June's Press Releases

29th June 2016

National role for Trust cancer nurse

A Colchester nurse has been appointed president elect of an organisation that represents cancer nurses throughout the UK.

28th June 2016

#LoveOurEUstaff | Valued and welcome!

We are sending a message far and wide saying to our European staff that you are valued and welcome.

28th June 2016

Patient Experience Awareness Evening

Next month's meeting of the North East Essex Urology Cancer Support Group will take the form of a "Patient Experience Awareness Evening".

27th June 2016

Healthwatch Essex launches 'TripAdvisor' for mental health services

From today (Monday 27th June), Essex residents will have the chance to review mental health services on Healthwatch Essex's 'TripAdvisor'-style Feedback Centre.

27th June 2016

Waiting time halved for stones treatment

Waiting times for patients who need treatment for kidney stones have been halved following a £63,000 investment in new facilities at Colchester General Hospital.

17th June 2016

New facilities open on Children's Unit

Five extra clinic rooms have just opened in the Children's Outpatient Department at Colchester General Hospital following a £120,000 investment.

13th June 2016

Nurse's memory wall fundraising challenge

Until last month, she had never cycled more than five miles but soon Maisey Dear will aim to pedal 50 in support of the patients she cares for in Colchester.

10th June 2016

Event is aimed at the doctors of tomorrow

Forty-five potential doctors of the future will spend a day at Colchester General Hospital later this month (June) to learn more about careers in medicine.

7th June 2016

We are your PALS!

PALS Awareness Week is 13-17 June and Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust is urging the public to use its Patient Advice and Liaison Service to raise concerns about the care it provides.

2nd June 2016

For the fourth year running, Gavin supports chemo unit

Superfit Gavin Allen will pay his annual visit to the Mary Barron Suite next week (7 June) to hand over the money he raised by running this year's London Marathon.