Nov 28, 2018 RHCH
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  The RHCH in Winchester has been stood down after supporting a major incident at UHS in Southampton. But the extra pressure means some operations scheduled for tomorrow (Thursday) have been called off. The stand-down follows the restoration of services at Southampton General Hospital earlier in the day following a major power failure. Hampshire Hospitals […]

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Apr 13, 2018 nhs
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    Hampshire Hospitals has become the first NHS Trust in the UK to adopt new state of the art technology which helps to identify a life threatening condition earlier. New diagnostic equipment means that staff can rapidly identify the cause of sepsis, which affects 260,000 people in the UK every year.  The clinical lead […]

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Jan 03, 2018 NHS Winter Pressures
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  Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has apologised for the number of operations called off because of what’s being called “extraordinary NHS winter pressures.” He told Sky News it was “absolutely not what he wants.” Those pressures have led to many non-urgent operations and outpatient appointments being postponed in Winchester. Alex Whitfield – chief executive of […]

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Sep 15, 2017 NHS Winter Pressures
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  Welcome to your news in brief for Winchester and beyond for Friday 15 September Royal Hampshire County Hospital is to use a £54,000 grant to provide a primary care streaming service. It means some patients could be treated by on-site doctors rather than in the emergency department. Figures released by Hampshire Hospitals Trust show […]

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Apr 06, 2016 Winchester Junior Doctors
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Junior Doctors in Winchester have walked out again in protest over contracts that are being imposed on them – this time for 48 hours – and they have again gathered outside the Royal Hampshire County Hospital to let their feelings be known – story by Elektra Theophanous with images by Rachel Gover. More than 5,000 […]

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