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This is the page for the ARMA Local Network Group for Portsmouth.

Local Contact:
Colin Beevor

023 9228 6000 ext. 1495

Recent Portsmouth-related ARMA posts:

Portsmouth and South East Hampshire update

Read the Summer-Autumn 2017 update newsletter from the Department of Rheumatology at Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust, and the Portsmouth ARMA Network, which features: Events and conference details Flu and Pneumonia vaccination dates “No Time for Pain” Patient-Carer workshop – discussing strategies for managing chronic and persistent pain associated to your Arthritis and Connective Tissue Disease ...Read More

Day-to-Day Living with Arthritis and Connective Tissues Diseases Conference 2017

The Department or Rheumatology at the Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust are pleased to announce that another conference for healthcare professionals is planned for 2017. Day-to-Day Living with Arthritis and Connective Tissues Diseases Conference 2017 “Understanding the pieces of the puzzle – for management of Arthritis and Connective tissue diseases together” For topics, timings and the ...Read More

Portsmouth patient conferences

Patient Conferences Did you miss getting to the Rheumatology Conferences in 2016? Love Your Bones, June 2016 Day to Day Living with Arthritis, September 2016 If yes, don’t worry. We are pleased to say that some of the presentations from both events are now available on the Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust You Tube page.   ...Read More

PortsHosp - Dads and Mums with Arthritis Summer update

Portsmouth ARMA Network DaM It Arthritis- Dads and Mums with Arthritis Calling all Dads and Mums living with Arthritis and Connective Tissue diseases! What do you need from a Rheumatology Service? As we re-launch our “DaM it Arthritis” project, we would like to hear from you about what you need from local Rheumatology Services. We ...Read More

Portsmouth ARMA Network Winter Update

As the nights start to draw in it feels like winter is on its way. Last year we experienced one of our busiest ever winter periods and, whilst our staff coped admirably, our services were under huge pressure. This year we would like to help our local community be ‘winter ready’ and to stay as ...Read More

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The aims of the local network are to:

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– Monitor local service provision
– Identify and campaign on local service issues using the ARMA Standards of Care and other policy initiatives
– Provide a shared forum for service users, providers and planners


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