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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.

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*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.

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