Health

Westminster Memeorial Hospital

Members of Shaftesbury Town Council have agreed to ‘kick-start’ the process of getting the community together to decide the best way forward for Shaftesbury’s Westminster Memorial Hospital following the decision to save the …
Dorset CCG

Dorset Care Commissioning Group (CCG) has officially decided that the threatened inpatient beds at Westminster Memorial Hospital are to be saved after all. The health body today backed a recommendation that the 15 …
westminster memorial hospital shaftesbury

The threatened inpatient beds at Westminster Memorial Hospital in Shaftesbury look likely to be saved after all, writes Richard Thomas. The health body Dorset Care Commissioning Group (CCG) has today announced a U-turn …
GP surgeries Gillingham Shaftesbury

GP surgeries in North Dorset have had contrasting results in the GP Survey 2017 which measures medical practices county by county on their performance. The Gillingham Medical Practice which has two centres in …
Care elderly Dorset

Authorities in Dorest and across the South West are supporting a campaign that raises the profile of care and the positive role of care workers in a drive to recruit the right people …
CCG Shaftesbury hospital

Health chiefs promise they will take into account the ‘strength of feeling’ in North Dorset about plans to close 15 beds at the Westminster Memorial Hospital in Shaftesbury. Their comments came after the …
Westminster Memorial Hospital

Groups campaigning against plans to axe the 15 medical beds at Westminster Memorial Hospital in Shaftesbury have handed in thousands of responses from the general public. Julian Pritchard of the Save Our Beds …

ANALYSIS Critics of the controversial plans to close the 15 NHS beds at Westminster Hospital in Shaftesbury believe the consultation has been deeply flawed and the proposals themselves based on inadequate information. In …

Campaigners from Gillingham, Shaftesbury and south Wiltshire have joined forces in a bid to stop the proposed closure of 15 inpatient beds at Westminster Memorial Hospital. As the deadline for consultation on the …