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Latest CQC A&E patient experience survey shows real improvement

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Patients who took part in the Care Quality Commission’s national survey of NHS emergency departments reported improvements in 31 out of 35 categories for the Trust’s services compared to the last set of survey results for 2014. Several hundred people locally responded to the CQC, which sent surveyed patients who used the service in October […]

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Latest CQC A&E patient experience survey shows real improvement

Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Patients who took part in the Care Quality Commission’s national survey of NHS emergency departments reported improvements in 31 out of 35 categories for the Trust’s services compared to the last set of survey results for 2014.  Several hundred people locally responded to the CQC, which sent surveyed patients who used the service in October […]

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Trust completes initial roll-out of new electronic patient record computer system

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

The weekend of 8 to 11 September 2017 saw the Trust roll out a major element (called Lorenzo) of its new electronic patient record computer system. It allows the Trust’s staff to have improved access to information about their patients in real-time, which in turn supports clinical decisions being made more quickly. The Trust’s chief […]

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Trust completes initial roll-out of new electronic patient record computer system

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

The weekend of 8 to 11 September 2017 saw the Trust roll out a major element (called Lorenzo) of its new electronic patient record computer system. It allows the Trust’s staff to have improved access to information about their patients in real-time, which in turn supports clinical decisions being made more quickly.  

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Mount Vernon Cancer Centre scores well in national hospital environment survey

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

The latest patient-led assessments of the care environment (PLACE) survey scores published nationally show that the Mount Vernon Cancer Centre has improved on the scores it achieved back in 2015. The ratings, which are out of a maximum of 100% were: Cleanliness – 99.29% (compared to 92.06% in 2015) Food, especially that served to patients […]

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Lister scores well in national hospital environment survey

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

The latest patient-led assessments of the care environment (PLACE) survey scores published nationally show that the Lister performed better than the national NHS average in four key areas: Cleanliness Food, especially that served to patients Support for people with disabilities General condition, appearance and maintenance of hospital buildings Since 2015, the Trust’s PLACE scores have […]

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Mount Vernon Cancer Centre scores well in national hospital environment survey

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

The latest patient-led assessments of the care environment (PLACE) survey scores published nationally show that the Mount Vernon Cancer Centre has improved on the scores it achieved back in 2015. The ratings, which are out of a maximum of 100% were: Cleanliness – 99.29% (compared to 92.06% in 2015) Food, especially that served to patients […]

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Lister scores well in national hospital environment survey

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

The latest patient-led assessments of the care environment (PLACE) survey scores published nationally show that the Lister performed better than the national NHS average in four key areas: Cleanliness Food, especially that served to patients Support for people with disabilities General condition, appearance and maintenance of hospital buildings

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Two new consultants join the Mount Vernon Cancer Centre team

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Two new clinical consultant oncologists have started work at the Mount Vernon Cancer Centre: • Dr Kee Wong – specialising in head and neck, thyroid and lung cancers • Dr Kevin Chiu – specialising in head and neck cancers Commenting on his appointment, Dr Wong – who until 17 July 2017 had covered the post […]

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Two new consultants join the Mount Vernon Cancer Centre team

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Two new clinical consultant oncologists have started work at the Mount Vernon Cancer Centre: Dr Kee Wong – specialising in head and neck, thyroid and lung cancers Dr Kevin Chiu – specialising in head and neck cancers

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