Healthwatch East Sussex has published a report describing what 648 people said matters most to them about the NHS in Sussex. The report is part of a national review NHS England and Healthwatch England asked local Healthwatch organisations to undertake. Continue reading
Patients visiting their GP in East Sussex will be offered better access to specialist health services, as part of the NHS Long Term Plan.
Surgeries and practices across East Sussex will come together to form teams offering patients more convenient access to treatment and support from physios, therapists and other professionals. By giving more people access to different types of care, the new Primary Care Networks (PCNs) will free up family doctors’ time to devote more time and attention to the sickest patients. Continue reading
Over the past few months, the eight Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) within Sussex and East Surrey have engaged with and listened to over 850 local residents, patients and colleagues to gather views and feedback on the NHS Long Term Plan. This feedback will be used to develop our local plans for health and care. Continue reading