Friday, October 19, 2018

Labour party candidates for Stevenage and Welwyn Hatfield have blasted plans to axe a subsidised transport service to the new QEII and the Lister Hospital.

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NHS Lister Hospital Labour Party Welwyn Hatfield Stevenage
Friday, October 12, 2018

In this week’s column, Peter Sharkey looks at what impact a rising life expectancy has on your savings.

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NHS Heritage Lottery Fund The Week In Numbers with Peter Sharkey United Kingdom France
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 NHS Stevenage Welwyn Garden City
Thursday, October 11, 2018

Hertfordshire GPs are leading the way in prescribing patients social activities rather than drugs, the body which plans and pays for health services in our region says.

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NHS Hertfordshire
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Hitchin’s Paul Harris opens up about his severe anxiety as we mark World Mental Health Day.

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NHS Hitchin
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Two Bedfordshire teenagers have won an award in recognition of their work setting up a support group for people with mental health problems.

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NHS
Monday, October 8, 2018

Street polls across the district have seen a thorough condemnation of Brexit by respondents.

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Bim Afolami European Union NHS Europe St Albans
Sunday, October 7, 2018

A woman who has been battling mental health problems for years and has come close to taking her own life is determined to help others who may be in crisis.

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NHS Stevenage
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

It will cost £7 million to fix an IT problem which has led to up to 14,600 patient discharge summaries not being sent to GPs by the East and North Herts NHS Trust.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital NHS
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 NHS Letchworth Stevenage Welwyn Garden City
Thursday, September 27, 2018

A charity which supports women who have been raped or suffered domestic abuse will permanently close tomorrow, leaving its vulnerable clients facing an uncertain future.

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NHS
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The proportion of five-year-olds getting both MMR jabs in Central Bedfordshire is higher than average, but still below target.

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NHS Biggleswade Comet Biggleswade Sandy
Wednesday, September 19, 2018

A Datchworth family are desperately trying to raise £20,000 to give their mum a dignified death at home.

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Lister Hospital NHS
Sunday, September 16, 2018

The East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust is asking patients to nominate their hospital heroes for this year’s staff awards, which are designed to recognise good practice and compassionate care.

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NHS Stevenage Welwyn Garden City
Friday, September 14, 2018

More than 70 people have taken part in a walk to raise awareness of the support available for unpaid carers in our community.

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NHS Stevenage
Thursday, September 13, 2018

Newspapers across the county have signed up to a new charter committing to helping prevent suicide by reporting the subject with sensitivity.

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NHS
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Have your say on plans to support adults with learning disabilities as part of a major public consultation.

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Hertfordshire County Council NHS
Monday, September 10, 2018

The East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust – which runs Stevenage’s Lister Hospital and Welwyn Garden City’s The New QEII Hospital – has declared a ‘serious incident’ after discovering up to 14,600 patient discharge summaries may not have been sent to GPs.

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Care Quality Commission Stevenage's Lister Hospital NHS
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

More people are being urged to sign up to the NHS Organ Donor Register and discuss their wishes with their families during Organ Donation Week, which runs until Sunday.

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NHS Stevenage
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

A therapist from Clifton has admitted having sex with a patient living with a mental disorder while working in Stevenage.

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NHS St Albans Crown Court Biggleswade Comet Clifton Stevenage
Sunday, August 19, 2018

Stevenage are joint top of the table on points in League Two. Read Layth Yousif’s in-depth profile of their passionate manager, the Tunisian-born Dino Maamria as his side make an impressive start to the new season.

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Layth Yousif Dino Maamria Darren Sarll Phil Wallace Graham Westley Football League NHS Boro United Kingdom Exeter City Lincoln City Victoria
Friday, August 10, 2018

Our struggling ambulance service is considering using volunteers to drive frontline ambulances in a bid to tackle a staffing crisis.

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Care Quality Commission NHS Stevenage
Monday, July 30, 2018

Women are facing long, often anxious, waits for the results of their cervical screening tests, as NHS England admits there is a problem in our area.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital NHS Baldock
Friday, July 27, 2018

A Stevenage woman who says her life has been ruined by having a surgical mesh implant is happy the procedure has been suspended by the government after a review confirmed “many women are suffering terribly”.

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NHS Stevenage
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

The organisation which plans, pays for and monitors health services in our region has been rated outstanding by NHS England.

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NHS
Friday, July 20, 2018

Letchworth’s Brotherhood Hall resembled a packed-to-the-rafters train carriage yesterday evening as around 200 people attended the joint Royston, Ashwell and Letchworth rail user groups’ public meeting.

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Oliver Heald NHS Letchworth Royston Ashwell
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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Care Quality Commission Lister Hospital NHS Stevenage Welwyn Garden City
Tuesday, July 17, 2018

The parents of a transgender woman are desperate to understand more about their child’s sudden death, but have been denied access to her medical records.

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NHS St Christopher School Stevenage Letchworth
Monday, July 16, 2018

Our region’s ambulance service is failing to meet legal requirements when it comes to safe care and treatment, staffing and governance – according to health watchdog the Care Quality Commission.

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Care Quality Commission NHS
Monday, July 16, 2018

A Stevenage mum has demanded answers from NHS bosses after her daughter tragically lost her life following a battle with mental illness, aged just 27.

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NHS Stevenage Letchworth Hitchin

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