Arthritis / Musculoskeletal Service

The service provides disease monitoring (e.g. medication, blood tests), support, advice and education for people who have rheumatoid arthritis, osteo-arthritis, fibromyalgia and other arthritic conditions also, their families and carers.
  • Service Location:
    • Burgess Hill
    • East Grinstead
    • Hassocks
    • Haywards Heath
    • Hurstpierpoint
  • How To Access:
    A referral letter from your doctor or other health professional is required. Referrals to the rheumatology nurse must have a diagnosis either from your doctor or consultant
  • Contact Details:
    Annette Williams, Rheumatology Specialist Nurse
    Sussex Community NHS Trust
    Haywards Heath Health Centre
    Heath Road
    Haywards Heath RH16 3BB
    Telephone: 01444 475793
    Email: annette.williams@nhs.net
    This is an answer phone service and we will endeavour contact you within 24 hours.
    Out of hours: Please contact your doctor if you are experiencing a flare of your arthritis.
  • Opening Hours:
    Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
  • How to find us:
    Clinics are held at The Vale, Bolding Way, Haywards Heath, Burgess Hill Clinic, Queen Victoria Hospital East Grinstead.There are bus services to these locations and parking facilities are variable.Lifts and disabled facilities are available at venues.
  • More Information:
    Arthritis Research UK
    Copeman House
    St Mary's Court
    St Mary's Gat e
    Chesterfield
    Derbyshire S41 7TD
    Tel: 0300 790 0400 (Calls charged at local rate)
    Website: Arthritis Research UK

    National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society
    Unit B4 Westacott Business centre
    Westacott Way
    Littlewick Green
    Maidenhead
    Berkshire SL6 3RT
    Tel: 01628 823 5240 or 845 458 3969
    Freephone Helpline: 0800 2987650
    Email: enquiries@nras.org.uk
    Website: National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society
  • Directorate:
    Adults
  • Reference Directory ID:
    16278