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. (more…)

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SELF CARE – HelpMyNHS to give me the best care

With many common ailments you can care for yourself using medicines bought over the counter at a pharmacy – you don’t need a prescription.  Every year in Sussex and East Surrey more than £10 million is spent prescribing medicines and products that are easily available to buy over the counter.  A pack of painkillers costs […]

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How much do our GP earn?

How much does our GP earn? All GP Practices are now legally required to declare the average earnings of all GPs working to deliver NHS servies to their patients. The average pay for GPs working at the Ferry Road Health Centre in the last financial year was £41,751 before Tax and National Insurance. This is […]

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Pharmacy Opening Times – Christmas & New Year 2017

Here is a list of the local Pharmacy opening times for the Christmas period Hastings & Rother Community pharmacy opening times Christmas and New Year 2017 Trading name Address 1 Address 2 Address 3 Postcode Telephone Mon 25th Tue 26th Mon 1st Asda Store Pharmacy Battle Road St Leonards on Sea TN37 7AA 01424 857430 […]

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Do you have a learning disability?

Do you have a learning disability? Don’t miss out on getting better healthcare.   Tell us if you have a learning disability and we can check that you are on our register, you will be offered the support you need to make things easier, like :   – extra time and support during your appointment […]

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FEET FIRST – FROM BIRTH TO BEYOND

FEET FIRST “FROM BIRTH TO BEYOND” The Ferry Road Health Centre & Rye Medical Centre Patient Participation Groups invite you to a presentation by Paula Riley (Senior Lecturer in Podiatry – Brighton University) on Wednesday 27th September 2017 at 6.30pm at the Rye Community Primary School. Free Car Parking at Love Lane entrance COMPLIMENTARY REFRESHMENTS […]

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Stay Safe in the Sun

Getting painful sunburn just once every two years, can triple your risk of melanoma skin cancer. For men in the UK, melanoma skin cancer is the sixth most common cancer, with around 7,700 cases diagnosed in 2014 alone. Those who work outside are at higher risk of skin cancer. Apply sunscreen to all exposed skin, […]

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#MooreToKnow

The Bobby Moore Fund have teamed up with the England Footballers Foundation to launch the ‘Moore to Know’ health campaign.  The campaign aims to : Increase awareness of bowel cancer Highlight signs and symptoms Help educate people, specifically men, on ways to prevent the disease Encourage the uptake of the NHS screening programme For more […]

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