November's Press Releases

26th November 2014

Hospital returns to normal working

Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust has today (Wed) de-escalated the internal major incident it declared on 13 November following an inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) the previous day.

24th November 2014

"Christmas Social" to round off the year

North East Essex Urology Cancer Support Group will next week (3rd Dec) meet for the last time in 2014.

20th November 2014

Trust appoints Macmillan Lead Cancer Nurse

An experienced cancer nurse has returned to her native Essex to become Macmillan Lead Cancer Nurse/Head of Cancer Nursing at Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust.

18th November 2014

Charity boost from "Spirit of Christmas"

Funds will be raised for Colchester's Neonatal Unit at "The Spirit of Christmas 2014" shopping event in Marks Tey next week (27 November).

14th November 2014

Colchester Macmillan information manager honoured for life-changing work

Colchester based Macmillan Information Manager, Debbie Farthing, has been recognised for her inspirational work supporting people affected by cancer in the area.

14th November 2014

Trust's Council of Governors to meet

The Council of Governors of Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust will meet on Thursday (20 Nov).

14th November 2014

Avoid visiting A&E unless absolutely necessary

People across north east Essex are being asked not to go to the Accident and Emergency department at Colchester General Hospital unless they have a serious or life threatening condition.

10th November 2014

Papers published for Trust board meeting

The board of directors of the NHS trust that runs Colchester General Hospital and Essex County Hospital will meet in public on Thursday (13 Nov).

10th November 2014

Success for Trust at awards ceremony

Staff at Colchester General Hospital are celebrating their outstanding success in the 16th annual Building Better Healthcare (BBH) Awards.