Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) patient Maddison received the long distance call of a lifetime this week when British astronaut Tim Peake took time out of his day on board the International Space Station to speak to her in her isolation room at GOSH.
Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) has unveiled a new art project by the celebrated artist Sofie Layton, who has worked closely with young people living with cardiac conditions and undergoing gene therapy to create the works.
Coating the plastic tubing that is used to give life-saving drugs and fluids into a child’s vein with antibiotics could help to prevent bloodstream infections developing in children in intensive care, reports teams from the UCL Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital.
The first children to receive a genetic diagnosis through the 100,000 Genomes Project have been given their results at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), part of the North Thames Genomic Medical Centre (NTGMC.)
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust (GOSH) has been rated as ‘good’ overall while the ‘caring’ element of the Trust’s services have been recognised as ‘outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the independent regulator of health and social care in England.
This morning, the Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne visited Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) to announce a new £800 million boost to biomedical research through the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). He was joined by the Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt, Mayor of London Boris Johnson and Chief Executive of NHS England Simon Stevens for the announcement.
Following productive talks at Acas between the British Medical Association (BMA), NHS Employers and the Department of Health (DH), the proposed strike action on 1, 8 and 16 December has been temporarily suspended.
If your appointment was affected by the strike plans, you will have...