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What we do

The service focuses on delivering care through Communities of Practice – these look at how GP Practices, community health service teams, adult social care, mental health and third sector organisations can work together.

Why we do it

To ensure personalised care is delivered to people who only have to tell their story once.

Who we do it for

We support Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust on work including: Primary Care engagement; supporting the development of Communities of Practice; and the design and redesign of clinical and referral pathways that support personalised care for people.

We support our partner Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) to provide Community Health Services in High Weald Lewes and Havens.

The services have been designed together with local people who have used the service, and members of the public. The Communities of Practice bring together GP Practices, community health service teams, adult social care, mental health and third sector organisations to work together to provide integrated care.

Community health services cover:

  • District/community nursing
  • Minor injuries units – Crowborough, Lewes and Uckfield
  • End of life care
  • Intermediate care beds – Crowborough, Lewes and Uckfield
  • Specialist nursing
  • Community diagnostics
  • Community dietetic
  • Community heart failure
  • Community neurological rehabilitation
  • Community occupational therapy
  • Community respiratory service
  • Continence
  • Speech and language therapy
  • Tissue viability service

Further information:

Here supports the delivery of Community Health Services. For further information specific to those services, the contact details for each team can be accessed through the Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) website – www.sussexcommunity.nhs.uk/services/all-services.htm

Get in touch

If you have questions, feedback or complaints about Here's role in supporting the delivery of Community Health Services in High Weald, Lewes and Havens, please get in touch via:

01273 855948

5th Floor, 177 Preston Road, BN1 6AG

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