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Centre of Excellence award for Colchester gynaecology department

Centre of Excellence award for Colchester gynaecology department

05/03/2019 | Announcements

A Colchester Hospital department has been honoured. They have been recognised for performing a procedure (Endometrial Ablation) that helps women who suffer heavy or abnormal bleeding during their periods. Led by consultant gynecologist Mr Fadi Alfhaily, the gynaecology department has named as a centre of excellence for their work performing the NovaSure procedure.   NovaSure can be carried out… Read more »

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Cancer centre construction gathers pace

01/03/2019 | Announcements

Colchester Hospital’s new state-of-the-art cancer centre will continue to take shape next week. As part of the construction of the Collingwood Centre, more steel work will be craned into position on the site in the coming days. The project has been funded with thanks to the Cancer Centre Campaign, a £3.25million appeal run by the… Read more »

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Colchester Hospital footbridge

Bridge replacement work at Colchester Hospital

04/02/2019 | Announcements

Work to replace the narrow blue footbridge at the front of Colchester Hospital is due to begin on Monday, 4 February.   It is part of the wider, multi-million plan to transform and extend the main entrance of the hospital. David Cohen, capital project manager at Colchester Hospital, said: “The existing bridge is cramped and… Read more »

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chaplaincy team

SPOTLIGHT ON – ESNEFT chaplaincy

28/01/2019 | Announcements

ESNEFT chaplains and their dedicated team support our patients, their families, and our staff and volunteers at any stage of their life, talking and listening to people from all walks of life to meet their spiritual needs.   Lead chaplain Allison Cline-Dean, said: “We will always be there for a patient who is dying and… Read more »

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Jess Rowland, Lisa Larner and Nicola Heath

Testing babies for jaundice in the community

21/01/2019 | Announcements

New parents will no longer need to take their babies to hospital for a simple test which can now be done at home or in the community. ESNEFT’s community midwifery teams in east Suffolk have been provided with new bilirubinometers which test for jaundice in newborn babies. This means colleagues can carry out the test… Read more »

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