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Press releases

Press releases
Don’t just think about eggs this Easter…

People who have repeat prescriptions are being urged: don’t risk running out of medicines over the Easter holiday.

22 March 2018
Hear the latest on how the public voice is improving maternity services

You can catch up on the latest developments in maternity services across Hampshire, Dorset, the Isle of Wight and Portsmouth and Southampton.

20 March 2018
Seventy somethings urged to take up shingles vaccine offer

People in their 70s across Fareham and Gosport are being urged to protect themselves against shingles with a free vaccine. 

19 March 2018
High patient satisfaction for Gosport’s Same Day Access Service

Gosport’s Same Day Access Service (SDAS) is receiving high satisfaction rates from patients. 

19 March 2018
Your Care in Your Hands – Hospital or Home?

A National Lottery-funded Gosport project which helped people to plan for “a good death” has moved into a new phase.

19 March 2018
The local NHS is very busy

Following the recent snow and icy weather, the local NHS is still very busy, including the Emergency Department (ED) at Queen Alexandra Hospital in Portsmouth.

06 March 2018
GP flying the flag for Fareham and Gosport on the NHS’s big drive for change

A Fareham GP is to speak at a London event to showcase the role of clinical leaders in transforming health care across England. 

01 March 2018
Local GP urges people to take extra care as the cold weather sets in

As severe winter weather conditions start to hit the South East of England this week, a local GP is advising people to wrap up warm and take extra care.

28 February 2018
GP’s message to parents about ‘Stay Well Pharmacy’

A GP today urged Gosport parents to ‘think pharmacy’ when their children are feeling under the weather. 

27 February 2018
Think pharmacist first for minor illnesses

An estimated 2,500 GP appointments a week – or 500 a day - in the Portsmouth area are taken up by patients with self-treatable conditions including as colds and tummy aches.

13 February 2018
No room for complacency during Cervical Cancer Prevention Week

A leading GP is advising young women in Hampshire how a five minute test could detect potentially life threatening cancerous cells.

25 January 2018
No let-up in the fight against diabetes

A leading Fareham GP today vowed there must no let-up in the challenge to tackle diabetes across south east Hampshire. 

18 January 2018
Preventing slips, trips and falls this winter

Falls are a common, but often overlooked cause of injury and for many older people, particularly those with long term health conditions, they can happen more often.

16 January 2018
Help us help you during this very busy time

NHS services across the local area have seen an increase in demand over the past few weeks, including the Emergency Department (ED) at Queen Alexandra Hospital in Portsmouth.

06 January 2018