Since the pandemic, the hospital treatment waiting list in England has continued to rise and may exceed 14 million by Autumn next year, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies.

With the number of people waiting more than 18 weeks for treatment having doubled in May 2021 compared to immediately before the start of the pandemic, Healthwatch Telford & Wrekin is reaching out to patients’ to understand their experiences to build a local picture of the issues at hand.

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