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27th July 2020
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Trust Board meeting to be held virtually

The next Trust Board meeting of East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust will take place virtually on Tuesday 4th August 2020. The meeting will be recorded and can be viewed after the event at www.esht.nhs.uk/meetings . Meetings are normally held in public but due to restrictions on social distancing the meeting will be held virtually. Papers…

15th July 2020
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Trust’s Research team helps in fight against Covid-19

The Clinical Research Department at the Trust have been using their expertise, resources and facilities to oversee participation in national and international research studies to help develop treatments for Covid-19. Liz Still, Head of Research said: “We are proud of our contribution to major international research in the fight to develop treatments for Covid-19. Covid-19…

6th July 2020
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Annual General Meeting to be held online – Tuesday 7th July

The Trust’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) is being held on Tuesday 7th July from 2.00pm until 4.00pm online via a web link. This is the first virtual Annual General Meeting to be held this way and it is to adhere to social distancing rules. At the meeting you can find out more about the work…

3rd July 2020
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Nurse’s portrait unveiled to celebrate NHS Heroes

A portrait of Staff Nurse Tasha Rainsley, which was painted by local artist Ian Goldsmith as part of a national celebration of NHS Heroes, has been unveiled outside the critical care unit at Eastbourne DGH where she was redeployed to as part of the Trust’s Covid-19 response.