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ESNEFT Chair appointed

11/11/2019 | Announcements

Helen Taylor has been appointed Chair of the East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust. Her appointment was announced by Michael Horley, lead governor of the Trust’s Council of Governors at Thursday’s board meeting in public. Helen has been the Interim Chair of the Trust for the past five months and took over from… Read more »

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Cancer care moves at Colchester Hospital

08/11/2019 | Press releases

We are preparing to treat patients for the first time at Colchester Hospital’s new cancer centre. The Mary Barron Suite and Haematology Day Unit have merged and will both be located in The Collingwood Centre – our new £3.25million cancer centre – from Monday, 11 November. Please note that this means the Mary Barron Suite… Read more »

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ESNEFT among country’s best for stroke care

06/11/2019 | Press releases

New data shows that stroke patients at Ipswich and Colchester hospitals are getting timely access to specialist treatment and assessment, in turn giving them a better chance of making a good recovery. The most recent SSNAP (Sentinel Stroke National Audit Programme) data places the hospitals, which are run by East Suffolk and North Essex NHS… Read more »

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ESNEFT board to meet

04/11/2019 | Press releases

Patients, carers and the public have been invited to East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust’s (ESNEFT) board meeting on Thursday (7 November). During the meeting, a patient will describe their experience of receiving care at the trust, which runs Colchester and Ipswich hospitals as well as a wide range of community health services…. Read more »

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Main footpath at Colchester Hospital

Footpath closure at Colchester Hospital

29/10/2019 | Press releases

The main footpath from the visitors’ car park to the main block at Colchester Hospital will be closed from 7am on Wednesday, 30 October through to 7am on Tuesday, 5 November.   This closure is necessary so drainage works can be carried out as part of the ongoing project to redevelop the hospital’s main entrance… Read more »

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ESNEFT Green

Going green at ESNEFT

14/10/2019 | Press releases

We’re stepping up our efforts to go green after introducing new patient wristbands which use less plastic and extending the use of recycled paper across our sites. The procurement team has already rolled out the new wristbands at Ipswich Hospital, and will begin introducing them in Colchester shortly. The bands use an adhesive strip rather… Read more »

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