News

  • All change for our surgical wards

    All change for our surgical wards

    03 July 2017

    As part of the Trust’s continued efforts to take our care from better to best and on to brilliant, the surgical directorate has made some major changes to how the surgical wards are organised at Medway Maritime Hospital.

  • Clean hands saves lives

    Clean hands save lives

    28 June 2017

    Medway NHS Foundation Trust recently launched a ‘Hands Aware, Safe to Care’ campaign to promote better hand hygiene amongst staff, patients and visitors at the Trust.

  • Location of 6 July 2017 board meeting

    13 June 2017

    Please note that the Trust board meeting being held on 6 July 2017 will take place at the Maidstone Suite, Bridgewood Manor Hotel, Walderslade Woods, Chatham, ME5 9AX. The meeting will begin at 1.30pm.

  • Come and find out about our improvement plans

    06 June 2017

    We will be holding an event on Wednesday 14 June at 6pm in the Postgraduate Centre focussing on our improvement plan, Better, Best, Brilliant.

  • One-minute silence

    25 May 2017

    Medway NHS Foundation Trust will be observing the national one-minute silence at 11am today (25 May) to remember the victims of the terrorist attack in Manchester.

  • Medway NHS Foundation Trust is celebrating the success of a buddying agreement with Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

    Celebrating success - with thanks to our buddies

    27 April 2017

    Medway NHS Foundation Trust is celebrating the success of a buddying agreement with a major London teaching hospital trust, which has led to significant improvements.

  • Her Royal Highness the Countess of Wessex visited the maternity bereavement suite at the Medway Maritime Hospital

    HRH the Countess of Wessex visits Abigail’s Place

    25 April 2017

    Her Royal Highness the Countess of Wessex visited the maternity bereavement suite at the Medway Maritime Hospital, Gillingham on Wednesday 19 April 2017.

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    A big thank you to our generous community this Easter

    13 April 2017

    A big thank you from everyone at the Trust to our very generous community here in Medway - and beyond! - who have been so generous in donating easter eggs to our young patients and their families this year.

  • Chris Martin; John McLaughlin; Laura Warne and Kerry O’Neil

    Trust gets ‘funky’ to reduce falls

    05 April 2017

    A colourful new programme has been launched at Medway NHS Foundation Trust to reduce falls in hospital and improve the well-being for patients who use walking frames.

  • Staff at Medway Maritime Hospital celebrate coming out of special measures.

    Trust exits special measures after ‘major improvements’

    17 March 2017

    Medway NHS Foundation Trust has exited special measures following an inspection by the Care Quality Commission in November