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What it means to be a Patient Partner at St George’s

News & events | 23 Oct 2019

Nicholas Low is one of our Patient Partner’s at the Trust, serving on our Patient Partnership and Experience Group. The group brings together patients, clinicians and managers so that our patients have a voice and can get involved in helping us provide outstanding care, every time. We spoke to Nicholas …

Thousands of Londoners receive life changing diabetes monitors

News & events | 22 Oct 2019

More than 3,000 people across London with Type 1 diabetes have received life-changing diabetes monitors through the NHS Long Term Plan – including St George’s patient Katie Young.

Family of triplets support urgent need for multiple birth research

News & events | 11 Oct 2019

The parents of newborn triplets are supporting multiple birth experts from around the world who have identified where urgent research is needed to improve health outcomes for multiple babies.

Joint plan launched to improve health and care in Wandsworth

News & events | 7 Oct 2019

A major plan to improve the health and care of residents in Wandsworth has been launched this week. Health and social care organisations across Wandsworth, including St George’s University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, are working together to ensure our social care, community, wellbeing and hospital services are as joined up …

Professor Asma Khalil features in Progress 1000

News & events | 3 Oct 2019

Professor Asma Khalil, Consultant Obstetrician and Multiple Birth Lead at St George’s, features in the prestigious Evening Standard Progress 1000 list which is made up of the top 1000 most influential people in London for the second year.

Interview with Terence Joe, Head of Patient Experience and Partnership

News & events | 27 Sep 2019

What is your background, and why did you want to work at St George’s? I have worked in health and social care for around 25 years at local councils, in the voluntary sector, and the NHS. My background is in health promotion and public health, with significant experience of developing …

Trust members and staff turn out for our Annual Members’ Meeting

News & events | 27 Sep 2019

The Trust’s 2019 Annual Members’ Meeting took place on 26 September, with members and staff attending to hear about the last 12 months at St George’s. Before the meeting, a health check-up and information marketplace was organised so attendees could get a blood sugar and blood pressure test, as well …

“The NHS is a leveller for everyone” – Interview with Anneke de Boer, Governor

News & events | 27 Sep 2019

As part of a new series of interviews getting to know the Trust’s governors, we met with Anneke de Boer. Anneke has been a governor since 2013 and was one of the first people elected following our move to Foundation Trust status. She told us why she wanted to get …

St George’s named Innovative Trust of the Year by the Health Innovation Network

News & events | 27 Sep 2019

St George’s has been named Innovative Trust of the Year by the Health Innovation Network (HIN) at their annual awards ceremony.

Nursing Times Workforce award win for St George’s

News & events | 27 Sep 2019

St George’s was presented with a Nursing Times Workforce award, beating eight other shortlisted Trusts from across the country to win in the ‘Best Recruitment Experience’ category.