Strike action by junior doctors, consultants and radiographers is taking place across our hospitals during September and October. We'll contact you directly if your appointment is affected.
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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 September and October

Important information for patients during consultant, junior doctor and radiographer strikes

World Hepatitis Day 2021

28 July 2021 - Today is World Hepatitis Day, which takes place every year on 28 July to raise awareness of viral hepatitis and to influence change.

King’s service named a Tessa Jowell Centre of Excellence

28 July 2021 - Brain tumour service recognised for highest standards of care, and access to the latest cutting-edge trials and research

Our approach to moving out of lockdown (step 4)

14 July 2021 - Important measures will still be in place across our hospital sites from Monday 19 July

King’s launches a bold new five year strategy

14 July 2021 - Strong Roots, Global Reach

Bromley mum gives up her time to support PRUH patients

08 July 2021 - Anika Broadway, 26, is determined to give something back to the hospital where she had her twins

COVID-19 variant vaccine begins recruiting in south London

07 July 2021 - Volunteers in south London are being asked to take part in a new research study

Happy birthday NHS

05 July 2021 - As the NHS marks its 73rd birthday on Monday 5th July, Charlane tells us about her own birthday celebrations

Man whose heart stopped for three hours makes full recovery

25 June 2021 - Patient flown to King’s College Hospital for life-saving ‘blood warming’ treatment after being submerged in near-freezing waters

Global Day of Recognition for MND/ALS

21 June 2021 - Today (21/06/21) is Global Day of Recognition for MND/ALS.

World Blood Donor Day at King’s

14 June 2021 - On World Blood Donor Day, we spoke to Kelly, a Patient Blood Manager at King's

King’s nurse gives 11-year-old Mango a new home

11 June 2021 - Rescue cat Mango has been rehomed after his previous owner passed away

King’s Professor named UK expert

10 June 2021 - Professor Tim Jackson has been ranked a leading expert in wet age-related macular degeneration

Dieticians Week at King’s

09 June 2021 - To mark #DietitiansWeek, we met with Jess Pholenz-Saw, who told us about her role and why she became a dietitian.

King’s develops a new hybrid model of care for patients

07 June 2021 - Dr Akash Deep, Director of our Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, tells us how his team developed a new way of treating patients during the pandemic

Our car parking arrangements at Denmark Hill are changing

04 June 2021 - From Tuesday 8 June, there will be no general public parking on site at King’s College Hospital