Practitioners' Area

Information for Practitioners on current schemes and protocols within the following CCG areas:

Eastbourne, Hailsham and Seaford CCG

Hastings and Rother CCG

High Weald, Lewes and Havens CCG

Brighton and Hove CCG

 

For further information and news please visit the LOCSU Website

 

Referring Directly To Local Hospital:

 

Eastbourne Hospital (EDGH):

Either email referral to: esh-tr.OphthalmologyCasualtyEDGH@nhs.net 

Any emails must be via a NHS.net email address only 

Fax: 01323 438134 for urgent referrals only

This service operates between 08:00hrs until 17:00 hrs. After 17:00hrs please contact the on-call Ophthalmologist via the EDGH switchboard on 01323 417400.

 

Conquest Hospital (Hastings): 

Either email referral to: esh-tr.OphthalmologyCasualtyConquest@nhs.net

Any emails must be via a NHS.net email address only

Fax: 01323 438144 for urgent referrals only 

This service operates between 08:00hrs until 17:00 hrs. After 17:00hrs please contact the on-call Ophthalmologist via the conquest switchboard on 01424 755255

 

Sussex Eye Hospital:

Before sending any patient to Sussex eye Hospital as an emergency please ring to confirm with hospital.

 

Electronic Referrals:

Try to help those reading your referrals by writing clearly or, better still, typing the referral.

A PDF version of the latest GOS18 is available to use, developed by Peter Hampson for the AOP. Simply copy to your hard disc and open with Acrobat Reader (Version 2015 or newer). Use TAB to move through the fields. If you wish to keep each referral on disc you will need to save it with a different name each time. Otherwise, after printing, just close without saving and it will be blank again next time.

This version is for completion and then printing for signature:

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