Here is the latest information that we have received from NHS England about patient access to NHS dental appointments in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight.

Update on NHS dental services Feb 21 in Hants and Isle of Wight

Healthwatch England have published a report to summarise the feedback it has received from local Healthwatch (including Healthwatch Portsmouth) about the problems people have been facing in accessing NHS dental appointments during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Healthwatch England was mentioned in the news headlines on Radio 4’s Today programme on Monday 8th February.  Healthwatch England’s report was highlighted in the bulletin.

You can read the Healthwatch England briefing and report here