Archive for June, 2014

Lister’s new £18.6 million ward block set to open to patients

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

The Trust’s contractors – Integrated Health Projects – have completed the building of the Lister’s new £18.6 million 62-bed ward block. It is now being prepared by the Trust’s staff so that it is ready to take its first patients from early July 2014. The new ward block will have: •  An acute medical unit […]

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Lister’s new £18.6 million ward block set to open to patients

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

The Trust’s contractors – Integrated Health Projects – have completed the building of the Lister’s new £18.6 million 62-bed ward block.  It is now being prepared by the Trust’s staff so that it is ready to take its first patients from early July 2014.  The new ward block will have: An acute medical unit on […]

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First patients treated at the new £3 million Lister Macmillan Cancer Centre

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

The Lister Macmillan Cancer Centre at the Lister Hospital, Stevenage, has opened its doors and welcomed its first cancer patients. The new centre, funded jointly by Macmillan Cancer Support and the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust, has doubled the chemotherapy capacity of the hospital’s previous unit. The new building will reduce overcrowding and contains […]

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Eric Foster – one of the first patients to benefit from the Lister’s new 24-7 heart attack service

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

Case study: Eric Foster June 2014 On the evening of 12 May 2014, sixty seven year-old Royston resident, Eric Foster, was driving home with his wife, having spent the day visiting with family in Oxfordshire.  He began to feel unwell on the outskirts of Ampthill in Bedfordshire, feeling lightheaded and a sense of indigestion. Eric […]

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Lister’s new 24/7 heart attack service proves its worth

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

Following an investment of £1.2 million in the recruitment of additional specialist staff required, the Lister’s Hertfordshire Cardiology Centre has been providing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PPCI) – the gold standard treatment for those with heart attacks – 24 hours a day since 28 April 2014.  In that time, a total of 34 local people […]

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Lister’s new 24/7 heart attack service proves its worth

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

Following an investment of £1.2 million in the recruitment of additional specialist staff required, the Lister’s Hertfordshire Cardiology Centre has been providing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PPCI) – the gold standard treatment for those with heart attacks – 24 hours a day since 28 April 2014.  In that time, a total of 34 local people […]

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Pregnant women to benefit from new aromatherapy service

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

A new aromatherapy service has been launched at the Lister’s Diamond Jubilee Maternity Unit, the aim of which is to help improve the experience of women during labour and birth. The service is being offered to women giving birth in the unit’s midwife-led unit and uses a variety of essential oils to help women relax, […]

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Pregnant women to benefit from new aromatherapy service

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

A new aromatherapy service has been launched at the Lister’s Diamond Jubilee Maternity Unit, the aim of which is to help improve the experience of women during labour and birth. The service is being offered to women giving birth in the unit’s midwife-led unit and uses a variety of essential oils to help women relax, […]

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