Speaking to people in Outpatient Clinics

What patients told us about their experience

From October 2014 to December 2014, Healthwatch Kirklees and Healthwatch Wakefield spoke to 749 patients who were attending outpatient clinics.  The findings from this piece of work are in this report:

Speaking to Outpatients in Kirklees and Wakfield

In December 2014, Healthwatch Kirklees and Healthwatch Calderdale spoke to 333 outpatients in hospital clinics.  The results can be found here:

Speaking to Outpatients in Calderdale and Huddersfield

The reports raised questions for both Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust and Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust.  We have received a response from Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust:

FINAL – Response from CHFT re outpatients report

We are awaiting a response from Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust and this will be shown here once this is received.