21 Oct 2014
Get the flu jab early to make sure you, your family and patients are protected all winter from this highly contagious disease.The jab is quick and safe.
16 Oct 2014
From Monday 20 October to Thursday 23 October, we will be showcasing our plans for a new clinical facility in an exhibition in the main reception area of University College Hospital.
15 Oct 2014
A documentary on Channel 4 on the 15 October at 10pm follows four UCLH patients taking part in trials of some of the most advanced cancer treatments in the world.
15 Oct 2014
UCLH (University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) is backing a new campaign to get people who spot blood in their pee to see a doctor straight away.
09 Oct 2014
A post-Olympics collaboration between leading health, academic and sports organisations is giving NHS patients levels of care and expertise previously only available to elite athletes.
08 Oct 2014
The UK’s first dedicated inpatient centre for people with complex neuromuscular disorders at UCLH has been shortlisted for the Prime Minister’s Better Public Buildings award at the British Construction Industry Awards this evening.
07 Oct 2014
UCLH congratulates UCL’s Professor John O’Keefe for the award of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Medicine.
06 Oct 2014
A toolkit designed by the Chief Nurses of UCLH and Sheffield Teaching Hospitals to help hospitals set appropriate nurse staffing levels has been endorsed by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).
01 Oct 2014
A programme to improve after-care for cancer survivors is being developed by a specialist nurse working with UCLH thanks to funding from Macmillan Cancer Support.
30 Sep 2014
Around 10 million people will seek help from their family doctor each year with arthritis or related conditions.
22 Sep 2014
Drop by the UCLH Cancer Centre for coffee and cake this Friday as the centre participates in Macmillan Cancer Support’s bid to organise the World's Biggest Coffee Morning.
18 Sep 2014
A cancer patient is inspiring others to live life to the full with his on-line travelogue charting his adventures around the world. “It’s thanks to the amazing staff at UCLH,” says Greig Trout.
16 Sep 2014
Cyclists have set off from University College Hospital to Snowdonia to raise money for the colorectal unit in memory of their popular friend Dominic Sutton who died of bowel cancer.
11 Sep 2014
A new exhibition looking at the treatment of First World War-related emotional and mental stress disorders has opened at Queen Square Library, Archive and Museum.
09 Sep 2014
The UK’s first dedicated inpatient centre for people with complex neuromuscular disorders has been officially opened by leading healthcare advocate Sir Robert Francis at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN).
05 Sep 2014
A new high-protein ice-cream has been taste-tested by some patients at University College Hospital as part of a trial organised by UCLH’s (University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) nutrition and dietetic team.
04 Sep 2014
Solar panels, intelligent lighting systems, efficient heating and cooling systems: just a few of the energy saving features that have won UCLH a mark of excellence for its carbon-cutting achievements.
29 Aug 2014
It’s estimated that between three and six million people in the UK have some form of incontinence (unintentional passing of urine).
27 Aug 2014
UCLH has been rated above average for the cleanliness, condition and appearance of its premises in recent patient-led assessments at four of its hospitals – the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN), The Heart Hospital, the Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital (RNTNEH) and University College Hospital.
18 Aug 2014
London’s first specialist clinic for child victims of female genital mutilation (FGM) is to open at UCLH next month.
13 Aug 2014
UCLH would like to invite you to its Annual Members’ Meeting on Monday 22 September, 6pm to 8pm.
12 Aug 2014
A new sculpture inspired by the treatment of cancer has been presented to UCLH (University College London Hospital NHS Foundation Trust) by a London artist who has been a cancer patient for more than four decades.
08 Aug 2014
London’s centralised stroke services save around 96 stroke patients who would have died under standard hospital treatment, says research led by UCL.
01 Aug 2014
University College London Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH), Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust (the Royal Free) and The Doctors Laboratory have (this week) signed contracts to form a partnership - Health Services Laboratories LLP - to provide state-of-the-art pathology and analytics services to the National Health Service (NHS).
31 Jul 2014
A chamber simulating high-altitude conditions is helping researchers at the Institute of Sports, Exercise and Health (ISEH) to push forward research on how intensive care patients could recover faster and spend less time in hospital.