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Healthwatch Essex Information Service helps people across the county understand and access health and social care services.

Below is a summary of the top ten topics raised by callers from January – March 2024 in the Mid and South Essex Integrated Care System. For more details, please get in touch with the Information Service: call 0300 500 1895, text 07712395398 or email [email protected].

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GP Complaints
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Hospital Complaints
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Mental Health
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Carers
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Alzheimer’s & Dementia
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Hospital Discharge
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Dental
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Social Care Complaints
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Care Homes
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Children & Young People Support

‘I am trying to apply for a Blue Badge for my mum who has dementia. They are asking for a form to be completed but it can’t be done by the GP. I have asked the Dementia Nurse and they say they do not have facility to do it. I am really struggling to find who is able to do this.’ 

Mid and South Essex Caller

‘I am trying to help my 87 year old mother. Her hoarding has reached a point where she cannot live properly in her home nor let people in to help. During the last couple of years things have worsened considerably both because of the isolation in Covid and then simply because my mother is now more elderly with less physical abilities.’

Mid and South Essex Caller

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