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Our practice

Find out how to register at our practice and read other important information for patients.

Access to medical records

The practice is registered with the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018). Any request for access to notes by a patient, patient’s representative or outside body will be dealt with ... [continue] Access to medical records

Code of practice

This Practice aims to provide comprehensive care to patients, whereby your designated Doctor is responsible for your ongoing care whenever possible. We are committed to the best possible service which ... [continue] Code of practice

Complaints and compliments

We make every effort to give the best service possible to everyone who attends our practice. However, we are aware that things can go wrong resulting in a patient feeling ... [continue] Complaints and compliments

Disabled access

There is good access for the disabled to all of our consultation rooms. A designated parking bay is adjacent to the surgery entrance and the surgery has a ramp and ... [continue] Disabled access

Friends of the Bexhill Hospital

The League of Friends of Bexhill Hospital was founded in 1952. It is the continuing generosity of the people of Bexhill which has enabled the League to provide state-of-the-art medical ... [continue] Friends of the Bexhill Hospital

GP net earnings

The average pay for GPs working in Sidley Medical Practice in the 2021/22 financial year was £88,003 before tax and national insurance. This is for 4 full time GPs, 5 ... [continue] GP net earnings

How to register

Catchment area Before filling out a registration form, check you are in our catchment area. Find out which GPs you can register with on the NHS website. Registering with the surgery ... [continue] How to register

Medical education

We are a training practice and you may be offered an appointment with a GP registrar. These doctors are fully qualified and will have had experience in several hospital specialties. ... [continue] Medical education

Non-NHS services

The NHS does not pay for some of the services we provide. These include private sick notes, insurance forms, holiday cancellation forms, medical reports, fitness to travel certificates, private prescriptions, ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Patient confidentiality

We respect your right to privacy and keep all your health information confidential and secure. It is important that the NHS keeps accurate and up-to-date records about your health and ... [continue] Patient confidentiality

Patient rights and responsibilities

Sidley Medical Practice is a long established GP surgery that is committed to preserve and enhance its good reputation for being caring and innovative by providing high quality medical services ... [continue] Patient rights and responsibilities


Privacy notice As data controllers, GPs have fair processing responsibilities under the Data Protection Act and GDPR law 2018. This means ensuring that your personal confidential data (PCD) is handled ... [continue] Privacy

Surgery Closures 2023

Bank holiday closures Early Spring Monday 1st May 2023 Closed from 6.00 pm Friday 29th April 2023 Re-open 8.00 am Tuesday 2nd May 2023 Coronation Monday 8th May 2023 Closed ... [continue] Surgery Closures 2023

Using this website

The medical information on this website, and on any sites linked to from this website, gives general advice only and should not be used as a substitute for the personal ... [continue] Using this website

Veteran friendly GP practice

[Practice name] is an accredited Veteran Friendly GP Practice. We are proud to support our Armed Forces community and being Accredited shows that we are able to deliver the best possible ... [continue] Veteran friendly GP practice

Violent or abusive behaviour

The NHS operate a zero tolerance policy with regard to violence and abuse and the practice has the right to remove violent patients from the list with immediate effect in ... [continue] Violent or abusive behaviour

Date published: 8th October, 2014
Date last updated: 2nd January, 2024