January's Press Releases

23rd January 2018

Extra support for people affected by dementia

The families of people with dementia who are being treated at Colchester Hospital are now receiving dedicated support to overcome difficulties and stay connected to their loved one following the launch of a new specialist service.

22nd January 2018

Nurse Sarah wants close-knit Blanketeers to expand across UK

A nurse wants to create a close-knit community across the UK, helping patients nearing the end of their lives.

18th January 2018

It’s good to talk: Clinicians want to mark Essex Dementia Day by raising awareness

To mark Essex Dementia Day on January 19, Essex County Council is encouraging people across Colchester and Tendring, concerned about the illness, to seek advice from their local GP.

18th January 2018

Staff and patients team up for research showcase

Members of staff from our hospital joined patients who are currently undergoing medical trials, for a research showcase on the main corridor this morning.

18th January 2018

State-of-the-art decontamination unit opens

A new state-of-the-art decontamination unit has opened at Colchester Hospital to further improve patient safety by ensuring medical equipment continues to be disinfected to the highest standards.

8th January 2018

New Year, new you?

Have you made your New Year’s resolution and does it involve getting healthier in 2018?