The NHS is asking people to share their thoughts by answering questions about eight different services, as part of Your Big Conversation - GP services.
People are invited to share their views on the use of online services, travel, awareness of the services, and what would make people more likely to use the service.
Dr Barbara Rushton, Chair for NHS South Eastern Hampshire CCG said: “Local surgeries are facing significant challenges including difficulties recruiting GPs, the number of GPs due to retire, and increasing patient demand.
“All of those challenges mean our CCGs and local practices are working together to find new ways of providing the services that local people need.
“Some of the changes we have made are intended to offer patients more convenient ways of getting advice and treatment, or more choices. We would really like to hear what local people think so we can determine if any of the services need to change or develop in the future.”
The new approach to providing primary care services across the CCGs (which is flexible, and has been tailored to particular local circumstances) includes changes such as:
'Your Big Conversation - GP Services' is being run by the two clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) serving South Eastern Hampshire and Fareham and Gosport, and the Southern Hampshire Primary Care Alliance.
Both CCGs have more information on their websites, including the link to submit views to ‘Your Big Health Conversation’.
To find out more visit: https://www.farehamandgosportccg.nhs.uk/your-big-health-conversation-gp-services.htm or https://www.southeasternhampshireccg.nhs.uk/your-big-health-conversation-gp-services.htm.
Alternatively, you can go directly to the survey asking for your views about GP services at: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/BigConversationGPServices.
The deadline for all survey responses is Friday, October 4, 2019.