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New volunteer role helps patients requiring extra support at cancer centre

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

A new ‘buddy’ volunteer support role has launched at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre, to assist patients who require extra support with attending their appointments or cancer treatments.

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New volunteer role helps patients requiring extra support at cancer centre

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

A new ‘buddy’ volunteer support role has launched at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre, to assist patients who require extra support with attending their appointments or cancer treatments. A ‘buddy’ volunteer will act as a host for visitors to the centre and they will provide guidance and support in a number of different ways, including by: […]

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New renal peer support role is a first in the East of England

Friday, August 4th, 2017

Renal patient Dom Willison has joined the Trust in a new role to provide one-to-one support for people going through dialysis treatment at the Trust’s renal units. It’s the first time that a renal patient has been recruited into this role in the East of England.

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New renal peer support role is a first in the East of England

Friday, August 4th, 2017

Renal patient Dom Willison has joined the Trust in a new role to provide one-to-one support for people going through dialysis treatment at the Trust’s renal units. It’s the first time that a renal patient has been recruited into this role in the East of England. The peer support facilitator role, which has been funded […]

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Trust in to top 50 NHS organisations in the country for research studies

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

According to the annual National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Research Activity League Table, published today, the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust is now in the top 50 research active hospitals in the country.

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Trust in to top 50 NHS organisations in the country for research studies

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

  According to the annual National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Research Activity League Table, published today, the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust is now in the top 50 research active hospitals in the country. Research teams at the Trust carried out 122 studies and increased the number of participants recruited from 1,612 (2015/16) […]

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Lister’s pneumatic tube system saves porters walking 285 miles every week

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

The Lister’s pneumatic tube system saves a porter around 285 miles of walking every week between the emergency department and the hospital’s laboratories. Roughly 684 cylindrical pods are sent through the Lister’s pneumatic tube system every day. They are used to transport urgent pathology samples, deliver catering request cards and send medications across the site. […]

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Lister’s pneumatic tube system saves porters walking 285 miles every week

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Roughly 684 cylindrical pods are sent through the Lister’s pneumatic tube system every day. They are used to transport urgent pathology samples, deliver catering request cards and send medications across the site.

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Trust working hard to raise awareness against killer condition – sepsis

Friday, July 14th, 2017

A team of specialist nurses at the Trust is taking the fight in combatting a deadly killer – sepsis. Caused by bacteria that get in to the blood stream, sepsis is a life-threatening condition that accounts for 44,000 deaths annually – or one person every five minutes. In cases of sepsis, the body overreacts to […]

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Trust working hard to raise awareness against killer condition – sepsis

Friday, July 14th, 2017

A team of specialist nurses at the Trust is taking the fight in combatting a deadly killer – sepsis. Caused by bacteria that get in to the blood stream, sepsis is a life-threatening condition that accounts for 44,000 deaths annually – or one person every five minutes. In cases of sepsis, the body overreacts to […]

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