Equipment Services Project Report

A report into the Equipment Service which is used by more than 16,000 Salford residents has been published by Healthwatch Salford.
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Produced in partnership with Salford City Council and Salford Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), the report explores how the service - which provides a range of assistive equipment for people to use at home, including bed rails, hoists, bath seats and telecare - is viewed by its users.

A total of 335 people - a mix of users of the service and their families and carers - responded to the postal survey.

It found the majority of respondents (92.2%) felt the equipment met their needs, with one respondent saying: “The stair handrail and grip bars fitted at front door and shower, have made a big difference to my husband's mobility and confidence especially going up and down stairs. He has a great fear of falling.”

Equipment Services Report presentation, by Ali Macleod (Engagement Officer)

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If you would like the report in an alternative format please get in touch:

info@healthwatchsalford.co.uk

0330 355 0300

Equipment Services Report

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