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Our Dementia Care project has started
We have started our
Enter & View
programme, visiting 8 nursing homes that provide Dementia Care in Surrey. Our fantastic volunteer team have led all 5 of the visits completed so far.
We're looking forward to sharing their reports with you soon.
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Endometriosis UK calls for shorter diagnosis time
Endometriosis Awareness Week 2nd – 9th March 2015
Endometriosis UK is highlighting delays in diagnosis of endometriosis* and is calling for this to be addressed to ensure better health outcomes for women affected by the condition.
*It currently takes an average of 5.5 years to get a diagnosis.
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Healthwatch England update
Consultation on updating the NHS Constitution
The Department of Health has launched a consultation to inform an update of the NHS Constitution, which closes on 11 March. The consultation includes:
a right to transparent and comparable data
the changes recommended by Sir Robert Francis QC
giving greater prominence to mental health; weaving in some of the new Fundamental Standards
making reference to the Armed Forces Covenant.
Read more about the consultation on the Government website
3 Headlines you might have missed this week
Council recommends closing Surrey's Care Homes
Further delays to proposed hospital merger
Superhero window cleaners are a surprise treat at Children's Hospital
(Dorking and Leatherhead Advertiser)
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