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NHS 111/Clinical Assessment Service procurement for Sussex

As of Wednesday, 13 June 2018 it was agreed by the seven Sussex CCGs Accountable Officers and Clinical Chairs to stop the NHS 111/Clinical Assessme

Update on local NHS finances

For the current financial year (2018/19), we have agreed with NHS England a collective ‘control total’ of £65m deficit. A control total is an agreed financial position that NHS organisations are expected to achieve at the end of the financial year.

Buy over the counter medicine to free up funds for NHS care

Residents are being called on to help free up millions of pounds for frontline NHS services by buying some low cost medicines over the counter.

Use Walk in Centre to free A&E for those in most need this Bank Holiday

Residents and out of town visitors in need of non-urgent medical treatment this May Bank Holiday are being urged to use the Brighton Station Health

Don’t leave it too late for repeat prescriptions this Bank Holiday

Residents who regularly take prescription medications are urged to order repeat prescriptions in advance of GP practices and pharmacies closing for

Sun lovers urged to protect themselves from harm

Local health experts are urging people to protect themselves against the sun to reduce the risk of skin cancer during Sun Awareness week 14-20 May

Take to your feet to celebrate National Walking Month

The local NHS is calling on residents to take to their feet and feel the health benefits of walking to celebrate National Walking Month this May.

Big Health and Care Conversation - You Said, We Did

People can now find out  how the local authority and health services will use feedback on issues raised by the community during the

Whitehawk set for improved local GP services

Residents in the Whitehawk area are set to benefit from improved access to GP services, following the awarding of the contract to a new provider.

New video focuses on getting patients home from hospital

A new video has been launched to explain the NHS Let’s Get You Home initiative to patients and the public across Sussex and East Surrey.

Big Health and Care Conversation: You Said, We Did event

Local people are being invited to hear how the local authority and health services will use feedback on issues raised by the community during the &

Consultation on 'over the counter' products and medicines

Local people are being asked to share their views on