212 huge steps towards tackling climate change

Today, NHS England has announced that all 212 trusts in the country now have a green plan to reduce their impact on the environment.

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New guidance on wearing masks in our hospitals

Following new national guidance, our Clinical Advisory Group (CAG) has agreed a number of changes that will be introduced on Monday 13 June.

Exercise programme launches for patients receiving cancer treatment in hospital

A new cancer specific exercise programme, ‘CU on the Ward’, has launched for patients receiving cancer treatment at Worthing Hospital, University Hospital Sussex NHS Foundation Trust (UHSussex).

New service to help pregnant women stop smoking

A service that seeks to support women to stop smoking during their pregnancy is being launched today by University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust.

University Hospitals Sussex welcomes new Chief Executive

A new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) took over the reins at University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust today (June 1 2022), with Dr George Findlay returning to the Trust he left just over a year ago.

Luke’s selfless service gets Royal Jubilee approval

An official Jubilee project to celebrate volunteers from across the country has seen a junior doctor from University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust named as one of the most outstanding volunteers in the UK.

Celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

On 6 February this year, the Queen became the first British monarch to achieve 70 years on the throne, reaching her Platinum Jubilee.

UHSussex surgeon Laura Hamilton elected onto the Royal College of Surgeons of England council

Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon, Laura Hamilton, has been elected as a Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCS England) council member.

UHSussex celebrates staff at Patient First Awards

University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust celebrated the extraordinary efforts of its staff at the 2022 Patient First STAR Awards at the Assembly Rooms in Worthing on Wednesday 25 May, 2022.

UHSussex Doctors speak at leading UK sports medicine conference

Clinicians from University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust will be speaking at a leading sports medicine conference in Brighton today.

Monkeypox

Monkeypox is a rare infectious disease, but case numbers are increasing quickly in the UK at the moment.

Huge turn-out for heart valve checks in Brighton

More than 350 people took advantage of having their heart checked for free in Brighton earlier this week after University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust cardiologists and UK heart valve disease charity, Heart Valve Voice, teamed up to provide advice and expertise around heart disease.