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This section gives you the latest news about our work and achievements. It also provides guidance and contact details for media enquiries.

Strike action taking place during December and January

Important information for patients during junior doctor strikes

King’s top Trust for organ donation

18 July 2022 - Latest figures show that King's is the leading Trust in the UK for organ donations

King’s improves survival rates for bowel cancer patients

14 July 2022 - Bowel cancer specialists at King's recognised for their work boosting survival rates

A more seamless healthcare experience for King’s patients

14 July 2022 - The London Care Records enables secure data sharing between London health and care services to enhance patient care

Changes to mask wearing in our hospitals

08 July 2022 - Face masks to be worn in all clinical areas except children services

A catch-up with Sue Slipman, King’s Non-Executive Director

07 July 2022 - “King's is an extraordinary place - and I am very proud to have been so closely associated with it.”

New Joint Chairman appointment

04 July 2022 - Charles Alexander appointed Joint Chairman for Guy’s and St Thomas’ and King’s College Hospital

#NewProfilePic for July 2022

01 July 2022 - 01 July 2022 - Every month, a different member of staff will be our #NewProfilePic on social media

New motor neurone disease research offers hope for patients

28 June 2022 - King’s will work in partnership with fellow UK researchers to discover new treatments

Changes to mask wearing in our hospitals

27 June 2022 - The requirement to wear a face mask in all areas of our hospitals has ended.

Professor Paul Sidhu awarded RCR Gold Medal

20 June 2022 - Royal College of Radiologists bestows highest honour on King's Consultant

King’s recognised for boosting its rapid diagnostic testing

20 June 2022 - The Trust has been shortlisted at the HSJ Patient Safety Awards 2022

King’s committed to improving air quality

16 June 2022 - The Trust has pledged to become a Clean Air hospital and reduce its total carbon emissions by 2040

Train and underground strike – information for patients

15 June 2022 - We plan to run all patient services as normal during the planned industrial action next week

King’s nurse shortlisted for prestigious nursing award

14 June 2022 - Finalists for the RCN Nursing Awards are recognised for the difference they make to people’s lives

King’s endoscopy team receives national accreditation

13 June 2022 - The endoscopy team has passed its annual Joint Advisory Group on Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (JAG) review and obtained accreditation for another year