Trust response to today’s court ruling

29 January 2018 - Trust response in the case of King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (Applicant) and Takesha Thomas, Lanre Haastrup and Isaiah Haastrup

King's arch infront of Golden Jubilee Wing

With regards to the judgement in the case of King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (Applicant) and Takesha Thomas, Lanre Haastrup and Isaiah Haastrup, the Trust today issued the following statement:

“This has been an extremely difficult time for Isaiah’s parents and all those involved in his care. The court’s decision to transfer Isaiah to palliative care is in his best interests and based on overwhelming expert evidence. Our priority now is to provide Isaiah with the medical care he needs, working closely with and supporting his parents.”


For further information please contact:
Sao Bui-Van
Director of Communications
sao.bui-van@nhs.net
Extension: +44 (0)20 3299 4867