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Call PHILL: The prisons project working to revolutionise patient information sharing

21 June 2022 | Team news

We’re launching Call PHILL, a new initiative aiming to revolutionise patient information sharing.

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Gold and bronze for IUC

21 June 2022 | Team news

A successful night at the 2022 UK Contact Centre Awards saw IUC scoop gold and bronze gongs.

John O’Brien, service director at Practice Plus Group Ophthalmology

Clarity of vision

20 June 2022 | Team news

On 8 July Practice Plus Group sees the departure of industry veteran John O’Brien, who leaves us to enjoy his well-deserved retirement.

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Free webinar: Arthritis of the hip

16 June 2022 | Health news

Join our free arthritis of the hip webinar with Mr Rahij Anwar on Wednesday 13th July at 1pm.

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Signs of cataracts: find out if you need cataract surgery

14 June 2022 | Health news

If left untreated, cataracts can interfere with everyday life. Learn how to recognise the first signs of cataracts and find out whether you need surgery.

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How long is the waiting list for a hip replacement?

7 June 2022 | Health news

Wondering how long the waiting list is for hip replacement? Compare NHS and private waiting times and find out how to reduce the wait for your hip surgery.

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Gardening after a hip replacement – physiotherapist advice

1 June 2022 | Health news

Thinking of getting back into gardening after a total hip or knee replacement? Follow this advice from a physiotherapist and watch your garden thrive.

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NHS vs private healthcare: your questions answered

18 May 2022 | Health news

Weighing up NHS vs private healthcare can seem complicated, we’ll try to answer some of your questions in this blog; such as how to access private healthcare.

Woman holding her hip in pain - a sign of needing a hip replacement

Signs you need a hip replacement

10 May 2022 | Health news

How do you know when you need a hip replacement? We share how to spot the telltale signs of needing a hip replacement to help get you back on your feet.

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Practice Plus Group celebrates International Nurses’ Day

9 May 2022 | Team news

We are celebrating the work of our nurses with a series of case studies about nursing practitioners.

Catherine, Hospital Director | Practice Plus Group Hospital, Shepton Mallet

Practice Plus Group appoints new hospital director

4 May 2022 | Team news

Catherine Farr has been appointed hospital director at Practice Plus Group Hospital, Shepton Mallet.

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Celebrate World Hand Hygiene Day

3 May 2022 | Team news

Good hand hygiene is one of the most important ways by which everyone can reduce the spread of disease and infection.