Domestic violence is controlling, coercive or threatening behaviour between people. It doesn't matter what your gender or sexuality is. It includes the following types of abuse ; pscyhological, physical, sexual, financial and emotional. If you feel you would benefit from talking to someone and getting the support you need, come along to the Domestic Violence and Abuse drop in at the Ferry Road Health Centre on Friday 2nd November 2018 between 10-12.
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening
Have you been screened for an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)? If you are a male aged 65+ and have NOT been screened before, you are eligible for a screening examination. This is carried out locally at the Rye Memorial Hospital. Please call the AAA Screening Office on 01903 843834 for an appointment or for further information. www.nhs.uk/conditions/abdominal-aortic-aneurysm-screening/
Camber Branch Surgery
As from 1st November 2018 the Camber Branch surgery will be running from 11:30 am on alternate Thursdays. Please note this is for pre-booked appointments only. Medication will still be available for collection every Thursdays at 12:15. If you wish to collect your medication from Camber you must ring the Rye Surgery so that your medication is available in Camber.
Age UK East Sussex Foot Care Service
Community Connectors – Who are they, and how can they help you?
Community Connectors are a new service available at Ferry Road surgery. Community Connectors are in the surgery every Tuesday 9:00 – 2:00 (Jackie) and Fridays 9:00 – 16:30 (Caroline).
Autumn 2018 Newsletter
Flu Season 2018
It's time to start preparing for the Winter flu season. Eligible patients include anyone over 65, patients with diabetes or chronic medical conditions, pregnant women and anyone who is a carer. If you would like to make an appointment for this free vaccination, or if you are not sure if you are eligible, please call the surgery and we will be happy to help.
Be prepared for common ailments by keeping a well-stocked medicines cabinet at home. What should you have in your medicines box HR
The Herbert Protocol – Safe & Found
TREATING HAY FEVER
Reduce Medicines Wastage
Everyone has a part to play to reduce medicines waste. If everyone makes small changes then together with can make a massive difference to reducing waste and looking after our NHS. read more...
Domestic or sexual abuse and violence. The Portal.
Domestic or sexual abuse and violence can affect anyone. Domestic violence and abuse is defined as any incident or pattern of incidents of controlling, coercive or threatening behaviour. read more...
Advanced Nurse Practitioner
The surgery now has an Advanced Nurse Practitioner holding clinics very Tuesday and Friday afternoon.
Sara Terry is a qualified nurse with extra training skills. She can assess patients’ problems and health needs, prescribe, plan care and refer patients to consultants. If you have a minor ailment or infection, book in with Sara whenever possible.