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.

People who have suffered a stroke raise money

Local people recovering from a stroke will be trying to cycle the distance from London to Brighton at Crowborough Leisure Centre on Monday. Members of...

Hospital staff to receive dementia training

Staff working at Crowborough Hospital will be receiving specialist training in dementia care. Following an award of £20,155 by Health Education Kent, Surrey and Sussex...
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Check your Pee

Health experts in East Sussex are urging anyone who notices blood in their pee, even if it's just the once, to act quickly. East Sussex's...
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Improvements to Community Health Services

The Group of GPs which plans and buys healthcare services in our area have formally invited groups to tender to provide community heath services...
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Closures at Minor Injuries Unit

The Minor Injuries Unit at Crowborough Hospital was closed 61 times in the past year, including 8 times in August alone. East Sussex Heathcare NHS...

Ambulance Control Centres

The South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb) are planning changes to their control centres to meet the growth in 999 calls. The NHS Trust is planning...
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Crowborough Hospital Inspection

The Chief Inspector of Hospitals is inviting you to say what you think of the services provided by East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust. The Trust...

The Horder Centre at 60

You are invited to the 60th Anniversary Event on Monday 1st December. Find-out more on the What's On Guide.   The Horder Centre in Crowborough is 60...
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New morning-after Pill

A new morning-after pill which can be taken up to five days after unprotected sex is now available to women in East Sussex. The EllaOne...
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Crowborough Birthing Centre Saved

Update: The Health Overview Scrutiny Committee today (Monday 28th July) agreed the changes outlined below were best way to ensure safe, high quality services for...