News archive – 2020

These are archive pages with news items from 2020.

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These are archive pages with news items from 2020.


23 January 2020
Expanded ‘Same Day Emergency Care Unit’ opens thumbnail image

Expanded ‘Same Day Emergency Care Unit’ opens

The newly expanded £900k 'Same Day Emergency Care Unit' at Conquest Hospital, which provides same day emergency care for patients who don’t require an overnight stay in hospital, has opened to patients.

14 January 2020
Student placement scheme a success thumbnail image

Student placement scheme a success

An awards event took place at East Sussex College Eastbourne last week to celebrate students completing a pilot industry placement programme within the Trust.

9 January 2020
First Physiotherapist in South East qualified to take blood thumbnail image

First Physiotherapist in South East qualified to take blood

Helen Hunnisett, who works as part of the Trust’s Frailty Practitioner Service supporting older people living with frailty to live independently at home, is believed to be the first physiotherapist in the South East trained with the skills to take blood (phlebotomy).

8 January 2020
Time to make your nominations in the People’s Choice Award thumbnail image

Time to make your nominations in the People’s Choice Award

Members of the public are being asked to show their recognition for a team or an individual member of staff at East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust who they think should be recognised for the outstanding care they have given to themselves, a close friend or relative by nominating them for a People’s Choice Award.