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164 Harold Road, Hastings.
Fairlight Village Hall, Broadway, Fairlight.
Pett Village Hall, Pett Road, Pett.
This website has been designed to inform you how to make the
most of the many services we provide at the surgery. A few moments
spent familiarising yourself with this information will help us
to give you the best service we can. We
trust that you will find it helpful and informative.
has been a doctor’s practice here since the 1920s, but it
became a four-doctor group in 1986 and more recently a six-doctor
group. The practice is constantly changing and developing to provide
our patients with the most up-to-date care in the National Health
Service. We have an internal telephone exchange and we are fully
Our staff of 12 receptionists, a team of practice
nurses, a nurse practitioner, a team of dispensers and a practice
manager, are there to help you.
Practice News and Notices
SURGERY NEWS: 1/10/14 Dr Horsley has retired after nearly 15 years of service - we wish her a long and happy retirement. We welcome Dr Michael Calais as a new Partner working 4 days a week. Dr Horsley's patients have been divided between Dr Stocks and Dr Calais, if you are unsure who your registered GP is, please check on your current prescription request or you can telephone enquiries (720878) to confirm.
PLEASE NOTE: FAIRLIGHT CLINICS HELD ON MONDAY AND THURSDAYS ARE APPOINTMENT ONLY FROM 12:00 - 12:20pm
DUE TO THE HIGH VOLUME OF PRESCRIPTION REQUESTS, WE HAVE HAD TO INCREASE THE REQUEST TIME TO 48 HOURS NOTICE.
PLEASE NOTE: Whilst access to pre-booked appointments is before 8am, the front door at the main Surgery remains closed until 8:30am.
FLU SEASON: All those at risk, please come and get your flu jab:- Every Saturday during October 8.30 -11 at Harold Road Main Surgery. Fairlight Village Hall Thursday 2nd, 16th and 30th 10 - 11am and Pett Village Hall Friday 10th and 24th 9 - 10am
SHARING INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR MEDICAL RECORDS: Under the Health and Social Care Act 2012, there are important changes which will allow the Health and Social Care Information Centre to collect and share confidential information from medical records. NHS England and the Royal College of General Practitioners ensure that these changes will not undermine existing standards of patient confidentiality and that GPs are informed as to how the changes will affect them and their patients. If you do not wish your records to be included in this scheme, please complete an opt out form held at the Surgery. Further information and leaflets are available from the Surgery or by contacting www.nhs.uk/caredata
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