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Two “firsts” for dietitian Sara

26/06/2020 | Press releases

A dietitian with East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust (ESNEFT) has become the first in the region and only one of a handful nationally to earn a sought-after qualification which allows her to prescribe certain medicines to further improve patient care. Sara Rollin, who is based at Ipswich Hospital, sailed through her supplementary… Read more »

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Updated arrangements for visiting and appointments in maternity services during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

25/06/2020 | Press releases

Guidance for visiting maternity wards and attending ultrasound scans has changed at hospitals run by East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust (ESNEFT). The Trust has been looking at how it can safely ease the existing restrictions in maternity services. These had to be put in place due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Not… Read more »

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Changes to visiting advice

16/06/2020 | Press releases

Visiting rules are being relaxed at hospitals run by East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust (ESNEFT) so that some patients and their loved ones can see each other again. The Trust reintroduced visiting yesterday (15 June). It comes after the publication of new national guidance on hospital visiting during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic…. Read more »

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Interim NEDS take up their posts

15/06/2020 | Press releases

East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust (ESNEFT) has welcomed back two former non-executive directors (NEDs) with a raft of experience in finance and steering transformation projects. Elaine Noske and Diane Leacock will act as interims and will serve on the Board for the next six months. They bring with them extensive experience at… Read more »

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Lake improvement works at Colchester Hospital

10/06/2020 | Press releases

Work to refurbish the lake area at Colchester Hospital has begun. The project started before the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and has resumed this week. It is part of the wider redevelopment of the front of the main hospital building. The benefits of green space to health and wellbeing are well recognised. These improvements to the… Read more »

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Elective care centre feedback set for discussion

04/06/2020 | Press releases

Around 450 people have fed back their views on a proposal to create an elective care centre (ECC) in Colchester for patients who need planned orthopaedic surgery, such as hip and knee replacements. The community was encouraged to comment on East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust’s (ESNEFT) plans to create the centre at… Read more »

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