Transition news! Transition Project Lead Appointment Katie King has been appointed as the Project Lead for Transition, a post hosted by the Children’s Hospitals Network (CHN) and funded by the Thames Valley Strategic Clinical Network. Katie’s role is to carry out teaching sessions around the importance of transition and implementation of the ‘Ready Steady Go‘ Transition program. […]
The CHN has published its second Annual Report. The report reflects on the past year and highlights some of the fantastic innovative and collaborative projects that have taken place across the Network. There are some great patient case studies which also feature. Download Annual Report
The Children’s Hospitals Network (CHN) Oxford & Southampton Children’s Hospitals) were delighted to host their first Network Away day on 29th September at Newbury. The event was officially opened by Fiona Dalton, CEO, Southampton and hosted by Alison Sims, Associate Director CHN. It was attended by board members from the regions Paediatric Cardiac, Critical […]
Wessex Heartbeat have now raised enough money to create the young adult cardiac unit, a ward which will be specifically designed for young adults with congenital heart disease. Fiona Dalton, chief executive of University Hospital Southampton, said: This will be one of the very few such units in the country, and underlines our commitment to […]
The CHN has just published its first Annual Report. The report reflects on the past year and highlights some of the fantastic innovative and collaborative projects that have taken place across the Network. There are some great patient case studies which also feature. Download Annual Report
A dedicated state-of-the-art children’s hospital is to be built by University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust.
Millions of viewers will be given another insight into the life-saving work performed at Southampton General Hospital when Trauma: Level One returns to ITV on Tuesday (3 December). The two-part documentary, which follows ambulance and air ambulance crews as they rescue seriously and critically ill patients from across the region, was first aired in September. […]
Surgeons from Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust have carried out what is believed to be one of the first operations in the UK to replace part of a boy’s skull with a ceramic replacement. Oliver Kirk, aged nine, underwent an operation to have part of his skill removed in February, after it became seriously infected. […]