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SCAMMERS TARGETING PATIENTS. 1.5.19

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THERE HAVE BEEN REPORTS THAT PATIENTS ACROSS SUSSEX ARE BEING TARGETED BY SCAMMERS. THEY ARE PHONING PATIENTS TRYING TO CONVINCE THEM THAT THEY ARE  CALLING FROM A GP SURGERY AS THERE IS AN ISSUE WITH PATIENT MEDICATION NOT BEING AVAILABLE. THEY THEN REQUEST BANK DETAILS TO TAKE PAYMENT.

**IF YOU RECEIVE A PHONE CALL LIKE THIS HANG UP. WE WOULD NEVER ASK FOR BANK DETAILS OF ANY OF OUR PATIENTS.**

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