05.03.2020

New satellite Community Hub to open in Spelthorne

Surrey & Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust’s next Community Hub, Bramdean, will open on 1st April 2020. Located in Staines, it will act as a satellite hub to Unither House, their main Community Hub for…

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03.03.2020

Developmental Paediatric Service for East Surrey is moving to Gatton Place, Redhill

NHS Children and Family Health Service Surrey’s Developmental Paediatric Service for East Surrey is moving from East Surrey Hospital to Gatton Place, Redhill from 30 March 2020. People who use their services will receive the…

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03.03.2020

What matters to people using A&E

In early 2019, NHS England used the interim update on the Clinical Review of Standard (CRS) to set out key evaluation criteria for the programme. These included a commitment that any new targets should drive…

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28.02.2020

Locked out? Prisoners’ use of hospital care – A Nuffield Trust report

It is widely known that prisons in England are crowded and facing severe difficulties, but the health and health care use of the prisoners within has received little attention. Drawing on over 110,000 patient hospital…

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15.01.2020

Liz Sawyer – Making a difference in sexual health services

GUM clinics were about to close, professionals had raised concerns about patient care and patients were alarmed by the news. That was the gist of an article our local newspaper ran in March 2017 about…

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06.01.2020

NHS England announced Personal Wheelchair Budgets

NHS England announced last month that with effect from 2nd December 2019, all those eligible for an NHS wheelchair will have a legal right to request a Personal Wheelchair Budget and have more control over…

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06.01.2020

Family Voice Surrey are holding Tandridge District Coffee Mornings

Family Voice Surrey are holding free drop-in events for parent carers of 0-25 year olds with additional needs. You can go along for tea, coffee, biscuits, interesting speakers and a chance to chat with other…

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22.11.2019

Chiddingfold Surgery to re-open on 25th November 2019

Nearly a year after a devastating fire at Chiddingfold Surgery required the practice to relocate to Cedar Ward at Milford Hospital, it has been re-built on its original site. From midday on Monday 25th November…

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07.11.2019

NHS offers free flu vaccine to ‘at risk’ groups

The flu vaccination is available every year on the NHS to help us all against the risk of flu and its complications, and for many  Surrey residents, it is completely free if you fall into…

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25.10.2019

Drop-in sessions at New Inn Surgery for information on registering with a different GP practice

Following Guildford and Waverley Clinical Commissioning Group’s announcement of the closure of New Inn surgery in Guildford with effect from 22nd November, patients will have to register with a different GP practice. A number of…

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