News and events


24 Hours in A&E compilation episode: Someone to stand by me

The award-winning 24 hours in A&E returns with a series of compilations featuring some of the most memorable staff and patient stories filmed since 2011 at King’s College Hospital and St George’s in South London – places where life, love and loss unfold every day. This episode features three patients …

28 Mar 2022


MyCare St George’s Patient Portal launches

MyCare St George’s patient portal gives you the ability to view information about your care. Once registered, you can use MyCare 24/7 on your computer, mobile or tablet. You will be able to provide key information ahead of your appointment, helping us to better prepare for your appointment. In some …

28 Mar 2022


St George’s nurse Edi Lorusso wins national lifetime achievement award

44-year-old St George’s nurse Edi Lorusso has scooped a lifetime achievement award at the sixth annual Our Health Heroes Awards sponsored by NHS Employers (part of NHS Confederation). Despite tough national competition, Edi secured nearly 60% of the public vote, with her impressive track record of achievement leading her to …

25 Mar 2022


Chief Executive thanks staff on National Day of Reflect to mark second anniversary of covid lockdown

Jacqueline Totterdell has reflected upon the last two years in a special video message to St George’s, Epsom and St Helier staff today on the National Day of Reflection (23 March). The National Day of Reflection marks the second anniversary of the first Covid-19 lockdown in the UK. During that …

23 Mar 2022


One stop shop clinics for cancer speed up diagnosis for south west Londoners

Hundreds of south west Londoners are benefiting from NHS clinics that have opened to speed up diagnosis for people who do not have ‘alarm symptoms’ for a specific type of cancer. Rapid diagnostic cancer clinics – one stop shops designed to make assessments quicker – have been rolled out across …

23 Mar 2022


London’s NHS leaders unite in showing support to staff affected by violence and aggression from patients

NHS leaders across London – including Jacqueline Totterdell, Group Chief Executive of St George’s, Epsom and St Helier Hospitals and Health Group – have come together to show solidarity against rising levels of violence and aggression by patients towards NHS staff and colleagues. 

22 Mar 2022


24 Hours in A&E compilation episode: A Life’s Work

The award-winning 24 hours in A&E returns with a series of compilations featuring some of the most memorable staff and patient stories filmed since 2011 at King’s College Hospital and St George’s in South London – places where life, love and loss unfold every day. This episode features three patients …

21 Mar 2022


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: Where there’s a will

The RTS award-winning documentary series returns for a twenty sixth series following patients treated in the same 24-hour period at St George’s in south west London. The hospital has one of the busiest A&E departments in Britain – a place where stories of life, love and loss unfold every day. It’s a …

15 Mar 2022


Bishop James Newcome visits St George’s

St George’s was delighted to host a visit from Bishop James Newcome, the Church of England Bishop responsible for the NHS and healthcare, in March. As part of his role, Bishop James regularly speaks in the House of Lords and in public on NHS matters, and he was keen to …

14 Mar 2022


12-year-old girl makes ‘miracle recovery’ with help of St George’s teams after car crash

Last summer 12-year-old Lily Bannister was involved in a car crash that could have led to life-changing injuries or have even been fatal. Lily was immediately rushed to St George’s emergency department (ED) by Kent, Surry and Sussex air ambulance, part of London’s major trauma system response. Lily’s mother, Kate …

10 Mar 2022


Chief Executive Jacqueline Totterdell first to go over the edge in St George’s Hospital Charity 3 day Abseil Fundraiser

Group Chief Executive of St George’s Trust and Epsom & St Helier, Jacqueline Totterdell, will be the first Abseiler to go over the edge of the Pelican Hotel this Thursday morning in the 3 day- Abseil for St George’s Hospital Charity. Jacqueline will be leading the charge, followed by over …

9 Mar 2022


International Women’s Day messages from hospital group leaders

St George’s, Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals and Health Group is celebrating International Women’s Day. Group Chairman Gillian Norton and Group Chief Executive Jaqueline Totterdell have shared how they want to ‘Break The Bias’, which is the theme of this year’s International Women’s Day. The hospital group has two …

8 Mar 2022


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: Hope Springs Eternal

The RTS award-winning documentary series returns for a twenty sixth series following patients treated in the same 24-hour period at St George’s in South West London. The hospital has one of the busiest A&E departments in Britain – a place where stories of life, love and loss unfold every day. This episode …

8 Mar 2022


Mum of twins launches book to raise awareness of rare condition

A mum tributes specialist doctors at St George’s for saving her identical twins’ lives in her new book which launches today (Thursday 3 March) on the second annual International TAPS Awareness Day.

3 Mar 2022


Pregnancy screening algorithm can reduce racial disparities in baby deaths, St George’s research shows

Racial disparities in baby death rates could be significantly reduced with new pregnancy screening technology, according to research led by St George’s team.

1 Mar 2022