Welcome to Newtons Practice Website
We offer GP Appointments on line -please go into the appointments page and click on the 'on line' tab for details.
Newtons Practice is an established medical centre with ten doctors serving over 13,600 patients in the Haywards Heath area. Centrally located in the town, the surgery provides the highest quality healthcare.
Our Normal Practice Opening times are 8.00 a.m. to *6.30 p.m. Monday to Friday. (Please note that between 6.00 and 6.30 our emergency on call 'Duty Doctor' is the only person available to speak to on the phone, appointments and routine enquiries cannot be dealt with during this time.
Christmas opening times for 2014
Wednesday 24th December: 8.00 until 2.00 for routine appointments and until 6.30 p.m. for clinically urgent matters.
We shall be closed from Thursday 25th December to Sunday 28th December.
We re-open on Monday 29th December from 8.00
We will be closed on January 1st 2015
Please see below if you need medical advice.
WHEN WE ARE CLOSED: Should you need the services of a GP when we are closed please contact our Out of Hours Provider - via telephone number 111 - This is a new national service operational from April 2013. They will advise you as to which is the most appropriate service for your immediate needs. If you need to be seen by a doctor, they will transfer your call to 'IC24', an out of hours GP service. Your call will be triaged and if appropriate they will ask you to come into their base at the Princess Royal Hospital in Haywards Heath.They will also contact us with details of your telephone call or visit when we re-open so your medical records will be kept up to date.
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Standard Surgery Opening Times:
The surgery is open Monday to Friday between 8.00am and 6.30pm. See the Appointments Page for more information and details of two evening extended surgery opening times on* Mondays and *Wednesday (by appointment only).
We are pleased to be able to offer all our patients the opportunity of checking their blood pressure and weight using the equipment in the waiting room located behind the screens. New patients registering with the practice will be automatically invited to measure their BP at the point of registration. Instructions are available, please ask any receptionist to assist you. You can discuss your result with your GP/Nurse at your next consultation.
There is access for disabled patients from the car park. All the consulting rooms are on one level. Please allow plenty of time for parking as it is often full and spaces are very limited.