Helping new communities to get access to health & social care in Hounslow

There are some communities which Public Health Hounslow have identified as increasing in number, however, despite having higher health and social needs - they do not appear to be accessing services. This project by Hounslow Healthwatch is designed to help and support these communities. If you are interested in helping others in your community or [...]

Health demand has strong link with unemployment and berevement

This is a summary of initial findings when looking at risk stratification tool - Electronic Frailty Index (EFI) - and GP appointment activity. The two appear to be related and further analysis may hold to the key to reducing GP work load. Interestingly a lot of activity relates to patients with moderate EFI scores. Life events such as bereavement [...]