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.

Crowborough War Memorial Hospital

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...
Crowborough Hospital with Two Ambulances Outside

Use Minor Injuries to take pressure off A&E

With rising numbers of people going to Accident and Emergency Departments, last week saw the lowest numbers of patients being seen within four hours. In...

Crowborough kidney donor celebrates with fundraising challenge

Crowborough kidney donor celebrates seven years with fundraising challenge.

Hospital Discharge

Heathwatch East Sussex want to hear your experiences of leaving hospital. They want to find out if patients are discharged safely and with care following...

Pembury Hospital told it requires improvement

The Tunbridge Wells Hospital in Pembury has been told by the watchdog that intensive and critical care services are inadequate and all other services...

Crowborough Minor Injuries Unit to reopen

The Minor Injuries Unit at Crowborough War Memorial Hospital is reopening after its temporary closure.

Have you had your free NHS Health Check?

People in Crowborough are being urged not to miss out on a free NHS Health Check which could help them live longer and healthier lives. The check,...

Crowborough Covid-19 Deaths

Seven Crowborough people had lost their lives to Covid-19 by Mid-April, according to information just published by the Office for National Statistics.
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.

Your views on Maternity Services

Time is running-out for people in Crowborough to have their say about what should happen about providing maternity services. There is currently a public consultation...