We’ve introduced a new team of clinical nurse specialists (CNS) to support local children living with asthma.Read " We’ve marked #AskAboutAsthma week with n…"
It was a real case of being in the right place at the right time for Jack Stevens, our lead nurse for emergency care and acute medicine, when he saved the life of a fellow motorist on Wednesday 4 September.Read " Our nurse Jack saves the life of driver …"
Rachael Lewis was the recent winner of our You Made a Difference Award after being put forward by patient partner Sara Turle. Rachael, who has just moved into a new role as a discharge coordinator, was nominated for her work as a healthcare assistant on our Sunflower Suite. Sara wanted Rachael to be recognised for the compassion she shows for her patients and their loved ones.Read " Rachael wins our You Made a Difference A…"
Charlie Richardson, a 71-year-old volunteer at our Trust, completed his second daring challenge on Saturday (7 September).Read " Our daredevil volunteer Charlie abseils …"
This week spoke to Fawad Hussain, a dermatology consultant who recently took on a new role in our Trust, as Site Medical Director at King George Hospital.
Lives: In Hornchurch with his wife and two sons aged six and two-months-old.
And: Medicine was certainly in his genes – his father and three older siblings all went into medicine before him. And his wife is a GP.Read " In Conversation With...Fawad Hussain…"
The National Organ Donation Week drew to a close on Sunday 8 September, however, a mother has shared her story to ensure the important messages about organ donation are not forgotten.Read " ‘Her heart still beats strong’ – says mo…"
We’re holding our annual general meeting (AGM) on Wednesday (25 September), and you’re invited to come along and find out more about what’s been going on over the last year.Read " Come to our AGM and hear more about what…"