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    Dermatology Service in North Kent

    19 February 2019

    A new dermatology service for north Kent and Medway will go live on 1 April, offering patients across Medway, Swale, Dartford, Gravesham and Swanley a more consistent service and shorter waiting times.

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    Grow my brain gives babies the best start in life

    14 February 2019

    The Grow my Brain Campaign aims to raise awareness of the importance of bonding with babies in the womb, and the first days and years of a child’s life. 

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    Mothers rate Medway as one of top Trusts for maternity care

    29 January 2019

    The Trust's maternity unit has been ranked by patients as one of the country’s best-performing services for women, babies and their families, in the 2018 Maternity Survey.

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    Medway Midwives shortlisted for top national award

    18 January 2019

    The Trust’s midwifery unit has been shortlisted for the prestigious Royal College of Midwives (RCM) ‘Midwifery Service of the Year’ Award. 


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    Inspiring our future clinicians – through teddies!

    15 January 2019

    Staff were delighted to welcome local primary school children to the Trust in September for the launch of Medway’s ‘Teddy Bear Hospital’.

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    The NHS long term plan

    07 January 2019

    The NHS long term plan will save almost half a million more lives with practical action on major killer conditions and investment in world class, cutting edge treatments including genomic tests for every child with cancer.

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    Health Secretary praises improvements at Trust

    30 November 2018

    The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock MP, got the chance to see recent improvements that are already benefitting patients when he visited Medway Maritime Hospital.

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    Occupational Therapy Week comes to Medway!

    09 November 2018

    A team of occupational therapists from Medway NHS Foundation Trust have been getting out and about to raise the profile of their profession this Occupational Therapy Week. 

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    Medway opens the doors to new £11.5million Emergency Department building

    08 November 2018

    On 8 November 2018, the new Emergency Department building at Medway Maritime Hospital will be opening its doors to admit new patients.

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    Spotlight on Learning Disabilities at the Trust

    07 November 2018

    Research has shown that people with a learning disability have a life expectancy 20 years lower than the general population. Eloise Brett, Learning Disabilities Liaison Nurse, reveals how she supports patients with learning disabilities in hospital.