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CUH celebrates reaccreditation as a Veteran Aware hospital

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust celebrated its commitment to military families at a special event this week.

21 Sep 2023, 9 a.m.
Karen Jepson

You Made a Difference - July 2023

A pro-active and knowledgeable advanced paediatric dietician and a kind-hearted staff nurse whose actions make a huge impact on patients were the winners of our You Made a Difference awards in July.

20 Sep 2023, 3 p.m.
A teenager smiling wearing a Norwich City Football T-Shirt

Teenager returns to pitch after stroke

The family of a boy who suffered a stroke on the football pitch, say a hospital that treats mental and physical health together is "desperately needed". Austin, 13, from Thetford, has just returned to the pitch after three-and-a-half months.

19 Sep 2023, 2:03 p.m. From: Cambridge Children's
Dr Amos Burke, Claire Gormley, Denise Tarrant, Sean Tarrant and Jessica MacFadyen.

Funding is Brainbow’s best ever birthday present

Brainbow, the Addenbrooke’s-based rehabilitation service for children and young people with brain tumours, celebrated its 10th anniversary today (Friday 15 September) – and NHS funding from this Spring.

15 Sep 2023, 9 a.m.
The Addenbrooke's reception entrance

Industrial action September 2023

The British Medical Association (BMA) has confirmed further industrial action during September 2023.

14 Sep 2023, 12:01 a.m.
Organ donation week bus

Timely reminder to get on board with donor campaign

Cambridge University Hospitals has drafted in some heavyweight support to highlight National Organ Donation week – in the shape of an 18 tonne double decker bus.

11 Sep 2023, 3 p.m.
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Waiting times update - September 2023

We are currently undertaking a review of all patients on our waiting list for tests or procedures.

7 Sep 2023, 9 a.m.
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One million lives saved from cancer, thanks to the power of research

A retired Cambridge scientist who has celebrated her 75th birthday, says she is "living proof of the power of research", as analysis shows over a million lives have been saved from cancer since the 1980s.

1 Sep 2023, 1:50 p.m. From: Cambridge Cancer
Entrance to the Rosie Birth Centre

Our response to the Care Quality Commission Maternity Services Inspection

In May, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) reviewed maternity services at The Rosie Hospital

1 Sep 2023, 8:49 a.m.
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Trust helps develop new tool to reduce stroke risk

Patients and clinicians at Addenbrooke’s Hospital have helped develop a new way of identifying those at risk of an irregular heartbeat, known as ‘atrial fibrillation’.

29 Aug 2023, 11:13 a.m.
Hannah Beasley-Suffolk

Meet Hannah Beasley-Suffolk

As WGS Coordinator in the Cambridge Genomics Laboratory, Hannah’s job is unique.

23 Aug 2023, 2 p.m.
Addenbrooke's hospital front entrance

Our commitment to safety

Across CUH, we are shocked and saddened at the appalling crimes committed by Lucy Letby.

23 Aug 2023, 9 a.m.
The Addenbrooke's reception entrance

Industrial action: Hospital consultants August 2023

The British Medical Association (BMA) has confirmed further industrial action during August 2023.

22 Aug 2023, 12:01 a.m.
Per Hall YMAD June award

You Made a Difference - June 2023

An caring and supportive consultant who has improved patients' lives internationally as well as locally and a loyal and diligent staff nurse are our winners of the June You Made a Difference awards.

16 Aug 2023, 3 p.m.
Patient at Cambridge Dialysis Centre

Film highlights the importance of kidney research

Patients and staff from Addenbrooke’s are helping a national research charity raise awareness of kidney disease with a powerful new video.

15 Aug 2023, 10:42 a.m.
Cambridge Cancer Research Hospital

Big Step Forward for Cambridge Cancer Research Hospital

Plans for the new Cambridge Cancer Research Hospital (CCRH) took a big step forward today with Government approval for the next stage of the business process, and the appointment of a preferred construction partner.

9 Aug 2023, 10 a.m.
The Addenbrooke's reception entrance

Industrial action: Junior doctors August 2023

The British Medical Association (BMA) has confirmed further industrial action during August 2023.

7 Aug 2023, 8 a.m.
Hep C mobile testing van

World Hepatitis Day

A team led by Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CUH) is on track to eliminate hepatitis C from the east of England by 2025, with targets now reached in Wisbech in Cambridgeshire and Grays in Essex.

27 Jul 2023, 11:53 a.m.
Ward J2

You Made a Difference team award - June 2023

The June You Made a Difference team award goes to a kind, accommodating and supportive team who went above and beyond to support a patient’s family – the Ward J2 team.

27 Jul 2023, 9:15 a.m.
The Public Choice Award

CUH Annual Awards - Public Choice finalists announced!

Readers of the Cambridge Independent have been sharing stories of the care they’ve received at CUH and nominating teams and individuals for this year’s Public Choice Award. Today the Cambridge Independent has announced the finalists!

26 Jul 2023, 2:30 p.m.