In the Great Hall at St Bartholomew’s Hospital on 9 May 2019 we took time to reflect upon the achievements of our nurses and midwives over the last year.
Today marks St Bartholomew's Hospital's 469th View Day.
Merryl Lawrenson, who began her long nursing career at St Bartholomew's Hospital back in 1971, is now retired but sits on the executive committee for St Bartholomew’s Hospital League of Nurses. In her special #ViewDay blog, Merryl looks back on her memories of View Day over the years and explains what the day means to the League of St Bartholomew's Nurses.
At Barts Health, WeCare about people Staying Healthy during Ramadan. Ramadan is the month in which Muslims refrain from eating and drinking during the daylight hours from dawn to sunset. This year, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar starts on or around Sunday 5th May 2019 and lasts until around Tuesday 4th June 2019.
Congratulations to Newham University Hospital and Whipps Cross Hospital who have achieved UNICEF Baby-Friendly status Stage 2.
We chat to Doris on her career as a midwife and her plans for retirement.
It was an exhilarating day for our Barts Charity London Marathon runners on Sunday.
The exceptional work by doctors and clinical teams at Barts Health was recognised this week at the BMJ Awards.
The Rainbow Centre at Newham University Hospital is a place where parents can unwind and step away from the ward, and one of our examples for #ExpOfCare Week.
At Whipps Cross Hospital, Macmillan Information and Support Team Leader Clare Golden has gone the extra mile to improve the experience of care provided to one of our patients and his wife.