May 2021 - What have we been hearing?

These are the key things we've been hearing about in May - including positive updates on accessible information, as well as issues accessing mental health care in a crisis, GP appointments, and an update on the Covid-19 vaccine rollout
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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?

May's key issues include:

  • Accessing GP services
  • Communication for people who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
  • Covid-19 vaccine rollout
  • Getting a dentist appointment
  • Treatment in hospital
  • Communication with mental health services
  • Experience with Long Covid
  • Community Nursing

Read the briefing below for more detail.

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Key issues from May 2021:

Read the briefing

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