Carers rights day

Carers Rights Day Nov 24 “Are you an unpaid Carer? Do you support a family member or friend who could not manage without your help? A carer could be anyone, including children and young adults who look after a family member, partner or friend who needs help because of their illness, frailty or disability, and […]

PLT Training event

Hastings & Rother Healthcare, along with other local surgeries will be attending an essential training afternoon on Thursday 13th October 2022. High Glades Medical Centre will provide clinical cover on the day from 12.30-6.30. This will be for primary care emergency (on the day) cases only. Anything else will be rejected by triage and asked […]

Bereavement guide

Introduction When somebody dies there are many decisions to bemade at a time when we may feel least able to do so.To support you through this difficult time EastSussex Registration have produced this brochure toinform and guide you through the practical tasks andarrangements that need to be made.You will find information about registering a death,arranging […]

Support for Dependence forming medication

Please find some valuable information below for support with managing dependance forming medication, what the DFM team offers and how you could benefit. If you feel that you could benefit from this service, please use the contact details provided: T: 07747 561 340 E: Robert.ralph1@nhs.net www.changegrowlive.org

CQC Inspection 2022

We are very proud to announce our latest CQC rating and report to the patient community. Background to this inspection Updated 15 July 2022 Hastings Old Town Surgery is located in Hastings at: The Ice House Rock-a-nore Road Hastings TN34 3DW The practice has two branch surgeries at: Churchwood Medical Practice Tilebarn Road St. Leonards-on-sea […]

Response to increased Coronavirus (COVID-19) community transmission

Dear patients, We have received new guidance from NHS Sussex in regards to the increase in community transmission and COVID-19 Positive cases. Given the recent South East increase in COVID-19 community cases, increase in the R value (1.1- 1.54) and a growth rate of between 3-7% daily of new infections, we have been advised to review and implement […]

PLT Staff Training Event

Dear patients, Hastings & Rother Healthcare, along with other local surgeries will be attending an essential training afternoon on Wednesday 6th July 2022 from 12:30-18:30. If you require urgent medical assistance on the afternoon on 6th July, the GP federation has arranged a cover service (we will provide an alternative telephone number which will be […]

Open for parents

How Can We Help When we become parents, we want to be the very best Mum or Dad that we can be, but may feel unsure of our ability. All parents and carers need extra help and advice now and then. There are so many websites around now that contain some very useful information for […]

Care for the carers

Visible, valued and supported The theme for Carers Week 2022 is ‘Make caring visible, valued and supported’. We believe that unpaid carers and the challenges of caring should be recognised in all areas of life, caring should be valued and respected by everyone in our society, and carers should have access to the information and support […]

May measurement and world hypertension day toolkit

Hypertension – often called high blood pressure – increases the risk of heart attacks and strokes. Early detection and treatment can help people live longer, healthier lives. May Measurement Month (MMM) is an annual global screening campaign initiated by the International Society of Hypertension (ISH), which comes in the same month as World Hypertension Day, […]