News

  • Niamh Finlay and James Forder - the Trust’s first home-grown occupational therapists

    Trust produces first home-grown occupational therapists

    01 September 2023

    Congratulations to Niamh Finlay and James Forder who have qualified as the Trust’s first home-grown occupational therapists. Both joined the Trust around five years ago as therapy assistant practitioners.

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    New robot for pharmacy department – temporary change

    29 August 2023

    Work is due to start on replacing our pharmacy department's current dispensing robot. In order for these works to be carried out our pharmacy service in the outpatients’ area on Level 2 in the Red Zone will be closed from Monday 4 September until early December 2023. 

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    Trust proudly celebrates Medway Pride

    21 August 2023

    On Saturday 19 August, leaders and colleagues proudly represented Medway NHS Foundation Trust for the first time in the LGBTQIA+ Medway Pride parade, which took place through Rochester and joined in with the vibrant, festival atmosphere.

  • News update 2023

    Patients set to benefit from new Medway and Swale Community Diagnostic Centres

    21 August 2023

    Patients in Medway and Swale are set to benefit from quicker and easier access to a range of vital tests and scans with the launch of new Community Diagnostic Centres (CDCs).

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    New maternal mental health service launched to help families ‘thrive’ after birth trauma or perinatal loss

    18 August 2023

    Thrive has been launched by the Trust in partnership with Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust (KMPT) to help support those who have received psychological care and treatment from primary care or counselling services, after they experienced birth trauma or perinatal loss but are still experiencing trauma symptoms and require further treatment.

  • News update 2023

    Innovative Pharmacy project shortlisted for major award

    14 August 2023

    Congratulations to colleagues from our Pharmacy Department pictured) who have been shortlisted for a major prize at the prestigious HSJ Awards 2023!

  • From left Peter Pugh Cook and Consultant Otolaryngologist Head and Neck Surgeon Manuel Oyarzabal

    Cancer patient's joy on regaining the sound of his voice

    09 August 2023

    Peter Pugh-Cook has regained the sound of his voice after becoming the first person at Medway to undergo a surgical procedure to inject an implant into his paralysed vocal cord under a local anaesthetic.

  • News update 2023

    Welcoming our new junior doctors

    04 August 2023

    The Trust has welcomed a new group of doctors for their induction to the hospital this week, including around 60 joining the NHS for the first time.

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    Join us at our Annual Members’ Meeting

    25 July 2023

    Members of the public are invited to the Trust’s Annual Members’ Meeting on Wednesday 27 September 2023.

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    Raising awareness of hepatitis

    24 July 2023

    To mark World Hepatitis Day later this week, our Gastroenterology and Hepatology Team will be in our main entrance tomorrow (Tuesday 25 July) from 10am to 4pm to increase knowledge and understanding of hepatitis.