Nearly a third of UK adults are not likely to attempt CPR, putting lives at risk

Nearly a third of UK adults (30%) are not likely to perform CPR if they saw someone suffer a cardiac arrest, according to worrying new figures released to mark Restart a Heart Day. We commissioned…

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Transforming our Model of Care Update

Healthwatch Cornwall welcomes the update from Kernow Clinical Commissioning Group and Cornwall Council on plans for transforming the model of care and how this will effect health and social care services people receive.  Together with…

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Procurement of new orthodontic services in the South West from April 2019

Orthodontic treatment – usually with braces – is most often used to improve the appearance and alignment of crooked, protruding or crowded teeth, and to correct problems with the bite. It is usually only started…

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What’s it like being a carer?

Conversations that the Healthwatch Network has had with the public, as well as research and data we’ve gathered, shows that carers don’t always get the support they need. They have difficulty accessing the assessments to…

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