Ground breaking AI software a life saver for stroke patients

Cutting edge software that uses artificial intelligence technology to assess the severity of a stroke is now being used across Sussex to improve the way people who have suffered strokes are diagnosed and treated.

Sussex NHS Workers at BHAFC match

NHS workers get big match treat for pandemic work

A sponsor of Brighton and Hove Albion FC made a group of Sussex NHS workers guests of honour after being inspired by his daughter’s work as a nurse during COVID-19.

Holding hands painting

Local twin artists donate Holding Hands painting

Local artists Two Faced Twins recreated the heart-warming picture of Ron and Pat Wood, who passed away from Covid within days of each other, holding hands.

Peter Tuppen

First patient treated with innovative and lifesaving radiotherapy in Sussex

Peter, 78, from Peacehaven, has become the first patient in Sussex to be treated with a new highly precise type of cancer treatment called stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR).

Ron and Judith Thomson

Grandfather Ron set for High Life after pioneering heart-op

Grandfather Ron Thompson has become the first person in the UK to undergo a new form of heart valve surgery after a pioneering procedure at University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust.

Dr Dennis Chan

UHSussex patients in pioneering long COVID study

Patients in Sussex suffering from long COVID are among the first in the world to take part in a pioneering study looking into the long term cognitive effects of the illness and how to treat it.

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Interested in being a Governor at our Trust?

You can make a difference today by putting your name forward to be a Governor of University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust.

Commemorative paintings recognise the ‘unselfish achievements’ of staff

Staff at Worthing and St Richard’s hospitals have been recognised for their care of patients and families during the pandemic, through a commemorative painting.

Dame Julie Walters officially opens new unit at Worthing Hospital

Part of a £2.1million investment, the new Urology Investigation Unit (UIU) at Worthing Hospital was officially opened by none other than actress, Dame Julie Walters on Wednesday 21 July.

Staff at vaccination hub in Worthing

Invite to hospitals’ AGM on 29 July 2021

Our AGM will take place on Thursday 29 July from 16.30 – 18.15.

NHS patients, staff and visitors must continue to wear face coverings in healthcare settings

England’s Chief Nurse is reminding the public that everyone accessing or visiting healthcare settings must continue to wear a face covering and follow social distancing rules.

First volunteer to have third booster jab

Research teams hit target in COVID boost study

Research teams at the Royal Sussex County Hospital (RSCH) in Brighton have reached their target of recruiting nearly 150 volunteers to take part in a world leading clinical trial in just three weeks.