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West Sussex has been awarded more than £340,000 to help rough sleepers get vital access to health services

12/11/2019

A grant from the Department of Health and Social Care was awarded following a successful application to Public Health England

New Stop Look Care booklet rolled out to care homes across Sussex

05/11/2019

The booklet helps care workers and carers identify when the person they are caring for may be deteriorating and becoming unwell

Feedback sought on the developing Sussex Health and Care Plan

05/11/2019

A plan that aims to improve lives, extend lives and save lives of people living across Sussex has been made available for public comment

Help us help you this winter by getting your flu vaccination - it’s free because you need it

04/11/2019

Certain groups are at particular risk from flu and vaccination is still the best protection we have against this unpredictable virus

A second Outstanding rating for Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

23/10/2019

CQC inspectors visited the trust in July 2019 to assess the critical care units at both Worthing Hospital and St Richard’s Hospital

Making Midhurst Integrated Community Health Hub a reality

21/10/2019

Proposals for a new Health Hub to offer patients a range of support

Extra mental health support in Arun and Crawley schools to be developed

10/10/2019

West Sussex has successfully bid to develop extra mental health support in schools in two pilot areas

Public Health England launches Every Mind Matters

04/10/2019

We don’t need to wait until we are struggling with our mental health; there are lots of things we can do to protect ourselves and prevent problems escalating

The most problematic expression of human ageing facing the NHS today

02/10/2019

Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust invites you to a free talk on frailty

Watch the CCG's September 2019 Governing Body meeting videos online

01/10/2019

Videos of the CCG’s Governing Body meeting in public are now available to view

British Sign Language users invited to share their views on proposals to improve mental health care

23/09/2019

The feedback will form a critical part of our public consultation about proposals to improve the quality and safety of mental health services

Seven colourful speech bubbles with the text 'have your say'

Have your say on the proposed Midhurst Community Health Hub

23/09/2019

People living in and around Midhurst are invited to an NHS and local authority event

National Inclusion Week

23/09/2019

We are marking National Inclusion Week - a unique opportunity to get connected to, learn from and engage with people from all walks of life, in our workplaces and beyond

Getting your medicines if there's a 'no-deal' Brexit

19/09/2019

The government is working closely with the NHS and suppliers to help to ensure medicines and medical products continue to be available for patients

Governing Body meets in public to discuss the performance of local NHS services

17/09/2019

Our Governing Body is meeting next week on Tuesday 24 September

Help the County Council improve information for adults with care and support needs and their carers

05/09/2019

The West Sussex Care Guide review runs until 25 September

Review of emotional health and wellbeing support for young people

04/09/2019

The number of children and young people needing help and support for their mental health and emotional wellbeing is growing. Help us review services available to them and consider future improvements

NHS calls on A-level students to join the NHS

15/08/2019

As nearly half a million students get their A-level results today, NHS leaders are calling on young people to consider a career in nursing

August bank holiday pharmacy opening times

15/08/2019

August bank holiday pharmacy opening times

Mental health service users’ groups and carers have their say on proposed changes to NHS services, at Chichester event

14/08/2019

Mental health service users’ groups and carers have their say on proposed changes to NHS services, at Chichester event

Ambulance Trust and Social Enterprise awarded NHS111/Clinical Assessment Service contract

07/08/2019

South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust has been awarded a contract to provide the new NHS111 Clinical Assessment Service from April 2020

Join our Chichester event to input into proposals to improve mental health in West Sussex

07/08/2019

People living in and around Chichester are invited to an NHS event to input into proposals to improve the quality and safety of mental health services for adults, older people and those living with dementia

How to contact the communications team

You can reach our communication team by:

  • Calling – 01903 707447
  • Emailing – contactus.coastal@nhs.net
  • Writing to – Communications Team, NHS Coastal West Sussex CCG, 1 The Causeway, Goring-by-Sea, West Sussex, BN12 6BT