Information about the cyber-attack on Synnovis, the Trust pathology provider, including data security
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Synnovis and data security – information for patients

On 3 June, a cyber-attack was carried out on our pathology service provider, Synnovis

#NewProfilePic for March 2022

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

£1.5m donation to enhance maternal care in south-east London

28 February 2022 - Pregnant women receiving care at King’s will be among those who benefit

Upgrading Endoscopy Services at the PRUH

28 February 2022 - We are making improvements to our endoscopy services at the Princess Royal University Hospital in Orpington.

King’s trauma team to feature in new documentary series

21 February 2022 - The four-part series will broadcast from 28 February on Channel 4

Novavax Covid jab trialled at King’s approved by UK drugs

16 February 2022 - On 3 February, the UK drugs regulator MHRA (Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency) approved a fifth Covid-19 vaccine, developed by US company Novavax.

The Duchess of Cornwall visits The Haven Paddington

11 February 2022 - The Havens provide help and support to people who have been raped or sexually assaulted

Equalities Minister visits King’s Sexual Health Centre

11 February 2022 - Mike Freer MP visited the Sexual Health Centre to mark HIV Testing Week

King’s Interventional Radiology recognised nationally

11 February 2022 - The service has been awarded pilot status by the British Society of Interventional Radiology

National Apprenticeship Week, 7 to 13 February

07 February 2022 - Find out what it is like to be an apprentice at King's, and the career opportunities apprenticeships can open up

King’s confirms funding to improve patient care

7 February 2022 - Trust to roll out new electronic health record technology

#NewProfilePic for February 2022

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

Dry January with King’s Alcohol Care Team

28 January 2022 - Dr Nicky Kalk talks about about the health benefits of Dry January

Staying safe in our hospitals

27 January 2022 - As many COVID-19 restrictions have eased, we are reminding patients and visitors about the steps we all need to take

Suspected isolated gas leak at King’s College Hospital

20 January 2022 - Incident is under control, but some outpatient appointments have been re-scheduled

New operating theatre to open at Orpington Hospital

19 January 2022 - Hundreds more operations will be carried out each year