Tuesday, May 15, 2018

This year’s Mental Health Awareness Week focuses on stress and how we’re coping with it – and there are lots of resources available in North Herts and South Cambs to help those needing support.

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Hertfordshire County Council
Monday, May 14, 2018

There has been a steady rise in the number of referrals by schools in Herts and Cambs seeking mental health treatment for pupils since 2014.

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NHS
Monday, May 14, 2018

An NHS trust which provides health and social care for people with mental ill health and learning disabilities has been rated as good by health watchdog the Care Quality Commission, but concerns surrounding patient safety have been raised.

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Care Quality Commission
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
Wednesday, April 4, 2018

As the NHS faces a nursing recruitment crisis nationally, the East and North Herts NHS Trust is looking at new ways to fill the vacancies in its hospitals.

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European Union
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
Thursday, March 22, 2018

Members of the community who can give blood are urged to head up to Cambridge Donor Centre, where stocks are low because of the recent bad weather.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Thursday, March 15, 2018

The family of a young woman from Royston who has been under mental health services in both Herts and Cambs has said they feel the “treatment lottery” – and the delays in her care has caused her condition to worsen.

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Meridian School
Thursday, March 8, 2018

Mental health organisations, including the county council, have revealed what key priorities they promise to focus on following a national review into children and young people’s mental health services.

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Hertfordshire County Council
Monday, March 5, 2018

Computer network issues at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge have now been resolved after a ‘major incident’.

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Cambridge University
Monday, March 5, 2018

Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge has closed it’s A&E department this afternoon and is asking the public to choose an alternative hospital where possible.

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Cambridge University
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

With Eating Disorders Awareness Week launching yesterday and running until March 4, Langford woman Hannah Brown, 27, has opened up about her struggles with anorexia – and how frustration brought about the founding of her own support group.

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NHS
Friday, February 23, 2018

We have the opportunity now to prevent children and young people experiencing poor mental health and self-harming in the future, says the chief executive of a family support charity who is asking for readers’ support in changing Government policy.

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NHS
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS trust, which runs Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie, is urging the public to stay away due to increased cases of norovirus and flu at the sites.

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Cambridge University
Monday, February 12, 2018

When writer James Graham first offered National Theatre director Jeremy Herrin a play set in Parliament, Herrin said: “Have you got anything else?”

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NHS
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Our region’s ambulance service will use vehicles from private firms to help meet demand, following a risk summit triggered by concerns that at least 40 patients were either harmed or died due to delays over Christmas and New Year.

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NHS
Friday, February 2, 2018

People are being urged to sign up to become blood donors and help save lives.

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NHS
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
Friday, January 26, 2018

Claims that at least 40 patients were either harmed or died due to delays from the region’s ambulance service over Christmas and New Year are being investigated, including one person who froze to death.

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Care Quality Commission
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
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge has cancelled all non-urgent elective adult inpatient surgeries until the end of the month, in line with national recommendations.

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Cambridge University
Saturday, January 6, 2018

While you sat down for your Christmas lunch, unwrapped a pile of presents or sat watching a film with the family, Hertfordshire home care staff were out on their rounds supporting those in need.

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Colette Wyatt-Lowe
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
Monday, December 11, 2017

Teams in green faced one of the busiest days of the year yesterday when snow covered half of the eastern region.

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Robert Morton
Friday, December 1, 2017

A woman from Guilden Morden who was diagnosed with kidney cancer in 2015 and went through gruelling side effects from many rounds of treatment has said she feels more like her old self after taking a new NHS immunotherapy drug.

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Addenbrooke's 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
Monday, October 16, 2017

A Royston woman whose life was saved by the gift of a liver has urged people to talk to their families about becoming organ donors.

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NHS
Monday, October 16, 2017

A midwife who slipped on a wet patch and fell over on a ward at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital has been awarded £112,651 in compensation.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital

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