News

Luke Wells

Practice Plus Group to manage healthcare at new Five Wells prison

18 May 2021 | Team news

The prison, which is due to open in autumn 2021, will house up to 1,680 male prisoners nearing the end of their sentence.

Practice Plus Group nurses in their own words

12 May 2021 | Team news

To celebrate International Nurses Day, Practice Plus Group has gathered stories and words of wisdom from nurses around the business who were kind enough to share their thoughts and experiences.

Marcelle Michail

Broxbourne woman takes on national medical role

10 May 2021 | Team news

Consultant anaesthetist Dr Marcelle Michail has become Practice Plus Group’s Medical Director, Secondary Care.

HMP Exeter

Test and treat Hepatitis C campaign at HMP Exeter a HITT

7 May 2021 | Team news

Working together with the Hepatitis C Trust and pharmaceutical company Gilead, Practice Plus Group are attempting to eliminate the virus by 2025.

Healthcare recruitment

How has the COVID-19 pandemic impacted healthcare recruitment?

6 May 2021 | Team news

We spoke to our recruitment team to see how their day-to-day roles have been transformed in each healthcare sector.

Spring cleaning

Spring cleaning: top tips for keeping your home clean

30 April 2021 | Health news

If there was ever a time to have a big spring clean – now is it.

Mobile eye service

New mobile eye service helps to save the sight of people in Yorkshire

27 April 2021 | Team news

We are thrilled to announce a new, mobile sight-saving service in York and Bradford for the debilitating disease Wet AMD.

Karen Goodall

Raising awareness of glaucoma

21 April 2021 | Health news

In the UK glaucoma affects 2% of people over the age of forty. It is usually caused by a build-up of pressure within the eye.

Luke Wells

Aylesbury prison anti-obesity programme praised by Her Majesty’s Inspector of Prisons

20 April 2021 | Team news

Healthcare and a wellbeing programme to beat prisoner obesity have been praised in the latest report by Her Majesty’s Inspector of Prisons (HMIP).

Six signs you may need cataract surgery

6 signs you may need cataract surgery

16 April 2021 | Health news

Cataracts are a common eye condition. If left untreated, they can interfere with everyday life. 

Plymouth dementia leads

Practice Plus Group Hospital, Plymouth appoints dementia lead

7 April 2021 | Team news

Practice Plus Group Hospital, Plymouth has appointed a dementia lead from among its team to further strengthen its offering to patients with dementia.

Ernest Onyema

Sight-saving 72-hour NHS pledge from surgical centre

31 March 2021 | Team news

A vision-saving pledge is set to see people with suspected macular degeneration receive NHS assessment and treatment within 72 hours of referral.