Kate Baker, who was treated at Queen’s Hospital when she was diagnosed with a benign brain tumour just before Christmas 2016, has joined our Patient Partnership Council.Read " Our grateful former patient has become a…"
Latest news — articles for February 2018
Jonathan Faulkner, a ward manager and senior charge nurse at our Trust, has made it to the final 12 for the Mentor of the Year award.Read " Our supportive senior nurse beats off to…"
We’re encouraging student nurses to secure their first job at one of our hospitals, inviting them along to our open day on Saturday 10 March.Read " Student nurse looking for your first job…"
We’ve been praised as being one of the most improved trusts in the country in how quickly our staff identify and treat sepsis.Read " We’ve been praised for our improvements …"
For all you cycling enthusiasts out there put 29 April on your calendar and sign up to our very first fundraising cycle ride!Read " Pedal for Patients…"
A generous community group has donated almost £500 to our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Queen’s Hospital.Read " Premature babies at Queen’s Hospital ben…"
We can confirm that as of today (Friday 9 February), our regulator, NHS Improvement; has made the decision to place our Trust in special measures for finance as a result of current challenges around the financial position of the organisation.Read " Trust placed in Financial Special Measur…"
It is extremely important that our expert teams prioritise the most critically ill patients, so please only come to our EDs in a real emergency, for example, choking, chest pain, black outs or severe blood loss.Read " We’re currently seeing an extremely larg…"
Christmas may have come and gone a long time ago, but it was much happier for a Rainham pensioner after our dedicated staff reunited her with her lost teddy.Read " Beloved teddy bought by her late husband…"
We held an event to mark a year since we became one of the first trusts to pilot a nursing associate programme.Read " Celebration event marks the first annive…"