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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 Director shortlisted for national award

27 April 2022 - The award recognises the achievements of black and other minority ethnic staff from across the NHS

Trust publishes action plan for 2022/23

25 April 2022 - Plan demonstrates how organisation will further deliver on five year strategy

PRUH launches opt-out HIV testing in Emergency Department

21 April 2022 - The new initiative aims to reduce late diagnoses and improve patient outcomes

Professor Clive Kay one of top 50 NHS Chief Executives

13 April 2022 - King’s CEO was named in the Health Service Journal’s list

Pioneering multi-variant COVID booster trial opens at King’s

13 April 2022 - One of the first COVID-19 booster vaccines targeting multiple variants to be trialled at King’s - check whether you are eligible to join the study

King’s launches Rainbow Badges Survey

11 April 2022 - Trust seeks feedback on LGBTQ+ inclusion

King’s neurosurgeon adapts equipment to reduce girl’s tumour

05 April 2022 - One year on, the 11-year-old patient has continued to voice a TV cartoon character and appeared on stage in London’s West End

#NewProfilePic for April 2022

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

World Autism Awareness Day 2022

01 April 2022 - This Saturday (2 April) is World Autism Awareness Day, which falls during World Autism Acceptance Week.

“Excellent, life-saving service”

31 March 2022 - Sexual Health and wellbeing clinic for transgender and non-binary people run by King’s and cliniQ continues to receive excellent patient feedback

Car parking upgrade at the PRUH

29 March 2022 - Work will begin in June to expand the car park at the hospital

Nurse lives life to the fullest whilst managing Parkinson’s

28 March 2022 - Kathy now keeps her mind and body active after her successful treatment at King’s means she is currently symptom-free

King’s patient is first to receive new sickle drug

23 March 2022 - Sickle cell patients across England have now begun receiving the first new treatment for the blood disorder in over 20 years

King’s launches new entertainment system for patients

21 March 2022 - Patients, visitors and staff can access TV, magazines, games and more...

King’s records London’s lowest hospital acquired COVID rate

14 March 2022 - Trust continues to take proactive steps to reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection