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    We're creating exciting and innovative employment, volunteering, internship and network opportunities for those we serve.

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Trust Newsroom

New Ultrasound machine at Basildon 2022
New machine is an ultrasound investment for patients

A new ultrasound machine means that patients will be able to get scans sooner, and it will also help train the next generation of sonographers and radiologists....

League of Friends from Basildon CTC donation
Patient care improved by portable airway equipment donation

Patients are benefitting from a new machine that helps show clear video of their airways....

Pride picnics 2022
Picnics celebrate Pride Month at hospitals

Hospital staff were joined by local Mayors, LGBTQ+ charities and hospital radio teams in an afternoon of picnics as part of Pride Month....

Natasha Christmas with a memory box
Bereavement nurse awarded for the compassion she gives to families

Bereaved families receive the best possible care after experiencing the loss of a loved one thanks to Natasha Christmas, a dedicated clinical nurse specialist at Basildon Hospital....

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Scheme improving healthcare access reaches national awards

A scheme improving access to hospital services for people with learning disabilities has been shortlisted for a national award....

Resus team at Broomfield Hospital
Hospital team recognised with award

Staff who have helped the sickest hospital patients, by training colleagues in resuscitation and basic life support skills, have been given a prestigious award for their dedication...

C Pridmore, husband, daughter and grandson
Nurse walks the long road to recovery for charity

A nurse recovering from Covid has been pounding pavements to raise nearly £3,000 for the unit she was treated on....

expansion for outpatients
Hospital patients will be seen more quickly thanks to new expansion

A new two-storey outpatients building has opened its doors at Southend Hospital, helping to speed up care. The new area will welcome an extra 200 patients a week who need treatment, diagnosis or ...

Jo with food donations
Hospital volunteers celebrated

In celebration of Volunteers Week (1 – 7 June), Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust has shone the spotlight on three volunteers who continue to help at the Trust in various different roles....

CT Scanner Southend
New CT scanner will make a big difference to cancer care

Cancer patients at Southend Hospital are amongst the first in the country to benefit from a new state-of-the-art scanner....