News and Events

Give us your views and help shape the future of St George’s

We’re holding public workshops in July and would like as many people as possible to share their views on the services we provide and the type of organisation we want to be.

8 Jun 2018

Find out why St George’s is a great place to start your nursing career at our Open Day

We’re recruiting Band 5 nurses across St George’s for many different services.

6 Jun 2018

New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: Liberation Day…

The RTS award-winning documentary series is back with its fifteenth 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. It’s a place where stories of life, love and loss unfold every day. This episode – …

6 Jun 2018 | Tags: #24HrsAE 24 hours in A&E a&e emergency Emergency Department trauma

Ground breaking HIV research undertaken at St George’s

Ground breaking new research shows that gay men reporting chemsex are five times more likely to have a new HIV diagnosis than other gay men. It’s also reported that they are nine times more likely to be diagnosed with Hepatitis C and four times more likely to be diagnosed with …

6 Jun 2018 | Tags: chemsex Courtyard Clinic HIV sexual health

New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: The Underdogs…

Tonight’s episode (30 May) – The Underdogs – includes the stories of Tony, Alison and Harry filmed over 24 hours at St George’s. Tune in to Channel 4 at 9pm.

30 May 2018 | Tags: #24HrsAE 24 hours in A&E a&e ED Emergency Department resus

New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: Born to be Wild…

Tonight’s episode – Born to be Wild – focuses on the chances people take in life and whether a gamble ever pays off.

23 May 2018 | Tags: #24HrsAE 24 hours in A&E a&e ED Emergency Department resus

“It’s thanks to the amazing treatment I received that I’m still here today” Lorraine Kelly returns to St George’s to thank staff

TV presenter Lorraine Kelly celebrates NHS 70th birthday by returning to St George’s to thank staff who treated her when she was admitted to St George’s in 2012 as a major trauma patient.

21 May 2018 | Tags: 70th birthday Emergency Department Gunning Ward Lorraine Kelly major trauma media NHS70 surgery

Cardiac team wins prestigious BMJ Award

Congratulations to the cardiac team for winning the Clinical Leadership Team of the Year award for the management of aortic aneurysm and aortic valve disease.

15 May 2018 | Tags: aortic aneurysm aortic surgery BMJ Award cardiac clinical leadership team of the year

New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: Every cloud…

Tune in to watch Every Cloud – Wednesday 16 May, 9pm, Channel 4 – which looks at how families pull together and find strength in testing times.

15 May 2018 | Tags: #24HrsAE 24 hours in A&E a&e Channel 4 ED Emergency Department

Major increase in clinical trial recruitment at St George’s

St George’s recruited over 6,000 patients to clinical trials during 2017/18 – an impressive 24% increase on the previous year.

4 May 2018

Patients praise new cancer service at St George’s Hospital

Patients and staff have celebrated the launch of an oncology service that gives cancer patients rapid access to specialist care, without the need for an overnight stay. Opened in partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support, the Ambulatory Oncology Care Unit (AOCU) at St George’s provides a central location for cancer patients …

23 Apr 2018

Statement on behalf of Ray Wilkins’ family

Statement on behalf of Ray Wilkins’ family It is with great sadness we announce that Raymond Colin Wilkins passed away this morning. We would like to thank St George’s staff for the amazing work they have done to care for our beloved Ray.  We would also like to say thank …

4 Apr 2018

Home therapies (including peritoneal dialysis) and renal transplant clinics to transfer to Courtyard Clinic building at St George’s on 9 April

The home therapies (including peritoneal dialysis) and renal transplant clinics will transfer to the Courtyard Clinic building at St George’s Hospital on 9 April.  The peritoneal dialysis clinic is currently provided out of Willow Annexe, and our renal transplant clinic is based in Atkinson Morley, both of which are also on the St George’s Hospital …

3 Apr 2018

UK first at St George’s saves life of mother and her unborn baby

Specialists at St George’s have operated on a woman to repair a life-threatening, large swelling in the artery supplying blood to her unborn baby.

27 Mar 2018

Band 5 Nurses invited to learn more about working at St George’s

Following the success of our recent nursing open day, where 60 nurses were recruited, St George’s will be holding a Band 5 nurses open day in March. At our January open day, more than 100 nurses attended to learn more about what St George’s can offer, including our world-leading neurosciences, headline-making neonatal …

20 Mar 2018