Our 2019 membership survey

Share your thoughts on the NHS and tell us how the Patients Association can better support you Read more

Making our mark and improving care for patients

Patients Association's work celebrated Read more

Patients Association backs safety campaign to tackle doctor fatigue

We've joined the Fight Fatigue campaign Read more

Our 2018 annual review

Find out how 2018 was a transformational year for the Patients Association Read more

HSJ's Digital Transformation Summit

Our Chief Executive joined a panel of experts at the HSJ Digital Transformation Summit Read more

Delivering training to improve patient experience

Patients Association delivered complaints training at North Middlesex Hospital Read more

Patients Association recognised in national awards

The Patients Association was shortlisted in the ‘Managing Turnaround’ category Read more

Rachel Power appointed to new NHS Assembly

Patients Association CEO appointed to new NHS Assembly Read more

Declare your care to help improve services, says CQC

People regret not raising concerns about their care – but those who do raise concerns see improvements. Read more

New coalition calls for social care settlement

Patients Association joins 14 other health organisations to call for a new social care deal Read more

Improving Patient Safety and Care conference 2019

The Patients Association played a prominent part at the inaugural Improving Patient Safety and Care conference Read more

GP premises: the patient perspective

Our new report finds that a lack of privacy and poor access for disabled people are some of the biggest problems facing GP practice premises Read more

NHS long term plan: Patients Association's response

"The NHS plan is not enough on its own to secure the future of the health service" Read more

“Patients are being let down when they need to be supported”

Our new report has found that patients with common conditions are being switched over to new medicines without being consulted by their doctors Read more

Big Ideas for Better Health Awards

Congratulations to the winners of the third annual AbbVie Big Ideas for Better Health Awards Read more

Majority of public back using NHS cash to cut elective care waiting times

New polling has found that the majority of the public want additional NHS funding to be used to help cut high waiting lists for elective treatment. Read more

“A Budget that tells patients nothing”

The Patients Association issues its response to the Chancellor's 2018 Budget Read more

The Anaesthetist – by your side when it matters

The Patients Association partners with the Royal College of Anaesthetists to launch a new patient booklet. Read more

Patients Association launches Helpline Live Chat

We are excited to announce the launch of our new Live Chat service, which will provide patients and the public with even easier access to a helpline adviser. Read more

State of Care 2018: Patients Association responds to CQC report

The Patients Association welcomes the publication of today’s State of Care report by the CQC. Read more

Patients Association urges NHS England to reconsider treatment restrictions

NHS England should reconsider plans to restrict the availability of some surgery and other medical interventions, says the Association Read more

Latest social care sticking plaster shows the need for a long-term solution

The Patients Association responds to the announcement of an extra £240 million for social care Read more

CQC report shows why patients require transformation of health and social care

The Patients Association comments on the CQC report 'Beyond barriers'. Read more