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

Diabetes team turn local landmarks blue for World Diabetes Day

To help promote World Diabetes Day yesterday (14 November), which is a World Health Organisation initiative, the Trust’s diabetes team worked with councils and the Letchworth Garden City Heritage Foundation to turn local landmarks blue – including Leys Avenue and Colonnade fountains in Letchworth, and the Welwyn Garden City clock tower on the council offices. […]

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New neonatal initiative launched to improve parents’ experience

The Lister’s neonatal unit team has launched a new initiative to improve parents’ experience. They are now providing parents with noise-reduction headphones, funded by the East and North Hertfordshire Hospitals’ Charity with support from the Lister Neonatal Unit Families Group, to be used whilst clinical staff carry out ward rounds. By using the headphones, parents […]

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Over 2,000 staff vaccinated in annual flu campaign

Over 2,000 members of staff have been vaccinated against flu in just under a month since the campaign was launched. The Trust is asking staff, particularly those with patient-facing roles, to be vaccinated this winter in order to help protect patients, fellow colleagues and other visitors. This important initiative is part of a national campaign […]

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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