Your hospital appointment/treatment
Once a referral has been sent by your GP, you will be under the care of the relevant hospital. Any issues or queries should be raised directly with the hospital in question. The doctors at Newtons Practice are aware that the waiting times for outpatients is very high in the Mid Sussex area.
Suspected cancer referrals will be managed within the 2 weeks time scale
Some outpatient first appointments for Digestive Diseases, oral and spinal surgery are in excess of 18 weeks. The Local CCG are working with Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals to reduce the waiting list.