Reports

Here you can read reports from all the projects that have been conducted by Healthwatch Reading and, formerly, Reading LINK.

Publication DateReport titleLink to PDF of report
2017/05Dying Matters: The Reading PerspectiveDying Matters: The Reading Perspective - 14pg report
2017/02Is electronic prescribing working for the people of Reading?Is electronic prescribing working for the people of Reading? 28pg report
2016/10Why local people go to the emergency department: findings of a seven-day survey at the Royal Berkshire HospitalWhy local people go to the emergency department: findings of a seven-day survey at the Royal Berkshire Hospital – 26pg report
2016/09How Reading People Experience Primary CareHow Reading People Experience Primary Care – 49pg report
2016/06Enter and View of Reading Walk-In CentreEnter and View of Reading Walk-In Centre – 2pg summary
2016/06Enter and View of Chatham Street SurgeryEnter and View of Chatham Street Surgery – 2pg summary
2016/07Healthwatch Reading Annual Report 2015-16Annual Report 2015-16
2016/06Enter and View of Tilehurst Surgery (Pottery Road)Enter and View of Tilehurst Surgery (Pottery Rd) – 2pg summary
2016/06Enter and View of London Street SurgeryEnter and View of London Street Surgery – 2pg summary
2016/06Enter and View of Balmore Park SurgeryEnter and View of Balmore Park Surgery – 2pg summary
2016/06Enter and View of Calcot Surgery (branch of Theale Medical Centre)Enter and View of Calcot Surgery – 2pg summary
2016/06Enter and View of London Road SurgeryEnter and View of London Road Surgery – 2pg summary
2016/06Enter and View of Milman Road Health Centre (Dr Mittal & partners)Enter and View of Milman Road Health Centre (Dr Mittal & partners) – 2pg summary
2016/06Enter and View of Shinfield Medical PracticeEnter and View of Shinfield Medical Practice – 2pg summary
2016/06Enter and View of Tilehurst Village SurgeryEnter and View of Tilehurst Village Surgery – 2pg summary
2016/06Enter and View of Western Elms SurgeryEnter and View of Western Elms Surgery – 2pg summary
2016/06Enter and View of Westwood & Overdown SurgeriesEnter and View of Westwood & Overdown Surgeries – 2pg summary
2016/06Enter and View of Whitley Wood Lane SurgeryEnter and View of Whitley Wood Surgery (2 pages)
2016/05Enter and View of Tilehurst Medical Centre (Dr Kumar & Partners)Enter and View of Tilehurst Medical Centre (Dr Kumar & Partners) (2 pages)
2016/05Enter and View of Milman Road Health Centre (Dr Kumar & Partners)Enter and View of Milman Road Health Centre (Dr Kumar & Partners) (2 pages)
2016/05Enter and View of Peppard Road SurgeryEnter and View of Peppard Road Surgery (2 pages)
2016/04Enter and View of Russell Street & Coley Park surgeriesEnter and View of Russell Street & Coley Park surgeries (3 pages)
2016/04Enter and View of Eldon Road SurgeryEnter and View of Eldon Road Surgery (2 pages)
2016/04Enter and View of Emmer Green SurgeryEnter and View of Emmer Green Surgery (2 pages)
2016/04Enter and View of Pembroke SurgeryEnter and View of Pembroke Surgery (2 pages)
2016/03Enter and View of Long Barn Lane SurgeryEnter and View of Long Barn Lane Surgery (2 pages)
2016/03Enter and View of South Reading SurgeryEnter and View of South Reading Surgery (2 pages)
2016/03Enter and View of Kennet SurgeryEnter and View of Kennet Surgery (2 pages)
2016/02Enter and View of Melrose Surgery Dr DeanEnter and View of Melrose Surgery Dr Dean (2 pages)
2016/02Enter and View of Chancellor SurgeryEnter and View of Chancellor House Surgery – 2pg summary
2016/01Enter and View of Abbey Medical CentreEnter and View of Abbey Medical Centre (2 pages)
2016/01Enter and View of Whitley Villa SurgeryEnter and View of Whitley Villa Surgery (2 pages)
2016/01Enter and View of University Medical CentreEnter and View of University Medical Centre (2 pages)
2015/11The experience of Reading women who have been diverted from giving birth at their place of choiceMaternity services experience report (20 pages)
2015/10Enter and View of Grovelands Medical Centre Enter and View of Grovelands Medical Centre (2 pages)
2015/10Enter and View of Priory Avenue Surgery - Full reportEnter and View of Priory Avenue Surgery (10 pages)
2015/10Enter and View of Priory Avenue Surgery - 2 pg summaryEnter and View of Priory Avenue Surgery – 2 pg summary
2015/10Enter and View of Circuit Lane Surgery - 2 pg summaryEnter and View of Circuit Lane Surgery – 2pg summary
2015/10Enter and View of Circuit Lane Surgery - Full reportEnter and View of Circuit Lane Surgery (10 pages)
2015/07Enter and View of the Eye Clinic, Royal Berkshire HospitalEnter and View of the Eye Clinic (12 pages)
2015/07Healthwatch Reading Annual Report 2014-15Annual Report 2014-15 (20 pages)
2015/07How the ex-Gurkha community access and experience health and social care services in ReadingEx-Gurkha access to NHS and social care report (15 pages)
2015/03Healthwatch Reading PPG ToolkitHealthwatch PPG Toolkit
2014/10The experiences of people whose discharge from hospital was delayed.Final Report
2014/08Polish Community Access to Health Services ReportFinal Report
2014/07Healthwatch Reading Annual Report 2013-14Healthwatch Reading Annual Report 2013-2014
2014/07Exploring the role of specialist school nurses to support the mental health of young people in secondary schoolsFinal Report
2014/07Findings from focus group of young carers into the health and social care services they useFinal Report
2014/03Home Care Users Feedback ReportSeptember - November 2013
2013/09Issues raised by the community regarding the number of suicide’s and patient safety at Prospect Park Hospital in Reading Suicide and Patient Safety – A Healthwatch Reading report

Support After Suicide Booklet


2013/08Children and Adolescent Mental Health Services in ReadingReport
2013/06Home Care Users Research ProjectFinal Summary
2013/02Home Care Users Research ProjectPhase 2: November 2012 - February 2013
2013/01Review of counselling service provision for women facing an unintended pregnancy in ReadingFinal Report
2012/12Home Care Users Research Project Phase 1 Summary
2012/09Focus on Adult Social Care Services in ReadingReport
2012/01Community Consultation: Nepalese Women's Health DayReport
2011/01Review of the Appointment System at the Eye Clinic at the Royal Berkshire NHS TrustFinal Report
2011/01Access to NHS DentistryFinal Report

Response from NHS Berkshire West
2010/10Aspects of Quality of Domiciliary care Services Provided through Reading Borough CouncilFinal Report
2010/10Review of Access to Consultant for Multiple Sclerosis at Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation TrustFinal Report
2010/09Community Engagement Survey AnalysisReport

Response from N. Davis

Response from P. Slinger
2010/08Interested to InvolvedReport on Event of 14 July 2010
2010/02Diabetes Care in ReadingFinal Report and Recommendations
2010/02Review of Provision of Recreational Activities for those with a Disability in ReadingFinal Report
2009/10Toenail Cutting Service for Older People in ReadingFinal Report and Recommendations
2009/10Review of Treatment of Patients on the Autistic Spectrum in A and E at the Royal Berkshire Hospital NHS Foundation TrustFinal Report