Following the public consultation to determine Healthwatch priorities, feedback received by Healthwatch Isle of Wight relating to the Isle of Wight NHS Trust Accident and Emergency department was analysed and the following themes were identified:
With agreement of the Healthwatch Isle of Wight Board a survey was developed to further explore the areas identified. It is
important to stress that Healthwatch, in developing this piece of work, was interested in patient experience rather than health
outcomes or staffing issues. It also appreciated that the department, like all others in the country, would be experiencing stress
both in number and in type of admissions.
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Responses from the IW NHS Trust and the IW CCG are currently outstanding and will be uploaded once received .