News

  • CPR for web

    Hospital staff teach life-saving CPR for inaugural ‘CPR’athon’

    14 October 2019

    Medway NHS Foundation Trust has staged a ‘CPR’athon’ to help raise awareness and highlight the importance of life-saving Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training ahead of ‘World Restart a Heart Day’ on Wednesday 16 October 2019.

  • Neontal

    Preventing cerebral palsy in pre-term labour

    04 October 2019

    The neonatal and maternity teams at Medway Maritime Hospital are celebrating the success of a programme which aims to reduce cerebral palsy in premature babies, on World Cerebral Palsy Day (Sunday 6 October).

  • burgers for website

    Hardworking NHS staff enjoy free lunch

    04 October 2019

    Staff at Medway Maritime Hospital were delighted to receive a generous donation of a free lunch yesterday (Thursday 3 October), courtesy of global charity, Rapid Relief Team (RRT).

  • hypo for web

    Medway diabetes nurse releases parody music video for Hypo Awareness Week

    30 September 2019

    Staff at Medway NHS Foundation Trust have come together to film a parody version of the Village People’s ‘YMCA’ to raise awareness for Hypo Awareness Week (30 September to 6 October). Watch it here: https://youtu.be/Y1N4OAaLRac

  • Neontal

    Preventing cerebral palsy in pre-term labour

    27 September 2019

    The neonatal and maternity teams at Medway Maritime Hospital are celebrating the success of a programme which aims to reduce cerebral palsy in premature babies, ahead of World Cerebral Palsy Day on Sunday 6 October 2019.

  • Falls team

    Working hard to reduce the number of falls in hospital

    25 September 2019

    This week is Falls Prevention Awareness Week (Monday 23-29 September), but the work to help prevent a patient’s risk of falling takes place all year round.

  • HMS for web

    Trust recognised by government for armed forces work

    09 September 2019

    Medway NHS Foundation Trust has received a national award from the Ministry of Defence for its work in supporting the armed forces community.

  • ZeroTolerance banner

    Trust staff here to help, not be hurt

    15 August 2019

    Medway NHS Foundation Trust is asking local people to respect the dedicated NHS staff who care for them by launching a zero tolerance campaign to tackle threats of violence, abuse or harassment against staff.

  • Yazzy for web

    Hospital welcomes new therapy dog

    14 August 2019

    Medway Maritime Hospital has welcomed a new therapy dog, a golden retriever named Yazzy, to bring cheer to patients, staff and visitors.

  • Research

    Research team lead from the front

    13 August 2019

    The Trust’s Research and Innovation Team recruited the highest number of participants from any NHS organisation in the south east for health research studies last year, according to the latest figures.