Thursday, October 11, 2018

After its clinical waste contractor has allowed amputated limbs, infectious liquids and other hazardous materials to pile up at its handling sites, the East and North Herts NHS Trust – which runs Stevenage’s Lister Hospital and Welwyn Garden City’s New QEII Hospital – has confirmed ‘contingency arrangements’ are in place.

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Lister Hospital
Friday, September 28, 2018

A transport service which patients rely on to take them to and from hospital appointments could be axed.

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Lister Hospital
Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Health watchdog inspectors have found surgery services at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital to be inadequate when it comes to being safe and well-led.

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Nick Carver
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

The daughter of a former Addenbrooke’s and Lister Hospital nurse who “always put others before herself” is to throw a fundraiser in aid of the hospice who cared for her before she died of cancer aged 58.

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Lister Hospital
Thursday, July 5, 2018

Seventy years ago today the National Health Service was launched by then health minister Aneurin Bevan – delivering medical care free at point-of-need to all, regardless of wealth or status.

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Lister Hospital
Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Volunteers who support patients and their families in their last days of life at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital have won a national award as part of the NHS 70th birthday celebrations.

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Oliver Heald
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

The emergency department at Lister Hospital in Stevenage has had a £500,000 refurbishment, with the aim of improving patient experience.

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Lister Hospital
Friday, June 8, 2018

A patient was given the wrong blood type during a transfusion - one of six serious incidents which highlight potential weaknesses in how the East and North Herts NHS Trust manages fundamental safety processes.

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Lister Hospital
Saturday, April 28, 2018

NHS trusts across England have bought more than 600 million disposable cups since 2013, with the East and North Herts NHS Trust purchasing 11,139,673 – the most in the East of England.

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Stevenage
Sunday, April 8, 2018

Nearly 80 renal patients at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital were put forward for a kidney transplant last year - an 18 per cent increase on 2016.

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Lister Hospital
Friday, April 6, 2018

The nursing profession has long-endured many stereotypes – from being typecast as a female-only career, to nurses being belittled as wannabe doctors – but nothing could be further from the truth.

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Stevenage
Thursday, March 29, 2018

Addebrooke’s Hospital is urging patients to familarise themselves with the medical help that’s available over the Easter holidays, amid the level three ‘black alert’.

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NHS
Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Winter pressures which saw Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge go into a ‘black alert’ yesterday have now eased slightly, with today’s elective surgeries going ahead.

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Cambridge University
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge has cancelled non emergency surgeries and treatment as it’s gone into ‘black alert’ due to winter pressures.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

A nine-year-old boy remains “in a serious condition” in hospital following a three-car crash on the A505 near Royston yesterday, and police have now appealed for witnesses.

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Lister Hospital
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Four people – including a child – were injured in yesterday’s serious crash on the A505 near Royston.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Friday, March 9, 2018

A mum from Reed who was involved in a horrifying crash on the A505 with her seven-month-old son in the car has said the family is still feeling the effects four years on.

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Herts County Council
Thursday, March 1, 2018

The husband of a woman who he says slipped in cooking oil and fell outside a chip shop in Royston, suffering “life-changing” injuries, has labelled the response from authorities as “astounding”.

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Herts County Council
Thursday, February 1, 2018

The Lister Hospital in Stevenage is consistently failing to provide sufficient care hours to patients, according to a national benchmark.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

All patients on the renal ward at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital are being screened after a patient known to have a ‘superbug’ was not isolated when readmitted onto the ward.

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Stevenage
Tuesday, January 23, 2018

The vascular surgery team at the East and North Herts NHS Trust has received national recognition for being the second fastest in the country for unblocking carotid arteries – a procedure which must be done quickly to reduce the risk of further strokes in patients.

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Nick Carver
Thursday, December 28, 2017

The global cyber attack earlier this year which crippled the NHS cost the East and North Herts NHS Trust £700,000, with a national investigation concluding that the attack “could have been prevented by the NHS following basic IT security”.

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Lister Hospital
Thursday, November 16, 2017

A young man from Stotfold who lost his mum to cancer 15 weeks ago has ‘braved the shave’ at a Royston salon to raise cash in her memory.

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Lister Hospital

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