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 […]

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 […]

Triage Operational Times

Please note that we will assist with standard appointment requests between 8am-1pm. From 1-3pm we can only process appointment requests of an urgent nature. After 3pm, our Triage service will end and you will be asked to contact us again the following day. However, our team will be happy to assist with other queries and […]

Staff training day

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

Beware of fake NHS services scams

Beware of fake NHS services scams Criminals are using the coronavirus vaccine programme as a way of tricking people into handing over money or financial details.Whether it’s for a first dose, second dose or booster, make sure you don’t fall victim. Here, we explain how the scams work and how you can spot them. How the scams […]