Friday, June 14, 2019

East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust is in the bottom 10 in the UK for cancer treatment wait times, according to BBC figures released yesterday.

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NHS
Wednesday, March 20, 2019

The Stevenage MP has rubbished the borough council's signing of a contract with developer Mace Group Ltd for the town centre redevelopment because planning permission and funding have not been secured.

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Stephen McPartland Stevenage Borough Council NHS Stevenage
Sunday, February 17, 2019

A charity which provides a free delivery service of blood, human donor milk, medical equipment and drugs has been bolstered by a business.

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NHS
Saturday, February 16, 2019

A devoted family man who has saved lives through organ donation following his death has been posthumously honoured.

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NHS United Kingdom
Friday, February 15, 2019

Nurses and midwives are among those invited to apply for fellowship opportunities that are being funded by the East and North Hertfordshire Hospitals' Charity.

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NHS
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

It's Young Carers Awareness Day tomorrow - a day to celebrate, recognise and raise awareness about young carers in the UK.

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NHS United Kingdom
Sunday, January 27, 2019

Hertfordshire has been chosen as a national trailblazer in school mental health support, with children set to get early help from specialist teams as part of a new initiative.

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NHS Stevenage Marriotts School Herts County Council
Saturday, January 26, 2019

Medication errors, delayed hospital admissions from the emergency department, and falls resulting in fractured bones are just some of the serious incidents recorded by the East and North Herts NHS Trust during a one-month period.

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Lister Hospital NHS
Thursday, January 24, 2019

The future of the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust's cancer centre - which has a catchment population of almost two million people - is at risk.

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Lister Hospital NHS
Sunday, January 20, 2019

Urology consultant Nikhil Vasdev, with his team, has performed his 500th robotic urology surgery at Stevenage's Lister Hospital.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital NHS
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Stevenage FC are encouraging fans to use their residents letter which expires at the end of the month to get two tickets for £10.

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Dino Maamria NHS Stevenage FC Stevenage
Monday, January 7, 2019

A university student from Hitchin has thanked paramedics, Lister Hospital staff and the public after he collapsed while out cycling last week.

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Lister Hospital NHS
Saturday, January 5, 2019

A orchestral musician from Letchworth is set to hold a fundraising concert in Hitchin to raise money for Lister Hospital's neonatal unit after staff saved the life of her newborn daughter.

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Lister Hospital NHS St Mary's Church Facebook Letchworth Hitchin
Saturday, December 29, 2018

A new vascular hub at Stevenage's Lister Hospital has been given the go-ahead as part of the government's £1 billion investment into the NHS.

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Nick Carver Stevenage's Lister Hospital Lister Hospital NHS St Albans Stevenage
Wednesday, December 19, 2018

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

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Nick Carver NHS Herts County Council Lister Hospital
Monday, December 17, 2018

Bosses at Stevenage's Lister Hospital are looking at ways to speed up the time it takes to hand over patients from ambulance staff to the Emergency Department, having plummeted from being the best performer in the east of England to having less than half of cases meet national targets.

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Lister Hospital NHS Stevenage
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

With the political whirlwind of Brexit far from easing, Stevenage MP Stephen McPartland has spoken about how he would vote on the UK's withdrawal deal.

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Stephen McPartland Theresa May NHS European Union Stevenage
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Women in east and north Hertfordshire have been waiting up to 14 weeks for the results of life-saving cervical screening tests - seven times longer than the NHS target.

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NHS
Saturday, December 8, 2018

A nine-year-old boy who battled leukaemia for four years has donated £100 of his own money to Stevenage's Lister Hospital and is now on a mission to raise £2,000 to bring a smile to the faces of sick children.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital NHS Letchworth
Friday, December 7, 2018

A cash injection has been given to the region's ambulance service as part of £1bn of funding announced by the government.

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NHS
Monday, November 26, 2018

German GP Dr Hubertus Von Blumenthal - who has been treating residents of South Cambridgeshire and Central Bedfordshire since 1999 - has shared his concerns now the draft Brexit deal has been released.

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Home Office European Union NHS Biggleswade Comet
Monday, November 26, 2018

A criminal cash courier has been jailed for two years for money laundering after being caught in a Stevenage hotel with more than £776,000 in dirty cash.

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Cambridge Crown Court NHS St Albans Crown Court Manchester
Friday, November 16, 2018

A midwife has won an award for the sensitive support she gave a grieving family after their baby died, with her nomination saying "she gave light to our darkest time".

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Nick Carver Lister Hospital NHS Stevenage
Sunday, November 11, 2018

Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group is offering a unique opportunity for members of the public to get involved in shaping local health services.

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NHS Biggleswade Comet
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

A video of children from Lewis Hamilton's Stevenage primary school congratulating the Formula One ace on his fifth world title has gone viral, with Lewis saying the message from "the only school I loved really brightens my day".

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Lewis Hamilton Stevenage Borough Council NHS Twitter Germany Stevenage
Monday, November 5, 2018

A trainee doctor who used a senior nurse's computer account to sign off assessments of his work in her name has been suspended from the UK medical register for 12 months.

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NHS Lister Hospital Stevenage
Sunday, November 4, 2018

Hertfordshire families can now sign up to a new Family Centre Service which started last month and will be fully operational by January.

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Herts County Council NHS Hertfordshire
Saturday, November 3, 2018

North East Bedfordshire MP Alistair Burt gives his thoughts on Chancellor Philip Hammond's Budget statement, which was delivered on Monday.

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NHS Biggleswade Comet
Friday, November 2, 2018

'Bringing the deficit down is now bearing fruit' - Conservative councillor Julian Cunningham, executive member for finance at North Herts District Council, shares his views on the Budget.

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Julian Cunningham NHS Herts County Council North Herts District Council

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