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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.

Innovative treatment offers new hope to people with an enlarged thyroid

Patients at the PRUH can now benefit from a pioneering treatment for non-cancerous growths on their thyroid glands.

New staff wellbeing hub opens at Orpington Hospital

19 August 2022 - The new facility was opened by Gareth Bacon, Member of Parliament for Orpington

Transport strikes – information for patients

17 August 2022 - We plan to run all patient services as normal during the planned industrial action this week

King’s Palliative Care team shortlisted for HSJ award

08 August 2022 - Team recognised in the NHS Race Equality Award category

#NewProfilePic for August 2022

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

King’s nurses shortlisted for major awards

28 July 2022 - Nicola de Lobel and Mira Osinibi have been recognised at the Nursing Times Awards

King’s nurse recognised by the British Journal of Nursing

28 July 2022 - Rashmi Thannikkal wins bronze in the Infection Prevention Nurse of the Year category

World Hepatitis Day

28 July 2022 - King’s leading the way on clinical trials for Hepatitis B

Rail strikes – information for patients

25 July 2022 - We plan to run all patient services as normal during the planned industrial action this week

New magazine – Inside King’s – launches

21 July 2022 - Inside King's is a new magazine, available in print and digital format, for staff and patients

A better healthcare experience for King’s patients

20 July 2022 - The London Care Record enables secure data sharing to enhance patient care and save time and money

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.”