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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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 or if you are not sure if you are eligible for this free vaccination,  please call […]

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The Herbert Protocol

Do you care for someone with dementia and worry that they may go missing?  The Herbert Protocol is here to help.  By completing a short form you can provide vital information to  help in the quick and safe return of your loved one, should they go missing. To download the form, and to find out […]

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heatAlert – Helping you prepare for a heatwave

heatAlert is a free service which sends you an alert by text, voicemail or email when there are heatwaves or very hot temperatures forecast in your area.  This service runs annually from June to September.  For more information visit : heatalert.org.uk or call 01273 484337.  Helping you prepare for a heatwave.

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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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