14 May 2024
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Donated transnasal endoscopes are a ‘game changer’

Three Transnasal Endoscopes have been kindly donated to the Endoscopy department at Conquest Hospital by The Friends of Conquest Hospital and The League of Friends of Bexhill Hospital. The Friends donated £55,424.88 for the purchase of state-of-the-art endoscopes which boast 50% narrower tubes than a traditional endoscope, and as it is inserted via the nose…

29 February 2024
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Update on Eastbourne Midwifery Unit

To provide certainty for patients we are now undertaking a review with maternity colleagues to develop a new staffing model...

2 February 2024
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Huge success recruiting to the MIDI study

Our radiology and research teams have continued their success recruiting to the MIDI study and have passed the 2000th patient (2189). This clinical research study aims “to develop and test an AI tool that can identify MR head abnormalities using routine outpatient as well as dedicated research scans.” Our clinical research team were selected to deliver…

2 January 2024
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New year junior doctor strike action

Junior doctors in England are expected to take further industrial action in the coming days. The next planned action will take place over six days, from 7am on Wednesday, 3 January until 7am on Tuesday, 9 January. The NHS will prioritise patient safety during the periods of strike action, with health and care partners working together…