September's Press Releases

27th September 2017

Staff in pyjamas launch campaign

Staff at Colchester General Hospital wore their pyjamas to help launch an initiative to accelerate the recovery of patients in the hospital.

26th September 2017

Clinicians urge local people to get their flu vaccination

Thousands of local people across Colchester and Tendring who are at a high risk of medical complications from contracting the flu virus are being offered free flu vaccination this autumn, as part of a NHS drive to minimise the virus’s impact ahead of the annual flu season.

19th September 2017

New date and venue for remembrance service

A new venue has been chosen for a baby remembrance service that has been held in Colchester every year since 1994.

12th September 2017

Tea party to celebrate "life after breast cancer"

Organisers of a popular tea party held in Colchester to celebrate improving breast cancer survival rates are appealing for people to take part in the 2017 event.

8th September 2017

Families benefit from maternity ward upgrade

The maternity ward at Colchester General Hospital has reopened following the completion of a seven-week refurbishment programme costing £438,000.

7th September 2017

Public invited to Trust's Annual Members' Meeting

The Annual Members' Meeting of Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust will be held on Thursday 14 September.

1st September 2017

Major programme launched across Essex for residents with a learning disabilities

Health and social care staff across the county have joined together to improve the life chances of people in Essex with a learning disability.