News

James Potter

From bomb disposal to pioneering healthcare role

22 March 2021 | Team news

James Potter is the first physician associate to have graduated without a first degree and with financial support from an independent sector healthcare provider.

European Contact Centre and Customer Services Awards

International accolades for our integrated urgent care service

19 March 2021 | Team news

Our Integrated Urgent Care (IUC) service won two awards at the European Contact Centre and Customer Services Awards (ECCCSA).

Southampton investment

£120,000 investment further enhances dental and ENT patient safety

10 March 2021 | Team news

Patients receiving oral surgery at Practice Plus Group Hospital, Southampton are benefitting from an enhanced COVID-19 secure environment, thanks to a £90,000 investment in new air handling systems.

Shepton Mallet UKCA

World first for Shepton Mallet emphasises patient safety

10 March 2021 | Team news

Practice Plus Group Hospital, Shepton Mallet is the first in the world to be awarded the United Kingdom Conformity Assessed (UKCA) certificate.

Firas Arnaout

Somerset orthopaedic surgeon’s books ranked world-beating

8 March 2021 | Team news

Orthopaedic surgeon Firas Arnaout has had his books ranked as among the best in the world according to BookAuthority.

COVID-19 secure

Empowering yourself this International Women’s Day

5 March 2021 | Health news

Read some empowering advice from a few of our female colleagues at Practice Plus Group.

James Mico

From roads to radiology

4 March 2021 | Team news

“I always wanted to work in the medical field. I undertook some work experience and enjoyed radiography so decided to train in that discipline.”

Colchester

Things may change but Colchester is still our kind of town

3 March 2021 | Team news

When the decision was taken to formally divide the company, Practice Plus Group employees moved to new premises at Brunel Court, Newcomen Road.

Art Inside

Art Inside: Supporting prisoners’ health and wellbeing with art

2 March 2021 | Team news

A recent six-week art programme at HMP Pentonville offers those in prison an opportunity to learn new skills and express their emotions.

Interview nerves

How to combat interview nerves

25 February 2021 | Health news

If those interview nerves tend to get the better of you, then fear not! We have a few handy tips to help you feel confident and relaxed.

ENT telepack

Equipment investment reduces risk of COVID infection

23 February 2021 | Team news

The new equipment, called a ‘telepack’, combines a flexible endoscope with an integral light and camera connected to an HD monitor.

is snoring causing you trouble sleeping?

If you know someone who snores, read on…

19 February 2021 | Health news

The key to relieving a snore is to establish what type of snorer you are. Fortunately, there are several simple tests you can do at home.