October's Press Releases

30th October 2015

Hospital's Macmillan centre appeals for more volunteers

More volunteers are needed at the Macmillan Information Centre at Colchester General Hospital.

26th October 2015

Invitation to Trust's October board meeting

The board of directors of the NHS trust that runs Colchester General Hospital and Essex County Hospital will meet in public this week.

23rd October 2015

Keyhole surgery for bladder cancer

Keyhole surgery for bladder cancer will be the subject of a talk at next month's meeting of the North East Essex Urology Cancer Support Group.

22nd October 2015

Handy new service for pregnant women

A new online and phone service for newly-pregnant women has started this week in Colchester, Tendring, Halstead and the Colne Valley.

21st October 2015

Stomach bug? Stay at home!

With the weather getting colder, we can expect to see winter illnesses coming to the fore, such as diarrhoea and vomiting, which is often caused by norovirus.

15th October 2015

Vascular ward reopens after £670,000 upgrade

A vascular ward serving the people of east Suffolk, north east Essex and the Colne Valley has re-opened following a £670,000 transformation.

8th October 2015

Physio woos dragons to win innovation award

A physiotherapist is the winner of the first Dragons' Den style innovation scheme organised by the NHS trust that runs Colchester General Hospital.