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    New service to drop off patient belongings

    15 January 2021

    We have launched a new service to help our patients receive belongings from their loved ones while they are staying at Medway Maritime Hospital.

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    Need an endoscopy? Don’t miss your appointment, it’s safe to attend

    13 January 2021

    Patients not attending urgent endoscopies because of fears of COVID-19 are at risk of missing the opportunity for diagnosis and treatment of serious conditions, warn doctors.

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    ‘The NHS saved my life after Christmas COVID misery’

    11 January 2021

    A 34-year-old man from Medway has paid tribute to staff at Medway NHS Foundation Trust for ‘saving his life’ after he was admitted to hospital with COVID-19 on Christmas day.

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    Suspension of home birth service

    31 December 2020

    We will be contacting all of those women who had planned to give birth at home over the coming weeks, and support them in making arrangements to have their baby in our maternity unit at Medway Maritime Hospital.

     

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    Stop the virus, help the NHS

    22 December 2020

    The pressure on all NHS services across Kent and Medway has risen significantly due to the higher infection rates in the community.

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    Messages for loved ones

    20 December 2020

    We are inviting relatives and friends of patients being cared for at Medway Maritime Hospital to send in a message of support whilst visiting restrictions are in place during the COVID-19 outbreak. 

     

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    Covid-19 vaccine information for patients

    09 December 2020

    Covid-19 vaccinations will be available from a range of NHS services over the coming months. Help protect Kent and Medway by getting vaccinated.

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    Trust’s Emergency Department scoops top nursing award

    07 December 2020

    Medway NHS Foundation Trust’s Emergency Department (ED) has won a major national healthcare award for its work in developing a clinically-led workforce strategy.

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    Limited visiting in maternity department

    04 December 2020

    As a result of high COVID-19 infection rates in the local community, the difficult decision to introduce further visiting measures in the maternity department has been made.

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    Pressures on NHS services

    04 December 2020

    The pressure on all NHS services across Kent and Medway has risen significantly due to the higher infection rates in the community we’ve seen in recent weeks.