National Inpatient Survey 2018 – your views count!


National Inpatient Survey 2018 – your views count! If you had an overnight hospital stay during July 2018 at any Northern Care Alliance Care Organisation (Salford, Bury, Rochdale, North Manchester, Oldham) , you may have received a patient questionnaire in the post. This is to find out what you think … Read More

Consultation: Seeking views in IVF – Aug 2018

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Patients and the public are invited to share their views on proposals to review Bury’s current policy in relation to commissioning In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) services. The consultation will run for six weeks from Monday 6th August to Sunday 16th September 2018. Within the consultation document the CCG describes the … Read More

World Breastfeeding Week: 1-7 August


World Breastfeeding Week: 1-7 August This year’s World Breastfeeding Week will run from 1-7 August, aiming to raise awareness of the links between good nutrition, food security, poverty reduction and breastfeeding and galvanise action to increase breastfeeding rates worldwide. Find out more: Please take the quiz below to test … Read More

Carers Dealing with Crisis Survey

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Healthwatch Bury are interested in understanding the experiences and concerns of adults who are carers for someone suffering from poor mental health when the person who is being cared for is experiencing a mental health crisis. We are interested in finding out: a) What are the issues and concerns for … Read More

Maternity Booking Times Survey


Healthwatch Bury are interested in understanding the experiences of women who have given birth in the last three years. We are especially interested in women who did not have their booking appointment till they were 13 weeks or more pregnant. Survey  

Hospital Handover – Patient Survey


The demand for the 999 emergency service is particularly high this time of the year. This pressure is felt throughout the NHS. For the ambulance service any delay in patient handover means they are unable to respond to other patients. Healthwatch Bury is interested in gathering the views of patients … Read More

Healthwatch Bury Mental Health Survey Results

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As part of Mental Health Awareness Week (8th – 14th May 2017). Healthwatch Bury created a survey to assess people’s views on mental health stigma and its negative consequences. Click here to view the results