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Health & Wellbeing

Crowborough news related to illness (physical and mental health), treatment and therapy. Local GP surgeries, pharmacies and Crowborough & Pembury Hospitals (nearest A&E) and the ambulance service plus other medical professionals in the area (osteopaths, chiropractors, podiatrists, health visitors, district nurses and midwives). High Weald Lewes Havens Clinical Commissioning Group. Local care homes. Inspections by the Care Quality Commission. Health prevention, obesity and fitness. Food hygiene. Support groups for medical conditions.

SECAmb Ambulances

“All of our IT systems are now functioning fully”

The ambulance service which serves Sussex has declared a 'critical incident' this morning (Wednesday 17th).
Crowborough Hospital Sept 17

Closure at Crowborough Hospital Extended

Today, the NHS Trust responsible for running the Minor injuries Unit at Crowborough has officially been extended.
Map showing the number of Covid-19 cases in Crowborough and surrounding areas.

Covid testing Jarvis Brook car park

There will be a temporary coronavirus testing facility in Jarvis Brook this weekend (6th & 7th November 2021).
boxes of suspected animal bones found on Green Lane in Crowborough

Discarded boxes of bones in Crowborough

Following slaughtered animal bones being found fly tipped in the Crowborough area, Wealden District Council are increasingly concerned that potentially unregulated pork products are finding their way into the human food chain.

Proposed Bike Track at Goldsmiths Rec

A planning application has been submitted by Crowborough Town Council for a bike "Pump Track" at Goldsmiths Recreation Ground.

Walk-in vaccines for 16 & 17 year olds

Saxonbury House GP Surgery on Croft Road in Crowborough is offering walk-in Covid-19 jabs to 16/17 years olds.

Crowborough Minor Injuries to temporarily close

The Minor Injuries Unit in Crowborough Hospital will close for around eight weeks to allow staff to be redeployed to Uckfield and Lewes.
Cardiology Service Reconfiguration

Cardiology services to be revamped

Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust are proposing to centralise specialist cardiac services at Maidstone Hospital.
Weaden MP Saxonbury House Heroes Award

MP crowns GP surgery Wealden Heroes

Nusrat Ghani MP, has presented a Wealden Hero Award to Saxonbury House GP surgery in Crowborough, in recognition of their exceptional efforts during the Covid-19 vaccine rollout.

How to reduce the risk of something like this happening again

A serious case review into the death of the eight-week-old baby in Crowborough, has highlighted that the family received a wide range of support from health services and social care teams, but this, ultimately, had not prevented her death.