News

  • BigSplash

    Big Splash Swimathon

    11 January 2018

    We’re delighted our hospital has been chosen as the charity partner for Medway Sport’s Big Splash swimathon on Sunday 21 January. This year all money raised will be donated to The Medway NHS Foundation Trust Charitable Fund so we’re urging staff, patients and supporters to sign up and get sponsorship.

  • Appointments

    Advice to patients with planned operations and outpatient appointments at Medway Maritime Hospital

    05 January 2018

    You may have heard in the national media that the NHS may need to cancel appointments in order to cope with the current pressures. We are currently working through this advice and actively assessing the number of planned outpatient appointments and operations we can carry out over this period.

  • stay well this winter

    Health services in Medway over the festive period

    21 December 2017

    If you’re unwell this Christmas or New Year, think carefully about where to go for advice and treatment, so you can receive the right treatment – quickly.

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    Hospital artwork wins international printing award

    14 December 2017

    Artwork installed in Medway Maritime Hospital commemorating organ donors has won a coveted Gold Award in the FESPA International Printing Awards, held in Hamburg. .

  • Winter carousel

    Look after yourself in the cold weather

    30 November 2017

    You can help us keep the hospital running effectively by choosing the most appropriate care provider if you are unwell.

  • Robot pic

    Medway launches innovative robotic surgery

    03 November 2017

    The Trust held a very special event to officially welcome its newest member of staff – a surgical robot called da Vinci. Unsurprisingly, da Vinci was the star of the show, even cutting its own official opening ribbon!

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    AGM marks look back at an excellent year for Medway

    01 November 2017

    In September, around 100 staff, governors, volunteers, members and stakeholders came together at Canterbury Christ Church university’s Medway campus for the Annual General Meeting to mark an extremely successful year for the Trust.

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    We're #flufighters

    26 October 2017

    With the flu season now upon us, staff at Medway Maritime Hospital are joining forces to keep the nasty bug out of the Hospital.

  • Smokefree 1st Anniversary

    Trust celebrates smoke-free anniversary

    18 October 2017

    Staff from Medway NHS Foundation Trust and the Medway Stop Smoking Service marked an important event this week – the one year anniversary of the Trust’s move to a smoke-free site.

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    Stroke review update

    05 October 2017

    Health commissioners from the eight clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in Kent and Medway are preparing for a formal public consultation on stroke services in Spring 2018.