Category: National AHSN Network

How to access your GP practice

The way you access your GP is changing to ensure you get the best possible care safely and quickly. We only want people to attend the practice when they need to, in order to keep you and our staff safe from Coronavirus. This video explains how you can contact your GP practice and the different ways care will be delivered to keep you safe. Your general practice is here for you. Help us help you. For more information visit

PeRSo Hoods on BBC South Today

The innovative PeRSo Hoods on BBC South Today on Tuesday, 19 January 2021. The hood has been developed by researchers at the University of Southampton and University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust. The hoods were supported by Wessex AHSN, to receive their CE Mark and to market, safely and meeting all standards required.

BBC national news: CO@h

A national piece of news, featuring Dorset's efforts with Covid Oximetry @home.

Webinar: Virtual ward with pulse oximetry - full version

Supported by Wessex Local Medical Committees and led by Dr Matt Inada-Kim (HHFT) and Dr Karen Kirkham (Dorset CCG), this webinar offers an opportunity to learn from the experiences of four pilot sites and understand how this approach could be used to support service development.

How AHSNs are transforming lives

Innovation leaders describe how AHSNs are working together to spread great products and services – improving healthcare and transforming lives. They were speaking at Health and Care Innovation Expo 2019, where the AHSN Network provided the Innovators Zone – with a mini theatre, fringe theatre, exhibition area for 30 small businesses and networking space.

Interviewees are: Professor Stephen Powis, NHS England Medical Director; Dr Sam Roberts, CEO Accelerated Access Collaborative; Piers Ricketts, AHSN Network Chair; and Dr Ishani Patel, Lantum.

NHS Reset: Capturing learning during Covid-19

Watch Dr Lara Alloway, Chief Medical Officer at Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, and Dr Nicola Decker, a GP and lead at North and Mid-Hampshire Integrated Care Partnership, discuss how they captured what they have learnt while dealing with the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.