April 2021 - What have we been hearing?

These are the key things we've been hearing about in April - including positive experiences in hospital and of getting the covid-19 vaccination, as well as more challenging experiences with children's and adult's mental health services.
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We're sharing the key things we hear each month, so that services and commissioners of services can hear from you. We've collated enquiries from members of the public, feedback from voluntary sector colleagues, and stories shared on Care Opinion.

What are we hearing about?

April's key issues include:

  • Covid-19 vaccination
  • Children and young people's mental health
  • Accessing a dentist
  • Mixed experiences with GP appointments
  • People living in residential care settings
  • Including family carers in decisions about treatment
  • Positive experiences in hospital
  • Mental health services

Read the briefing below for more detail.

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Key issues from April 2021:

Read the briefing

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