1 in 4 people told us the were unsure where to go when they needed NHS help urgently, especially when their GP practice was closed

Our plans to improve care for you when you need help urgently

We have heard from people living in Coastal West Sussex over the last three years about the services you use when you need help urgently.

People felt the options were confusing; they didn’t know when services are open and didn’t know which are most appropriate for what illness or injury.

They all have different names, different opening hours and differing levels of service, making it really difficult for people to choose the right service for urgent care or advice.

The local NHS is working to simplify that... read more about our plans for making urgent care more accessible.