Plans to build a multi-million pound cancer centre at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital, to prevent patients from having to make a 70-mile round trip for routine radiotherapy, have taken a major step forward.
When firefighter Daniel Fair was told he had Type 1 diabetes, his world was turned upside down, but new initiative telehealth has proved to be his lifeline.
A 65-year-old man from Welwyn Garden City sadly died near Morrisons in Royston at the weekend.
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.
The Lister Hospital in Stevenage is consistently failing to provide sufficient care hours to patients, according to a national benchmark.
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.
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.
An electronic patient record computer system has been rolled out by the NHS trust which runs Stevenage’s Lister Hospital, two months later than planned due to a global cyber attack back in May.