News and events


Staff help create UK’s only ‘recipe book’ of anaesthetic improvement methods

Our anaesthetic team have made significant contributions to the Royal College of Anaesthetists’ Quality Improvement Compendium, which was published this week. The text book includes a set of 136 ‘recipes’ giving audit standards and quality improvement guidance across the whole of anaesthetic practice. This includes managing blood pressure in the intensive care …

8 Sep 2020


St George’s Hospital Charity spreads the love this September!

Throughout September, staff, patients and the public can nominate their #TeamGeorges Heroes as part of a new awards initiative from St George’s Hospital Charity. There are four categories to choose from, and the charity will be looking for nominations on social media. The four categories are: Coronavirus Pandemic Hero – …

2 Sep 2020


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

The RTS award-winning documentary series returns for a twenty-third 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.

1 Sep 2020


Join us for our Annual Members’ Meeting: Thursday 10 September

The Trust’s Annual Members’ Meeting is taking place on Thursday 10 September, 6pm-7.30pm. This year’s meeting will take place on Microsoft Teams, with all welcome to attend to hear about our progress over the last 12 months and the outstanding work of teams across the Trust during the Covid-19 pandemic. …

28 Aug 2020


St George’s anaesthetic team re-accredited for high quality patient care

Our anaesthetic team at St George’s have been re-accredited under the Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) Anaesthesia Clinical Services Accreditation (ACSA) scheme. ACSA is the RCoA’s peer-reviewed scheme that promotes quality improvement and the highest standards of anaesthetic service. To receive accreditation, departments are expected to demonstrate high standards in …

27 Aug 2020


Father donates kidney to son in first for St George’s after transplant operations resume

Alistair Dow was the first patient to undergo a kidney transplant at St George’s when the hospital’s transplant programme resumed last month. The service was temporarily paused in March due to the Covid-19 pandemic, but safely restarted in June with the first kidney transplant performed on Wednesday 24. Alistair, 28, …

10 Aug 2020


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: Survivors…

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 Hospital in South London – places where life, love and loss unfold every day.

4 Aug 2020


Temporary closure of Urgent Treatment Centre at Queen Mary’s Hospital, Roehampton

As part of our response to the Covid-19 outbreak, we decided on 30 March to temporarily close the Urgent Treatment Centre (UTC) at Queen Mary’s Hospital, Roehampton (formerly known as Minor Injury Unit). This decision has been made to protect patients, staff and the public. If you urgently need medical …

30 Jul 2020


St George’s gets Gold Award for supporting the Armed Forces Community!

St George’s has been named as one of the most supportive organisations for Britain’s Armed Forces across the entire private and public sectors in an announcement today (30 July 2020).

30 Jul 2020


“I see and work with people who are passionate about the Trust’s progress” – interview with Bassey Williams, staff governor

We have been meeting with our governors to learn more about the important role they play at the Trust. Bassey Williams is one of our staff governors, representing Allied Health Professionals and other Clinical and Technical staff. Bassey told us why she wanted to become a governor and how proud …

30 Jul 2020


Cancer patient praises St George’s for excellent care

A patient who is currently undergoing cancer treatment has thanked staff at St George’s for the excellent care she’s received over the past five years.

28 Jul 2020


Meet the Chief Nurse online at our careers webinar

Join us to find out about nursing careers here at St George’s in a special webinar and Q&A session hosted by our Chief Nursing Officer Robert Bleasdale in early August.

17 Jul 2020


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

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.

14 Jul 2020


New episode of 24 Hours in A&E: In Safe Hands…

This episode follows the stories of people who have tried to shield their loved ones from harm, exploring the strength and sacrifices parents will go through in order to protect their children.

7 Jul 2020


World-first Twins Trust centre launches at St George’s

The world-first Twins Trust Centre for Research and Clinical Excellence at St George’s Fetal Medicine Unit will demonstrate that it is one of the best providers of care for multiple pregnancies and offer support to other units throughout the UK.

6 Jul 2020