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Press releases

Press releases
100% ‘good’ rating for every GP practice

All 38 GP practices in the South Eastern Hampshire and Fareham and Gosport areas have been rated as ‘good overall’ by independent inspectors. 

12 November 2018
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Top GPs support smoke-free Queen Alexandra Hospital

Two top Hampshire GPs today welcomed plans to make Queen Alexandra Hospital at Portsmouth smoke-free next year.

31 October 2018
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Wall to wall poster success for CCG

A Fareham-based GP-led NHS organisation has won a Wessex regional poster competition to showcase and celebrate patient safety and quality improvement excellence.

16 October 2018
More GP practices take phlebotomy services in-house

Changes are taking place to the way that blood tests are carried out across parts of the Fareham, Gosport and south eastern Hampshire areas.

16 October 2018
Flu warning for people with a learning disability

People who have a learning disability can be more susceptible to the effects of flu and at increased risk of developing complications such as bronchitis or pneumonia. 


10 October 2018
GP Online Services

Nearly 14 million patients across England are now securely using online services with their family doctor.

26 September 2018
Partnership praise for GP’s new lead role with NHS Clinical Commissioners

A GP’s top new appointment to a national organisation was today applauded by the local NHS. 

25 September 2018
Fareham Primary Care Service extended

A GP scheme to help patients access same-day appointments and also enable doctors to spend more time with complex cases is being extended to include a home-visiting service.

20 September 2018
Extended access scheme providing improved GP access for thousands of patients

Thousands of patients are benefiting from a pilot scheme which is providing increased access to GPs across the Gosport, Fareham and south east Hampshire areas. 

06 September 2018
Record numbers getting urgent NHS help over the phone

Figures released by NHS England show that 20,000 people every day are now getting urgent health advice from a doctor, nurse, paramedic or other clinical professional over the phone.

30 August 2018
Bank holiday – which pharmacies will be open?

The bank holiday weekend is nearly here. For most people that means extra time off work, but do you know where you can find a local pharmacy which is open over the long weekend?

21 August 2018
Eight out of 10 patients rate their experience of their GP practice as good

Eight of every 10 patients rate as good their experience of GP practices in Portsmouth and south east Hampshire.

17 August 2018