June's Press Releases

26th June 2014

Patients to benefit from £235,000 refurbishment

A ward at Colchester General Hospital has undergone an eight-week £235,000 refurbishment.

25th June 2014

Information centre appeals for volunteers

More volunteers are needed at the Macmillan Information Centre at Essex County Hospital in Colchester.

23rd June 2014

Hospital dietitian is guest speaker

Dietitian Hayley Cole will be the guest speaker at the July meeting of the North East Essex Urology Cancer Support Group.

19th June 2014

Diamond anniversary thanksgiving service

A thanksgiving service is being held at a Colchester church as part of the 60th anniversary celebrations of the Colchester League of Hospital & Community Friends.

12th June 2014

Births to resume at midwife-led units

Births will resume at the Clacton and Harwich midwife-led units from early next month (July), it was agreed this afternoon (Thurs).

9th June 2014

Public invited to Trust's board meeting

The board of the NHS trust that runs Colchester General Hospital and Essex County Hospital will meet in public on Thursday (12 June).

6th June 2014

UK's most modern radiotherapy centre starts to treat patients

A £25m state-of-the-art radiotherapy centre at Colchester General Hospital will become operational on Monday (9 June).

5th June 2014

World Orthoptic Day

The Orthoptic Department at Essex County Hospital celebrated World Orthoptic Day by creating a display covering the key roles of orthoptists and the types of patients that are treated in the department.