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Members getting involved with the Trust

Monday, June 10th, 2013

By David Brewer, head of engagement We have been busy recruiting new members over recent months and are now approaching the 10,500 mark. We are particularly excited that over two hundred 14-16 year olds have signed up since Christmas. Their ideas and enthusiasm are already making a fantastic contribution. Members have told us they particularly value learning about, and getting involved […]

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A message to our members from the Trust chairman and chief executive

Monday, June 10th, 2013

We wanted to share some news with you. The aim of the Trust is to be amongst the best in everything we do. Patients continue to be our priority. To serve them best we are making record levels of investment and reconfiguring services.    To ensure we can do a really good job and to focus all our efforts on this major project, […]

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Local pupils’ bright ideas win in Dragons’ Den

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

Congratulations to the winning Inspire team from John Henry Newman school who, along with two other teams from a Year 10 design and technology class, visited the Lister to present ideas Dragons’ Den style for making hospitals more relevant and interesting to young people. The panel, comprising members of the Trust board and the pupils’ own head teacher, thought the […]

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Trust proud to support Armed Forces Community

The Trust’s chief executive, Nick Carver, signed the Armed Forces Covenant at an event held at the Lister last week, which shows the Trust’s continuing support to the Armed Forces Community. Nick co-signed the Covenant with Lt Col Mary Read, commanding officer of 254th Medical Regiment, and Jane McCue, honorary colonel of 254th Medical Regiment […]

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Hospital Charity helps drive research at East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust

Nurses, midwives and allied healthcare professionals at the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust have been invited to apply for a number of fellowship opportunities that are being funded by the Hospitals’ Charity. Above from left to right: Rachael Corser, director of nursing, Anne Hunt, senior sepsis nurse and Jacqueline Attrill, learning and development lead […]

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Trust selected as first European site for bladder cancer study

Following a competitive selection process, the Trust has been chosen by KDx Diagnostics as the first European site to lead a study looking into whether KDx’s UroX Biomarker can help improve diagnosis and outcomes for patients with bladder cancer. A biomarker is a measurable indicator of the severity or presence of a disease. Trust urology […]

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Admiral Nurse service celebrates first birthday

The Trust’s Admiral Nurse service celebrated its first birthday on Friday (11 January 2019). Since the service was launched last year, it has supported nearly 600 patients and over 200 carers.  Lister’s 9B ward team with Hannah Gardner (centre) Admiral Nurse Hannah Gardner supports families by offering advice and guidance in dementia care. If you […]

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Experienced auditor joins Trust Board

Hitchin resident Karen McConnell has joined the Trust as a non-executive director. With over 30 years of accountancy experience, Karen has held a variety of senior positions at the Audit Commission, the body formerly responsible for protecting the public purse. In January 2013, she was appointed as Comptroller and Auditor General for Jersey and is […]

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