Nurse Baby delivers baby on plane!

Staff nurse Leela Baby had just the job – and the name – when an emergency call went out on the 0150 Air India flight she was travelling on.

Thomas Kemp Tower lift replacement programme starts Monday 29 Nov

Improving the public lifts in the Thomas Kemp Tower

From Monday 29 November works will begin to replace the public lifts in the Thomas Kemp Tower.

Resilience Webinar – How to build your inner strength

Liggy Webb is kindly hosting another Resilience Wellbeing Webinar on 9/12/21 from 10:00-10:55am.

Leaving on a high with Inclusion Award

Babs Harris, our Head of Inclusion, has been awarded a prestigious Integrated Care System (ICS) Black History Month Gratitude Award for her work and dedication to diversity. It’s particularly timely as Babs retires this week following 26 years at the Trust. We caught up with Babs to find out more about her achievements:

Trust Army surgeon was among those laying wreaths at the Remembrance Sunday service in Brighton

Lt Col Caesar recently returned from deployment to Afghanistan, where he worked in a hospital set up for injured personnel and Afghans going through the evacuation process at Kabul airport.

Bronwyn Powell

Congratulations to our Star of the Month for September

Healthcare assistant Bronwyn Powell won Star of the Month for September after receiving a public nomination for going above and beyond for a patient.

New ‘calm and beautiful’ reflection room opens for families on neonatal ward

A new ‘reflection room’ has opened on the neonatal ward at St Richard’s Hospital thanks to funding from Love Your Hospital, the dedicated charity of St Richard’s, Worthing and Southlands hospitals.

Official opening of staff Wellbeing Garden at St Richard’s Hospital

The garden, worth over £200,000, was gifted to colleagues as a thank you for their hard work during the pandemic by Chichester-based award-winning landscape and garden design studio, Andy Stedman Design.

Looking to take the next step in your nursing career?

University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust will be at this year’s Nursing Times Careers Live jobs fair and career development event on Saturday 13 November at the Hilton Brighton Metropole.

Greener surgery team members

UHSussex green surgery team nationally recognised for sustainable healthcare project

The project looked at reducing the number of blood tests a patient needs before an operation; saving patient time, money and reducing carbon footprint.

Maggie Davies

UHSussex calls on community to follow hospital rules and keep safe as Covid cases rise

It is really important that people who are coming to our hospitals make sure that they are aware of our visitor policy.

Man using inhaler

UHSussex in green inhaler project as NHS sets zero carbon target

Study finds that if patients on one respiratory ward changed the inhaler they were using their collective carbon footprint could reduce by about 90% in one year.