Improvements needed at Royal United Hospital Bath emergency department
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has published a report following a focused inspection of the urgent and emergency service at Royal United Hospital Bath, part of Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust.
12 March 2021
Back to School resources for parents and students
As of the 8th March, all primary school and secondary school students in England began to return to school. In support, safety measures have been put in place; from lateral flow testing to wearing masks in class. Here, we share some resources.
11 March 2021
Advice and Information
Transgender people asked to help improve the NHS Gender Identity Services in the South West
Transgender and gender-diverse individuals who are over 16 years old and live in the South West area are being encouraged to take part in an online survey to help improve NHS Gender Identity Services.
11 March 2021
Virtual visit to Newbridge Towers Care Home report
We have been unable to undertake Enter and View visits to care homes during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our Executive Board decided that we should undertake a virtual visit to a care home to hear residents lived experience of the pandemic.
8 March 2021
NHS acknowledge delays on complaint responses in light of COVID pressures
In February, NHS England and Improvement acknowledged that NHS providers may take longer to investigate and respond to complaints. This is to allow providers to concentrate on front-line duties and responsiveness to coronavirus (COVID-19).
6 March 2021
Vaccine concerns of local black, Asian and minority ethnic groups to be addressed in virtual Q&A
On Thursday the 4th March, a panel of health and care experts from across Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon, and Wiltshire will chair an online question and answer session on concerns about the coronavirus vaccine.
1 March 2021
CQC publishes report on Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust’s forensic inpatient and secure wards
Following a recent inspection, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) has published a report today on the forensic inpatient and secure wards at Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust at its Fromeside site.
10 February 2021
Services and volunteers unite to support NHS rollout of life saving vaccine
NHS staff working across Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon, and Wiltshire to deliver the lifesaving coronavirus vaccine have been given a helping hand on the frontline by local fire crews, volunteers, and military personnel.
2 February 2021