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 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.
East Sussex Sexual Health

Contraception and sexual health services in East Sussex

Consultation about changes to specialist sexual health services in East Sussex.

900 vaccine appointments at GP surgery in Crowborough this week

The vaccination service at Saxonbury House GP Surgery in Crowborough is now on the national booking system.

Have your say on mental health hospital plans

People are invited to take part in a public consultation about proposals to improve mental health inpatient services for adults and older people in East Sussex.

Update on Covid vaccinations in Crowborough

People in the 45-49 age group living in the Crowborough-area are being advised to go to a bigger vaccination centre when offered their Covid-19 jab.
Crowborough Hospital Sept 17

Re-introduction of births at Crowborough Hospital in the “near future”

The NHS are planning for the reintroduction of births at Crowborough Hospital in the "near future".
Goldsmiths Recreation Ground sign entrance Eridge Road Crowborough

Financial boost for Wealden’s Leisure Centres

Wealden District Council has secured £330,000 to support the re-opening of their leisure centres, including the one at Goldsmiths in Crowborough.