Latest news — articles for 2020
This page has been created to provide information on coronavirus cases at Barts Health hospitals.
A picture of two pharmacy technicians from St Bartholomew’s Hospital, taken by their colleague, has been shortlisted in a high profile art exhibition from the Duchess of Cambridge and the National Portrait Gallery.
An immunotherapy drug called ‘avelumab’ has been shown to significantly improve survival in patients with the most common type of bladder cancer, according to results from a phase III clinical trial led by Barts Health and Queen Mary University of London.
Barts Health NHS Trust is implementing the Class Attendance Tracker (CAT) system across its five hospitals as part of its digitisation journey and is pioneering the use of QR code technology to monitor training attendance.
Nurses who had been redeployed at Barts Health during the peak of the pandemic have reflected on what they’ve learned during an unprecedented period for the nursing profession and how the legacy of Covid-19 will shape their practice.
A valuable account of how two Whipps Cross Hospital employees came together to support one another after living through the challenges of organ donation and transplant.
Barts Health NHS Trust has the best surgical resection rates for lung cancer in the country, indicating that more patients at St Bartholomew’s Hospital are having life-saving surgery to cure their cancer than anywhere else, according to a new report.
Newham Hospital has introduced a new blood pressure app for pregnant women who have, or are at risk of, high blood pressure. The app enables them to accurately measure and record their blood pressure at home, reducing the need for hospital visits.