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Group model marks new chapter for Epsom and St Helier and St George’s hospitals

After years of collaboration and creating closer working ties, the Boards of Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust and St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have agreed to form a hospital group, with a Group Chief Executive at the helm.
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4 Aug 2021


Innovative motor neurone disease trial opens at St George’s

The motor neurone disease clinical drugs trial, MND-SMART, has today opened to participants in London.
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4 Aug 2021


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: With or Without You…

The episode explores strong family bonds, and follows the stories of families who have supported their loved ones through the most challenging times. 
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3 Aug 2021


End of an era as St George’s says goodbye to 24 Hours in A&E

After seven years at St George’s, 24 Hours in A&E will be moving to a new home in Nottingham.

St George’s will remain the home of 24 Hours in A&E for the next year as episodes from the Trust’s final filming period in 2020 will continue to be broadcast on Channel 4.
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3 Aug 2021


St George’s viral hepatitis team encourage local people to get tested for hepatitis C

St George’s viral hepatitis team has an important message this World Hepatitis Day.
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28 Jul 2021


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: Turn Back Time…

This episode follows patients from three different generations and explores how our loved ones can be a catalyst for change.
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27 Jul 2021


New proposal to improve kidney care in Surrey and SW London

Patients, staff and members of the public are invited to have their say on an exciting new proposal to improve kidney care in the area, including plans to build a new £80 million specialist unit. The local NHS will be asking for feedback through an online questionnaire, community outreach, two …
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27 Jul 2021


Join us for our Annual Members’ Meeting – Thursday 16 September 2021

The Trust’s Annual Members’ Meeting is taking place on Thursday 16 September, 6pm-7.30pm. AMM Agenda 2021 This year’s meeting will take place on Microsoft Teams, with all welcome to attend to learn more about the work of the Trust over the past year. You can hear from our teams who …
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26 Jul 2021


Four St George’s teams shortlisted for the Nursing Times Awards

Congratulations to our teams shortlisted for the 2021 Nursing Times Awards! The finalists were announced last night (22 July), and four of our teams found out they were shortlisted for the prestigious awards. The categories and projects the Trust has been shortlisted for are: Cancer nursing category Introduction of Macmillan …
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23 Jul 2021


Values Awards: Eibhlin Cleary, Gemma Cohen and Paula O’Shea

Three members of staff were recently presented with Values Awards after being nominated by a patient on GICU for the care they had provided. Eibhlin Cleary (Speech and Language Therapist), Gemma Cohen (Staff Nurse) and Paula O’Shea (GICU Liaison Nurse) were all presented awards by our Chief Operating Officer, Anne …
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22 Jul 2021


Macmillan at St George’s stepped up

Staff working in our Macmillan Information and Support Centre at St George’s have been praised for the support they’ve given cancer patients and their families throughout the pandemic. Despite the challenges we’ve all faced, the team pulled out all the stops to ensure they were able to continue supporting people …
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22 Jul 2021


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: Blink of an Eye…

The episode follows three stories of people whose lives have been remarkably changed due to unforeseen circumstances.
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20 Jul 2021


St George’s Twins Trust centre celebrates one-year anniversary

The world-first Twins Trust Centre for Research and Clinical Excellence, based at St George’s Fetal Medicine Unit, is celebrating its one-year anniversary.
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19 Jul 2021


Our major trauma signposting partnership team receives positive feedback

The major trauma signposting partnership team (MTSP) is a free service developed by St George’s Hospital in partnership with Cardinal Management and Citizens Advice (CA) Wandsworth. The service provides early bedside advice and support on welfare, benefits and legal issues for major trauma patients and their families. The MTSP team …
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15 Jul 2021


Information for patients – temporary fault with outgoing phone calls

Update – 15 July, 9am This issue with our phone lines has now been resolved and all telephone appointments will now be able to take place. Thank you for your patience while we resolved the problem. ————————————————————————————————- 14 July, 11am St George’s is currently experiencing a temporary fault with our …
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14 Jul 2021