An international authority on healthcare quality and improvement travelled from Fareham to Farnham to hear about projects which are transforming NHS services across Hampshire, the Isle of Wight and part of Surrey.
A pilot scheme is set to be introduced in December to set up fast-track GP home visits for patients throughout the south east Hampshire areas who might otherwise be at risk of needing hospital care.
A Petersfield family doctor today (Oct 9) praised the high-quality of primary care services provided by GP practices across south-eastern Hampshire and Fareham and Gosport.
A new service for Fareham people seeing urgent same-day GP appointments welcomed its first patients today (Wednesday September 20) as it got off to a ‘smooth’ start.
Patients have welcomed the likely benefits of a new same-day GP appointment service which goes live in Fareham tomorrow (September 20).
Some 96% of patients have ‘confidence and trust’ in their GPs across the south east Hampshire area, outside of Portsmouth.
Residents of the new Welborne Garden Village will have a health and wellbeing hub on their doorstep within Welborne – that’s the message from Fareham Borough Council and lead NHS commissioner for Welborne, NHS Fareham and Gosport Clinical Commissioning Group, after a productive meeting to agree how the authorities would work together.
Primary care services for Fareham, Gosport and south east Hamphire will come under the spotlight this week.
The Willow Group, based at four different sites in Gosport, has welcomed new GP Dr Kathryn Carey-Jones to its practice. Kathryn’s been attracted by the novel methods being adopted by the NHS in a town where every new GP can make a real impact.