Unsolicited calls offering Free NHS Health Checks

The surgery have been in touch to let me know that some patients have been receiving calls from a company called Healthy Extras who are calling people up and and offering patients free NHS Health Checks at a pharmacy close to where they live.

They have asked me to let you know that these […]

At Last! Newsletter No. 11

After a bit of a pause we have published edition 11 of the newsletter.

As before, it contains lots of useful information and some more details from Dr. Jefferies on the new Modality Partnership that the practice is now part of.

There is also one errata – the date of the AGM – which […]

New! Prevention of Falls Classes

Mid Sussex Wellbalanced are running classes on the Prevention of Falls at the Haven Centre every Tuesday from 4 th June from 1230 to 1330.To attend, it is necessary to get a referral from your GP or a health professional. For further details, check their website http://midsussexwellbalanced.online/

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Presentation at the Crawley Down Monday Club this Monday 13th May

Caroline Custard has asked me to share the following information.There will be a presentation at the Luncheon Club this Monday 13th May by Appetito, a supplier of ready made meals. This will take place at the Haven Centre. Arrive at 1.30. Tea and coffee will be provided.

Important announcement from the surgery partners

We have been asked by the partners to share the following important announcement about the surgery and steps that are being taken to assure continued and improving GP healthcare to our community:

Announcement

We are pleased to share that we will be joining with other local GP practices […]

Invitation: Coffee Morning – This Saturday – 24th November

Calling all Waitrose Customers

We are delighted to tell that Waitrose in East Grinstead have selected the Friends of Crawley Down Health Centre as one of their Community Matters nominated local causes for October.

 

If you are willing to use your green token(s) to support us supporting the surgery it would be fantastic.

We will let you know […]

Repeat Prescriptions Are Changing

We have been advised of a change to the way repeat prescriptions are handled:

Your GP surgery will now only accept prescription requests from you or your carer. Pharmacies will no longer be able to do this for you.

What do I need to do?

There are three different ways to order your medicines:

Ordering […]

Have your say in shaping future local NHS Dermatology services

The NHS are proposing changes to your local dermatology services.

Our local Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) wants to hear about and use your experiences, comments and feedback to help shape a new service and are running 2 local events:

When Where Monday 23rd April, 2-4pm Crawley Baptist Church, Crabtree Road, RH11 7HJ Tuesday 24th […]

Dermatology Services – engagement opportunity

Health commissioners in our CCG are working closely with our Dermatology services to review pathways. In addition to engaging with relevant patient support organisations, commissioners are keen to invite those in our community, who have an interest in or experience of using these services, as well as their friends and families. If you are keen […]