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Wednesday 16 August 2017

Patients rate the care environment at Guy's and St Thomas'

Patients rate the care environment at Guy's and St Thomas'
Description:
Guy's and St Thomas' has been rated above the national average in five out of six categories of the Patient-Led Assessments of the Care Environment (PLACE) – results were published by NHS Digital on Tuesday 15 August.
Date:
Wednesday 16 August 2017
Thursday 10 August 2017

Lives transformed by new robotic surgery

Lives transformed by new robotic surgery
Description:
Surgeons at Guy's Hospital have become the first in the world to routinely perform a new type of robotic surgery which transforms the lives of patients at risk of kidney failure.
Date:
Thursday 10 August 2017
Wednesday 9 August 2017

Fire safety at Guy's and St Thomas'

Fire safety at Guy's and St Thomas'
Description:
In common with other trusts across the NHS, we were asked by NHS Improvement (NHSI) to identify aluminium composite material (ACM) cladding panels following the tragedy at Grenfell Tower.
Date:
Wednesday 9 August 2017
Thursday 3 August 2017

Guy's and St Thomas' still number one for patient participation in research

Guy's and St Thomas' still number one for patient participation in research
Description:
More patients and healthy volunteers participated in research at Guy's and St Thomas' than at any other NHS trust in England, according to new figures published today (Wednesday 2 August).
Date:
Thursday 3 August 2017
Friday 28 July 2017

Council of Governors election result

Council of Governors election result
Description:
Voting in the 2017 election for a community staff representative on the Council of Governors closed on Friday 14 July. Congratulations to the successful candidate, Anita Macro.
Date:
Friday 28 July 2017
Monday 24 July 2017

Making it easier for patients to visit Guy's and St Thomas'

Making it easier for patients to visit Guy's and St Thomas'
Description:
Patients, staff and visitors, particularly those with disabilities, will be able to make their way around Guy's and St Thomas' more easily thanks to the launch of a new Accessibility Guide.
Date:
Monday 24 July 2017
Wednesday 12 July 2017

£30 million world-class Advanced Therapies Centre to be hosted at Guy's and St Thomas'

£30 million world-class Advanced Therapies Centre to be hosted at Guy's and St Thomas'
Description:
King's College London has been awarded £10 million by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) to establish a state-of-the-art Advanced Therapies Centre at Guy's and St Thomas'.
Date:
Wednesday 12 July 2017

Marching with Pride for Guy's and St Thomas'

Marching with Pride for Guy's and St Thomas'
Description:
This year more than 100 staff from Guy's and St Thomas' marched at London Pride on Saturday 8 July and many others attended UK Black Pride events in Vauxhall on Sunday 9 July.
Date:
Wednesday 12 July 2017

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