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

Sharing stories on World Cancer Day 2021: Mr Christian Brown

03 February 2021 - To mark World Cancer Day, we spoke to Mr Christian Brown, Consultant Urologist at King's

Stories from the frontline: Donna Corey

03 February 2021 - Donna tells us about her redeployment from dentistry onto Mary Ray and Cotton Wards

Vaccine volunteers help the fight against COVID-19

03 February 2021 - Retired nurse, Jane Rossi, is giving up her time to help protect local people against COVID-19

Vaccine roll-out at King’s College Hospital

01 February 2021 - King's College Hospital is inviting patients and other priority groups to take up the offer of a vaccine.

Stories from the frontline: Angel Ricasata

28 January 2021 - Angel tells us about her redeployment into the Programmed Investigation Unit

Stories from the frontline: Sally Khawaja

28 January 2021 - Sally talks about her redeployment into critical care and how the team supported her with her disability

Stories from the frontline: Tom Young

27 January 2021 - We hear from Tom, a senior charge nurse in our Paediatric Emergency Department

Stories from the frontline: Rachael Healy

25 January 2021 - Continuing with our staff frontline stories, we hear from Rachael Healy, who was redeployed to our Critical Care Unit (CCU)

Stories from the frontline; Tina Brooker

25 January 2021 - From the frontline, we hear from Tina Brooker, network administrator, who was redeployed to the Programmed Investigation Unit (PIU)

Dropping off belongings for patients

20 January 2021 - Details of the new property drop-off and collection service

King’s College Hospital’s new Critical Care Unit to re-open

19 January 2021 - King’s College Hospital is re-opening its new Critical Care Unit (CCU) to help deal with the capital’s recent surge in COVID-19 patients

Study sheds light on COVID-19 immunity in cancer patients

14 January 2021 - Cancer patients can make strong immune response against COVID-19 – but this can be impaired in those with blood cancer

Planned operations and outpatient appointments: update

14 January 2021 - Due to the current high demand for hospital care, we may need to reschedule surgical procedures and outpatient appointments

Arthritis drugs may help sickest patients with COVID-19

14 January 2021 - Arthritis drugs may offer fresh hope for sickest patients in hospital with COVID-19

Study finds past COVID-19 infection provides some immunity

14 January 2021 - SIREN study finds past COVID-19 infection provides some immunity for at least five months, but people may still carry and transmit the virus