About your outpatient appointment

We provide outpatient services across a large number of sites, including patients’ homes and satellite clinics. Your appointment letter will provide location details.

Our main outpatients department at the Royal Sussex County Hospital is located on Eastern Road, opposite the Barry Building.

Queries about your appointment

You should contact us using the contact details provided on your appointment letter.

Generally, this will involve contacting our outpatient booking centre on:

Some services might ask you to contact them directly instead, for example imaging, sexual health, HIV and the Park Centre.

Change or cancel your appointment

You can either contact our outpatient booking centre on the details above or you can complete our online form.

Please note, if you choose to cancel you may not be offered a new date.

If you miss your appointment

If you do not attend your appointment (DNA) without cancelling beforehand, you may not be offered a new appointment date and may be discharged back to your GP’s care.

If you are unable to attend an arranged appointment, please let us know as soon as possible so that your appointment can be given to another patient.

Getting to your appointment

For more information about getting to our hospitals, please visit the hospitals section of our website.

You can also find out if you’re eligible for help with transport.