Media Information

Promoting the work of our Trust and our staff

In this section you can find up to date news and press releases about our Trust and hospitals

Trust’s urology team attend BAFTA event

The Trust’s urology team recently attended a tribute event for one of their former patients. Above: Members of the Trust’s urology team, including Dr Anand Sharma (furthest left), Helen Stoker (clinical nurse specialist, second left), Beverly Aldwinckle (urology clinic nurse in charge, second right) and James Hemmings (clinical nurse specialist, furthest right).  Ray Merrin was […]


Hospital-acquired pressure ulcers at all time low

Hospital-acquired pressure ulcers – also known as bed sores – on the Trust’s inpatient wards are now at an all-time low. In 2010, pressure ulcers were reported at the rate of one nearly every day. Just seven years later, one occurs every two weeks (in 2017 there were just 31 cases reported across the whole […]


Lister team at heart of major international urology research trial

The Lister urology team is leading a multi-centre international research trial involving hospitals from the UK, Belgium and the United States.   The trial, called the Robotic Guided Cytokine Study, is being lead by Mr Nikhil Vasdev, consultant urological surgeon and senior lecturer in collaboration with the University of Hertfordshire. To date 20 patients have been recruited successfully at the Lister […]


News & Media

Welcome to the News & media section of the website. Here you can find up to date news and press releases about our Trust and the four hospitals we run.

Our public affairs team:

  • Promotes the work of our Trust and staff
  • Is the first point of contact for media enquiries
  • Writes our internal publications, including the staff newsletter and magazine
  • Manages the Trust’s website
  • Produces our annual report

Useful Info

If you have a media enquiry you can contact our press office:

By telephone - 01438 285362 or 01438 285940 (normal office hours only)

By pager - 07659 103839 (available 24-hours a day)

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