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    Medway Midwives shortlisted for top national award

    18 January 2019

    The Trust’s midwifery unit has been shortlisted for the prestigious Royal College of Midwives (RCM) ‘Midwifery Service of the Year’ Award. 

     

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    Inspiring our future clinicians – through teddies!

    15 January 2019

    Staff were delighted to welcome local primary school children to the Trust in September for the launch of Medway’s ‘Teddy Bear Hospital’.

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    The NHS long term plan

    07 January 2019

    The NHS long term plan will save almost half a million more lives with practical action on major killer conditions and investment in world class, cutting edge treatments including genomic tests for every child with cancer.

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    Health Secretary praises improvements at Trust

    30 November 2018

    The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock MP, got the chance to see recent improvements that are already benefitting patients when he visited Medway Maritime Hospital.

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    Occupational Therapy Week comes to Medway!

    09 November 2018

    A team of occupational therapists from Medway NHS Foundation Trust have been getting out and about to raise the profile of their profession this Occupational Therapy Week. 

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    Medway opens the doors to new £11.5million Emergency Department building

    08 November 2018

    On 8 November 2018, the new Emergency Department building at Medway Maritime Hospital will be opening its doors to admit new patients.

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    Spotlight on Learning Disabilities at the Trust

    07 November 2018

    Research has shown that people with a learning disability have a life expectancy 20 years lower than the general population. Eloise Brett, Learning Disabilities Liaison Nurse, reveals how she supports patients with learning disabilities in hospital.

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    Organ Donation: The gift of life is in your hands

    01 November 2018

    Medway Organ Donation Committee Chair Gill Fargher reveals her personal connection to the organ donor scheme, which helps save thousands of lives in the UK every year.

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    Medway Diabetes nurses win national award

    25 October 2018

    Two diabetes nurses from Medway NHS Foundation Trust were part of a team who received a national award for their work in setting up an online forum supporting colleagues across the country.

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    Have a very Medway Christmas at our hospital Christmas Fair

    23 October 2018

    Patients, visitors, staff and local residents will be able to get into the festive spirit at Medway Maritime Hospital on Friday 7 December at our Christmas Fair on the hospital site.