, local people across Medway share their experiences about health and care with our staff and volunteers. What happens to the information that is collected from the public? Once we discover an issue, we create reports to...
6th February 2017
Since August 2016, NHS health and social care services have been required by law to ensure their communications are accessible to all. Now, six months on, NHS England wants to hear what difference the Accessible Information Standard has made to your experience. The Standard exists to make sure...
28th November 2016
Healthwatch Medway is launching its GP Surgery Survey and we want to hear from you about your experiences at your GP surgery. We are going to be carrying out 'Enter and View' visits at GP surgeries across Medway and so we can be sure that we receive an accurate account, we want to hear about...
19th August 2016
Today nearly a third of children aged 2 to 15 are overweight or obese and younger generations are becoming obese at earlier ages and staying obese for longer. The Government has put forward a plan of action to tackle this issue by reducing the amount of sugar in food and drinks and by...
3rd August 2016
THOUSANDS of children and adults of all ages with conditions such as psychosis, depression and anxiety will be among the first to benefit from improved services as work starts on a major transformation programme for mental health care. ‘Implementing the Five Year Forward View for Mental...