News 2018-07-13T14:44:19+00:00


Have your say on breast and cervical cancer screening in Portsmouth

On Wednesday 1 August 2018 Wessex Voices will be holding an informal discussion on breast and cervical cancer screening. They want to Poster advertising Wessex Voices Healthwatch event on 1 August 2018hear from the experts -you- and so would like to invite any women aged 50+ to the discussion in Buckland. The vent will start at 6pm on Wednesday 1 August. As a thank you for your time and knowledge you will receive a £20 gift voucher, refreshments will be available at the event.
If you are interested in attending please contact Sue Newell –, tel 07595424198. Further information at

Healthwatch Portsmouth summer newsletter published

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New CQC report looks at how older people move through health and social care services

The Care Quality Commission have today published a report looking at how older people move between health and social care services.

Based on research carried out over 20 local council areas researchers found examples of health and care organisations working well together – and of individuals working across organisations to provide high quality care.

Researchers also found cases of ineffective co-ordination of health and care services, leading to fragmented care. This was reinforced by funding, commissioning, performance management and regulation that encouraged organisations to focus on individual performance rather than on positive outcomes for people. The lack of a shared plan or vision resulted in people not receiving the right care in the right place at the right time – with consequences ranging from care being provided at greater expense than […]

Trafalgar Medical Group Practice and Eastney Practice merger completed

Local Doctors surgery the Trafalgar Medical Group Practice have confirmed that the merger with Eastney Practice has been completed.

The Trafalgar Medical Group Practice now operates from two sites:

The Osborne Road Surgery
25 Osborne Road


Eastney Health Centre
Highland Road

Previously the Trafalgar Medical Group merged with the Ramilies Surgery, 12 Victoria Road South, Southsea, PO5 2DB

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