Staffing Update – 2022

Since our last update lots of new staff members have joined our team here at Cuckfield medical practice, with the most recent being our new practice manager, Ian Lucas who joined the team in June.

The management team is now comprised of Ian Lucas as Practice Manager, Lisa Lilly as Patient Services manager, Geoffrey Alcazaren as Management Administrator and Hannah Watts as PA

We have four GP partners; Dr Ferrier, Dr Cotter, Dr Burns and Dr Babicki and Three salaried GPs; Dr Bucher, Dr Chandrasekera and Dr Whitehouse (who is currently on maternity leave until January 2023)

Our nursing team is led by Philippa Luckett and comprised of: 3 ANPS (advanced nurse practitioner) , 2 Practice nurses, 3 HCAs, 1 phlebotomist and a care coordinator.

We also have a Prescription team consisting of a pharmacist, pharmacy technician and 2 prescription clerks.

Our administrative and reception team is led by Lisa Lilly, and made up of 14 receptionists, 2 medical secretaries and 2 workflow members. We are also currently recruiting for a practice coordinator.


PCN staff

Cuckfield Medical Practice is part of the Haywards Heath Villages PCN (primary care network). PCNs are groups of GP practices working closely together, along with other healthcare staff and organisations – providing integrated services to the local population.

The PCN employs lots of healthcare professionals which work collaboratively with the individual practices to provide the best possible service to our patients. At Cuckfield Medical practice we have a PCN; Physiotherapist, Care Cancer Nurse, Occupation therapist and two Social prescribers.