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Press releases

Press releases
Launch of mental health Facebook page

The IOW NHS mental health services has launched a Facebook page to share information about its services, signpost and offer self-help tips to the Island community.

17 May 2018
Mental Health Awareness Week 2018

Listening to those who receive and deliver mental health support is the key to getting NHS care right.

14 May 2018
May Bank Holiday pharmacy opening times announced

Pharmacy opening times have been announced for the Fareham and Gosport areas for the two May bank holidays - on Monday 7 and Monday 28. 

03 May 2018
Patients fail to show up for hundreds of appointments a week

Patients failed to turn up for an estimated 3,000 appointments at GP practices in Fareham and Gosport in January alone.

29 March 2018
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