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LGBT+ people on how they are treated by local NHS & care services

People who describe themselves as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, have described how health professionals treat them, in a survey by Healthwatch Reading carried out jointly with local LGBT+ charity Support U. The survey was answered by 35 people and found that: Just over one-third were not ‘out’ to their GP about their sexual orientation …

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More than 80 people share their views about living in local care homes

Here’s a summary of the latest ‘Enter & View’ reports we’ve published as part of our ongoing care homes project: PARKSIDE Residents interviewed: 32 Selection of residents’ comments: ‘I like everything, I am happy here. The food is good. The staff are lovely and wonderful, can’t fault them.’ ‘I enjoy my food, curry is favourite …

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Local people share their views about care homes

Here’s a summary of the latest ‘Enter & View’ reports we’ve published as part of our ongoing care homes project: PARKSIDE Residents interviewed: 32 Selection of residents’ comments: ‘I like everything, I am happy here. The food is good. The staff are lovely and wonderful, can’t fault them.’ ‘I enjoy my food, curry is favourite …

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Latest quality ratings for Reading services

Here are the latest ratings for Reading services: Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (BHFT): ‘Outstanding’ for being well-led (previously rated ‘Good’) and ‘Good’ for being safe, effective, caring and responsive to people’s needs, with an overall ‘Good’ rating. BHFT runs Prospect Park Hospital, and community and mental health services. Report published: 2 October 2018 Optimax …

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