• Tel: 01273 480888
  • Fax:01273 486368
  • SystmOnline messaging: If you are registered for our SystmOnline services, you are able to send messages directly to your GP or Practice Nurse.
  • For 24 hour advice:  111 www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk

There were  84 appointments in December 2018 where patients did not attend.

Pressure on appointments is always a problem so if in future you are unable to keep any appointments, please advise the Reception Team as soon as possible.

Mon-Fri:  08:30 – 18:00

Extended Hours

We have pre-bookable appointments, with the Practice Nurse, between 7.30am – 8.00am every Tuesday and between 18.30pm – 19.00pm on Mondays, Wednesday and Thursday.  We also offer pre-bookable appointments on Saturday mornings between 8.30am - 10.00am with a doctor. For more detail please ring and speak to one of our receptionists on 01273 480888.

Sometimes, due to staff annual leave, these appointments will differ slightly.

GP earnings

All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (eg average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice.

The average pay for GPs working at School Hill Medical Practice  in the last financial year was £57,703 before tax and National Insurance.  This is for 6 part time GPs who worked in the practice for more than six months.


Improved Access Appointments

Improved Access Appointments Evening and weekend appointments are now available to book in via our reception team. Appointment times will be between 6.30pm and 8.00pm Monday to Friday, Saturday 8am to 12pm. Sunday and Bank Holiday appointments will be held from St Andrews Surgery, Southover Rd, Lewes, BN7 1US 9am to 1pm.

New Website for Foundry Medical Centre

NEWS FLASH !!! NEW WEBSITE for Foundry Medical Centre Lewes, follow this link to  learn about the Foundry, from its very early stages the Foundry Health ethos was much more than just moving to a new building or merging three surgeries into one - www.foundryhealthcarelewes.co.uk  

What the future plans for the Lewes Surgeries means for your medical records

As you are hopefully already aware the three surgeries in Lewes (School Hill Medical Practice, St. Andrew’s Surgery, and River Lodge Surgery) are in the process of merging to become one healthcare provider. This is to increase the capacity that all three surgeries have to go on providing high quality care to you and the [...]

Further improvements to our appointment system

To further improve access to our GPs, you will notice further changes in the way requests to see or speak to a member of the clinical team are managed on a day to day basis. Our Reception team will continue to ask if your condition is new or on going and you will be contacted [...]

New appointment system

From Monday 22nd June we will be trialling a new appointment system. Please be prepared for our Reception Team to enquire as to whether you are requesting an appointment for an on-going condition, that you have previously seen a GP about, or a new condition. If it is a new condition, you will be added [...]