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    Meet Bill - our Patient Research Ambassador

    15 August 2018

    Patients are at the heart of clinical research projects taking place in NHS hospitals up and down the country. That’s why we have volunteers like Bill, who helps the Trust as a Patient Research Ambassador. 

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    Team Maia - a positive experience for inducing labour

    02 August 2018

    Team Maia is our award-winning team of maternity midwives who provide dedicated care to women who have their labour induced. It was established to ensure all women receive the best of care and support no matter how they experience labour and birth.

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    Medway NHS Foundation Trust speaks up on Hepatitis C

    27 July 2018

    To mark World Hepatitis Day (Saturday 28 July 2018), our staff at Medway Maritime Hospital have been raising awareness of the blood disease Hepatitis C. 

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    Medway NHS Foundation Trust maintains its rating following CQC inspection

    26 July 2018

    The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has today published a report based on its inspection of Medway Maritime Hospital in April and May 2018.

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    Robotic surgery – my story

    24 July 2018

    Since we welcomed the da Vinci robot to the Trust last year, more than 130 prostate and kidney patients have benefitted from this state of the art technology. Here, Medway resident Gino Manzotti talks about his experience of robotic surgery.

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    Spotlight on… Critical Care Rehabilitation Team

    20 July 2018

    The Critical Care Rehabilitation Team is a specialist therapy team working in our Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Research has shown that early rehabilitation for patients in critical care has many benefits, including improvements in strength, functional ability, quality of life and a reduced stay in hospital.

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    Memories of a Caribbean midwife, by Ursilla Camella Sullivan

    16 July 2018

    Ursilla came to England from Trinidad in 1954 and trained as a nurse, working at Chatham’s All Saints Hospital. Now living in Gravesend, she looks back on the changes she experienced working in the NHS.

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    Medway Hospital staff mark 70th anniversary of NHS

    05 July 2018

    Staff at Medway Maritime Hospital came together on Thursday 5 July to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the NHS.

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    Medway Chief Executive to depart

    29 June 2018

    Lesley Dwyer, Chief Executive of Medway NHS Foundation Trust, is to leave the organisation to return home to Australia where she will take up a new appointment.

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    We’re fighting to #EndPJParalysis

    25 June 2018

    Keeping our patients active can make a real difference to their experience of care and their long term health, which is why we are supporting the national campaign to #ENDPJPARALYSIS.