Little Common Surgery 01424 847575
Old Town Surgery 01424 739420

Phone lines open 8.00am to 6.30pm

Our practice

Find out how to register at our practice and read other important information for patients.

About us

History of Old Town and Little Common Surgeries The practice was founded over a century ago in the Old Town of Bexhill-on-Sea. Little Common Surgery initially was a small branch ... [continue] About us

Access to medical records

The practice is registered with the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018). Any request for access to notes by a patient, patient’s representative or outside body will be dealt with ... [continue] Access to medical records

Bexhill PCN

In Bexhill, our GP practices have joined together to form the Bexhill Primary Care Network (PCN). Our surgery teams are working closely with each other, enjoying the ability to share ... [continue] Bexhill PCN

Complaints and compliments

At the Practice we welcome ways in which the services we offer our patients can be improved. If there is something we have done well, we would love to hear ... [continue] Complaints and compliments

Disabled access

We are working hard to ensure our services are accessible to everyone. There is good access for those with a disability to all of our consultation rooms and the surgery ... [continue] Disabled access

GP net earnings

GP Earnings 2021/2022 All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice. The average pay ... [continue] GP net earnings

How to register

We have an open list and welcome requests for registration from patients living in or moving to the practice area. You can register by: completing the online patient registration form ... [continue] How to register

Medical education

We are a training practice and you may be offered an appointment with a GP registrar. These doctors are fully qualified and will have had experience in several hospital specialties. ... [continue] Medical education

Non-NHS services

The NHS does not pay for some of the services we provide. These include private sick notes, insurance forms, holiday cancellation forms, medical reports, fitness to travel certificates, private prescriptions, ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Patient confidentiality

We respect your right to privacy and keep all your health information confidential and secure. It is important that the NHS keeps accurate and up-to-date records about your health and ... [continue] Patient confidentiality

Patient rights and responsibilities

We aim to treat our patients courteously at all times and expect our patients to treat our staff in a similarly respectful way. It is your responsibility to keep your ... [continue] Patient rights and responsibilities

Practice boundary

Please use the map below to see if you live within our practice boundary.

Practice charter

It is everybody’s aim at this practice to give you high quality Health Care and Service. We need you to help us as we firmly believe that the ‘patient – ... [continue] Practice charter

Privacy

Privacy notice As data controllers, GPs have fair processing responsibilities under the Data Protection Act and GDPR law 2018. This means ensuring that your personal confidential data (PCD) is handled ... [continue] Privacy

QResearch Practice

This Surgery is a QResearch Practice As you know GPs keep information, notes, about all patients so that each patient can receive the appropriate care and treatment. We may also ... [continue] QResearch Practice

Text messages

Does our practice send out text messages? SMS messages have become integral in communicating with patients about their care. Currently, Sussex Practices send over 1 million SMS messages each month including ... [continue] Text messages

Using this website

The medical information on this website, and on any sites linked to from this website, gives general advice only and should not be used as a substitute for the personal ... [continue] Using this website

Veteran friendly GP practice

Little Common and Old Town Surgeries are accredited Veteran Friendly GP Practices. We are proud to support our Armed Forces community and being Accredited shows that we are able to deliver ... [continue] Veteran friendly GP practice

Violent or abusive behaviour

We take seriously any threatening, abusive or violent behaviour against any of our staff or patients. If a patient is violent or abusive, they will be warned to stop this ... [continue] Violent or abusive behaviour

Date published: 8th October, 2014
Date last updated: 11th July, 2023