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29 May bank holiday pharmacy opening times

22/05/2017

Find out which pharmacies are open near you

Let’s unite in support for people with dementia

16/05/2017

Every three minutes a person in the UK will develop dementia, and many are facing it alone.

Cyber attack: updated statement on hospital and GP services

12/05/2017

If you have an appointment you should still attend unless contacted and asked not to

Local NHS supports Dying Matters Week

09/05/2017

The theme of Dying Matters Awareness Week 2017 is ‘What Can You Do?’, and aims to get people more active in planning for dying and death.

Awards recognise excellent patient experience

03/05/2017

Health leaders and GP practices in Coastal West Sussex have been declared some of the best in the country when it comes to patient experience

Primary Care Commissioning Committee meeting due on Tuesday 02 May 2017 now cancelled

28/04/2017

We are now in purdah due to the upcoming general election

May Day bank holiday pharmacy opening times

27/04/2017

Find out which pharmacies are open near you

Don’t miss out - get better healthcare

27/04/2017

Do you have a learning disability or support someone who does?

Worthing Medical Group rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission

18/04/2017

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has found the quality of care provided by Worthing Medical Group in Worthing, West Sussex to be Outstanding following an inspection in January 2017.

Forget the eggs; do you have enough medicines for Easter weekend?

06/04/2017

With Easter weekend fast approaching, we are asking people who have repeat prescriptions to plan ahead and make sure you have enough medicines to last over the bank holiday weekend.

17,500 forces veterans and service personnel to benefit from £9m investment in new and improved NHS mental health services

05/04/2017

NHS England has launched a new mental health service to support and treat ex-armed forces veterans and service personnel approaching discharge

Bank holiday pharmacy opening times - Easter 2017

05/04/2017

Find out which local pharmacies are open over the Easter weekend

Watch the CCG's March 2017 Governing Body meeting videos online

05/04/2017

Videos of the CCG’s Governing Body meeting in public are now available to view

New services for patients in south east as part of national NHS plan

31/03/2017

The NHS in England has set out how it will meet the priorities of patients and public over the next two years by better integrating health and care services

Our NHS: Plan to tackle nursing crisis

30/03/2017

It's the final week for 'Our NHS' campaign - this week we look at plans to tackle the nursing crisis

NHS Coastal West Sussex CCG facing significant financial pressures

24/03/2017

NHS CWS CCG is reporting a projected deficit of £20 million following one of the most challenging 12 months in its history

Our NHS: You can help save your local NHS up to £3m a year

22/03/2017

It's week five for 'Our NHS' - this week we look at medicine use in Coastal West Sussex

Pulborough Primary Care Centre rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission

17/03/2017

Inspectors rated the care at Pulborough Primary Care Centre Outstanding for being responsive to people’s needs and well-led, and Good for being safe, effective and caring

Our NHS: 10,000 strong family committed to “outstanding” hospital care

15/03/2017

It's week four for 'Our NHS' - did you know more than 9,400 people work for Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, making it one of the largest employers in the area?

Three hundred thousand Sussex GP patients benefiting from the online revolution

15/03/2017

In just nine months and with the click of a button they have booked and cancelled more than 317,000 appointments

Ambulance

Sussex Patient Transport Service (PTS) update

13/03/2017

Sussex Patient Transport Service (PTS) will be run by South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS) from 1st April, 2017

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March is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

09/03/2017

Recent research shows an alarmingly low awareness of the symptoms among woman.

Our NHS: who would you turn to?

09/03/2017

It's week three for 'Our NHS' - imagine what you would do if you could no longer look after yourself or a loved one

Our NHS: what really happens in a local GP practice?

02/03/2017

It's week two for 'Our NHS' - a six-week look at our local health and social care across our GP and primary care services, hospitals, social care, community and mental health services

How to contact the communications team

You can reach our communication team by:

  • Calling – 01903 707447
  • Emailing – contactus.coastal@nhs.net
  • Writing to – Communications Team, NHS Coastal West Sussex CCG, 1 The Causeway, Goring-by-Sea, West Sussex, BN12 6BT