PATIENT NOTICE

Cuckfield Medical Practice and The Vale Surgery will be closed from 12.30pm on Wednesday 21st April 2021 and will re-open at 8.30am on Thursday 22nd April 2021 for Staff Training and Development If you require URGENT medical assistance please ring 03333 704 112. For non-urgent assistance with medication or minor illness, please contact your local

Astra Zeneca Vaccine and blood clot queries

Our phone lines have been very busy today with patient queries regarding blood clots and the Astra Zeneca vaccine.   This is from the British Medical Journal (full article in link) : BMJ Article –  https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.n699 (Published 11 March 2021) Denmark has temporarily suspended use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca covid-19 vaccine as a precautionary move after reports

Staffing Announcement

In August this year, our Senior Partner Dr Rob Harvey will be retiring from the Practice.  Rob has been with the Practice for 30 years and it is with great sadness that we will say goodbye but thank him for being such an integral and important part of our Practice.

Access and Contact with the Practice during the Covid-19 Pandemic

How to access your GP Practice: The Practice is open as normal, however we ask patients only to attend at the Practice if you have an appointment, otherwise contact via phone, e-mail, SystmOne on-line etc. We have installed a new door entry system at both Cuckfield Medical Practice and The Vale Surgery.  This has been

COVID VACCINATION PROGRAMME & LATEST UPDATES

NHSEngland wrote to all Practices this week (15th February 2021) to update on a new, data-driven risk assessment, called the COVID-19 Population Risk Assessment. This has been developed to help identify people who may be at high risk from COVID-19. It has been used at a national level to help identify an additional group of

COVID-19 – Information for Patients

NHS Digital are aware of several ongoing spam SMS campaigns seeking to exploit the ongoing UK Coronavirus vaccination efforts. These campaigns variously claim to be from the UK Government, the NHS, Test and Trace, GP surgeries, pharmacies, or from other health organisations like the WHO. Typically, the content of these messages attempts to direct users

Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) Information

Following the merger of the CCGS in Sussex, the launch of their new websites and office moves, please note the new address and website link for West Sussex CCG: NHS West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group, Wicker House, High Street,Worthing, BN11 1DJ https://www.westsussexccg.nhs.uk/