Latest news — articles for July 2018


City of London grants planning permission for Nuffield Health at St Bartholomew’s

Leading not-for-profit UK healthcare organisation Nuffield Health has received approval from the City of London to renovate the dilapidated former pathology and residential staff quarters buildings at London’s oldest hospital, St Bartholomew’s. The pathology building developed ‘cult status’ after it had a key role in the second series of the BBC programme Sherlock.

Record numbers benefiting from health research

More of our patients than ever before are receiving innovative and life-changing treatments, with more than 16,000 patients involved in clinical research at Barts Health.

One of UK's top employers for equality

Barts Health has been named among the UK’s top 50 organisations for taking action to improve social mobility in the workplace.

#NHS70 marks 70 years of friendship

Sybil Allen, 87, and Mary Walker, 88, both met at at St Bartholomew’s Hospital on their first day of preliminary nursing training school on 28 December 1948. 70 years on, after enjoying long nursing careers together, they remain the best of friends and now live together in the Cotswolds.

Celebrating 70 years of the NHS

As the NHS turns 70 we reflect on all that our fantastic staff do to provide safe and compassionate care for our patients. 

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