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National vision for urgent and emergency care published


During the summer, NHS England launched a period of engagement on urgent and emergency care. A report has now been published with its findings and recommendations.

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Let’s Talk…opportunity to meet with GPs leading local NHS services in Arun this week


Meet the CCG at an event at Littlehampton Town Council on Wednesday 13th November from 12.00pm.

Have your say on weight management services


We want to hear from people who have received help and support to lose weight, and how local services could be improved.

Get a free health check at Hotham Park next week


People have the opportunity of the free checks at Wednesday October 30, at Hotham Lodge, Hotham Park, Bognor Regis.

NHS launches a modern information service called


The service will use information from a patient's medical record to improve the way that healthcare is delivered.

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Have your say on dementia care


We want to hear from people living with dementia about their experiences of local services and support to help to shape a plan for care over the next five years.

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Call NHS 111 for advice, help and support


NHS 111 is a new telephone service for people in Sussex to call if they need medical help fast but are not in a life-threatening situation.

Muscles, bones and joints - share your views on local services


We want to hear from you to help improve a range of services to help patients with any injury, pain, disease or problems relating to muscles, bones or joints.

Find out more about the NHS in Adur next month


People in Adur are being invited to meet with the new leaders of local health services and find out more about what is planned for the local area on Wednesday 18th September.

Have your say on what 'healthy weight' means to you


West Sussex County Council is asking for views on what healthy weight means to local people.

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Choose well if you’re unwell over August Bank Holiday


A range of NHS services is available over the August Bank Holiday weekend to make sure people across Coastal West Sussex can get the help they need, when they need it.

People urged to take extra care as the heatwave hots up


Local doctors are urging people to take action to look after themselves as the weather hots up this week.

Opportunity to work with us to improve musculoskeletal services


We are currently working to redesign musculoskeletal services for patients in Coastal West Sussex and we want to hear from patients.

Public meeting - 17th July 1pm-5pm


People in West Sussex invited to find out more about the local NHS at the next meeting of NHS Coastal West Sussex on 17th July.

Share your views on diabetes care and support in Coastal West Sussex


Have your say on the help and support for people with diabetes across our area.

Consultation begins on future of short breaks services


The NHS in West Sussex is launching a consultation on the future of short break services for children and young people with complex health needs and disabilities.

Governing body meeting dates set for 2013


Find out when the CCG's Governing Body will meet in public this year

Local GPs urge parents to ensure children and young people are protected against measles


Local GPs are urging parents to help protect their children from measles by making sure that they are fully vaccinated against the potentially serious disease.

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Every nurse at local GP practice recognised for their care and compassion


The nursing team at Seal Medical Group are celebrating after winning a prestigious award for Outstanding Achievement at the Sussex wide Proud to Care Nursing Awards.

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Nurses across Sussex recognised at local awards for best care


Nurses and care givers are going to be recognised at a special event in Sussex tonight (Thursday 25 April).

New health organisation to meet in public on 10th April 2013


People in West Sussex are being invited to find out more and meet the new Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group at its meeting in public later this month.

Welcome to NHS Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group


We are responsible for identifying health needs, and planning, buying and monitoring local NHS services. Led by local GPs who are ideally placed to know what care is needed most, we are responsible for the healthcare of almost 500,000 people.

Local GP leads the way to further improve health and social care in West Sussex


A West Sussex GP, who is already leading NHS reforms locally, has now taken a leading role to ensure further improvements to health and social care are achieved across the county.