Transforming services and outcomes for cancer patients

By | 2018-01-05T14:12:50+00:00 January 5th, 2018|

Welcome to the first blog for the Surrey & Sussex Cancer Alliance.  My name is Phil McNamara, and I’m the Programme Director for the cancer workstream within Surrey Heartlands.  The Alliance spans both Surrey and Sussex, sits across three Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships (Frimley Health, Surrey Heartlands, and Sussex & East Surrey) and contains [...]

The Surrey Heartlands focus on Diabetes

By | 2018-01-02T15:09:11+00:00 December 12th, 2017|

Improving diabetes services for our citizens has recently emerged as a new workstream for the Surrey Heartlands Health and Care Partnership. In this blog the newly appointed joint clinical leads for the Diabetes Programme, Dr Roselle Herring from Royal Surrey County Hospital and Dr Stewart Tomlinson from Medwyn Surgery in Dorking, tell us what [...]

Working to find the 6,000 Surrey Heartlands citizens living with a potentially life threatening condition

By | 2018-01-02T15:11:46+00:00 November 29th, 2017|

Jen Bayly, Cardiovascular Lead for Kent, Surrey and Sussex Academic Health Science Network, is delivering an exciting project that aims to reduce the number of people at risk from Atrial Fibrillation-related stroke across her region including Surrey Heartlands. So it’s particularly appropriate that Jen should share her personal experience of Atrial Fibrillation (AF) and [...]

Welcome to Surrey Heartlands Health and Care Partnership

By | 2018-01-02T15:14:46+00:00 October 25th, 2017|

Hello and welcome to our first blog for Surrey Heartlands.  My name is Dr Claire Fuller and I’m a practising GP – I’ve grown up, lived and worked in Surrey on and off since I was three. Surrey is my home and where most of my friends and family live.  Earlier this year I [...]