Final decision on stroke services
A decision has finally been made in the long running review of stroke services across Kent & Medway. The Court of Appeal refused an appeal against the judicial review which means plans to create three new hyper acute stroke services can go ahead.
27 August 2020
Healthwatch Kent comments on the Care Quality Commissions report on East Kent Hospitals
The Care Quality Commission have published the results of their inspections to Accident & Emergency departments at William Harvey Hospital in Ashford and QEQM Hospital in Margate. Both departments have been rated as 'Requires Improvement'.
14 July 2020
Becoming a carer for the first time in the middle of a pandemic
Many people have found themselves looking after someone during lockdown for the first time in their lives. This is never a planned life event and would be hard even during ‘normal’ times. Catherine talked to us about her experience.
9 July 2020