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First Community urges fair play in NHS pay agreement

Updated 8 June 2018 First Community is pleased that union members have voted in favour of the pay deal for Agenda for Change...

Two winners for First Community at KSS Apprenticeship and Support Worker awards

Well done and congratulations to Rosie Alberino, associate practitioner in the falls teams, and Jo Greenslade, community nursery...

First News Thursday 26 April 2018

Check out this week's First News published 26 April 2018.  This week we have articles on: - CoG away day - leadership...

Audiology team hosts pop-up shop in Horsham shopping centre offering free hearing screening

On Friday 6 and Saturday 7 April, First Community Audiology Team is setting up a pop-up shop to raise awareness of links between...

Improvements to Caterham Dene minor injury unit (MIU) from 3 April 2018

From 3 April 2018, the minor injury unit (MIU) at Caterham Dene Hospital will open seven days a week from 8am to 8pm. This is an...

Surrey County Council and First Community join forces to improve services for people in east Surrey

From 3 April 2018, First Community’s intermediate care team (ICT) and Surrey County Council’s Adult Social Care Reablement...

Patients in east Surrey urged to order repeat prescriptions before the Easter bank holidays

People across east Surrey are being reminded to stock up on their medicines before the Easter bank holidays. The advice comes...

Public reminded to check they are up-to-date with MMR vaccine following measles cases in Surrey

Public Health England South East is urging people in east Surrey to check they are up-to-date with two doses of MMR vaccine. The...

First class results for First Community in national NHS survey

Employees at First Community, which provides community health care in east Surrey and West Sussex, rate the organisation’s...

Building work at Caterham Dene Hospital starts 7 March 2018

Building work starts at Caterham Dene Hospital on Wednesday 7 March 2018 in preparation for it to become an urgent treatment...