3VA

As part of their covid recovery program ‘Tackling Mental Health by Reconnecting Communities’ 3VA are holding a Wellbeing and Mental Health Awareness Day on Thursday 24th Feb. The aim is to equip you with the tools you need to continue doing the amazing work you do. There will be 6 FREE online sessions through the day between 9am and 4pm and all […]

Local Walks

Coastal paths, South Downs views, rivers, beautiful parks and twittens. We are lucky in East Sussex to be surrounded by so much glorious countryside. Nothing beats getting out in nature, if you enjoy walking or want to try something new. There are some wonderful local walks with simple maps in East Sussex to be found […]

Cold Feet

As the cold weather continues it is important to wrap up and take care. But – whilst we might pull on our winter scarves and gloves – many of us neglect our feet at this time of year. Follow the link below to look at common winter foot care mistakes you might be making and […]

Our year in review 2020/21

Click here to read our Annual Report 2020/21. Find out about what our service has done, how we constantly strive to put the patient at the heart of what we do. Read about we have learnt throughout the year and how we use the feedback given to inform improvement across the service.

RECITE ME

Recite Me web accessibility and language toolbar  Recite Me is innovative cloud-based software that lets visitors to our website view and use it in the way that works best for them.  We have added the Recite Me web accessibility and language toolbar to our website to make it accessible and inclusive for as many people as possible.  It helps the one in five people […]

Tell us your Story

  We are constantly looking at ways to improve our service.  Currently we are looking for patients who have had some experience Sussex MSK Partnership over the last year.  You can be someone who has been involved with MSK services a long time, or new to the service.  .   We would like to hear your story, for example:  How did you come […]

The Blueprint

We are excited to share with you the Blueprint for the new Patient Experience Strategy we have recently developed here at Sussex Musculoskeletal Partnership East (SMSKPE).  This has been the work of some months over the course of which, due to COVID-19 we have seen some real changes within the way that patients access medical […]

One You East Sussex

It’s been a tough few months for many of us, and at a time where our health has never been more important. One You can help you get back to a healthier you, and support you to make simple changes towards a longer and happier life. They can help provide tools, motivational support and encouragement […]

First Contact Practitioners

We are excited to announce that we have made great progress with the integration of First Contact Practitioners (FCP’s) across our region. The FCP is a new clinical role evolving across the UK. It involves placing senior physiotherapists directly into GP Practices and to treat patients that come into the clinic with Musculoskeletal problems. SMSKPE’s […]

I escaped pain

Ros retired some years ago from her job as library manager in Uckfield. At first she and her husband ‘lived for our holidays’ and visited exotic places. In more recent times she has become a full time carer for her husband who has Parkinson’s and has to keep herself fit to look after him and […]