Healthwatch Cornwall’s latest report shows nearly nine out of ten people want to take part in future Adult Social Care consultations.

Earlier this year Cornwall Council proposed changes to its Adult Social Care charging policy, which was met with strong criticism from those using potentially affected services who felt they had not been given enough time…

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The butcher who saved my life

Paramedics from South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) are reminding people of the importance of stepping in and helping when someone’s heart has stopped. SWASFT has been working alongside the British Heart Foundation…

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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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