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 statement: discharge summaries

“The Trust’s foremost priority is to provide our patients with high quality care that keeps them safe from harm.  Following the introduction of a new electronic patient record system – Lorenzo – at the Trust in September 2017, a detailed review carried out recently by the Trust has not been able to identify sufficient evidence […]

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Talk to your family about organ donation

During Organ Donation Week 2018, the Trust’s staff are encouraging people to talk to their families about organ donation and help increase the number of lives saved or transformed by a transplant. Nationally, three people die every day in need of an organ, and there are approximately 110 people in Hertfordshire on the transplant waiting […]

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Who is your hospital hero?

The Trust – which runs the Lister, New QEII and Hertford County hospitals, as well as the Mount Vernon Cancer Centre – is asking the public to let them know which of its staff and/or teams has really made a difference to local people. Supported by the Trust’s Charity, the staff awards are designed to […]

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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)

By email - peter.gibson@nhs.net