Healthwatch Hartlepool Investigation into Patient Experience of Dementia Diagnosis - Update Report
"Healthwatch Hartlepool has been established in a way that is inclusive and enables involvement from all areas of the local community. We wish to involve those who are seldom heard."
Over recent years at both national and regional levels, there have been few issues and conditions that have attracted as much interest and coverage as dementia. It is estimated that around 850,000 people in the UK are living with dementia and that a further 700,000 are providing care and support to people with the condition.
Please find attached below a PDF which details Healthwatch Hartlepool's own investigation into Patients Experiences of Dementia Diagnosis in Hartlepool.