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.
A spokesperson from Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust said: “Great Ormond Street Hospital always has and always will listen to and respect the views of parents but it is also our duty to put the best interests of every child in our care above all else.
PICU (Seahorse), NICU (Dolphin) and CICU (Flamingo) are units for babies, children and young people requiring intensive care. This page explains a little about the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and Cardiac Intensive Care (CICU) at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). We hope that this will help you at this difficult time.
Nine-year-old Jack is one of 12 intrepid youngsters who made a remarkable contribution to medical science earlier this month. A former patient at Great Ormond Street Hospital, Jack, accompanied by his father Lee, trekked to the foothills of Mount Everest as part of a major study that aims to improve treatments for intensive care patients.
All hospitals are required to publish information about the numbers of nurses working on each ward day and night, both registered and non registered, together with the percentage of shifts meeting safe staffing guidelines.
Research can improve children’s lives, offering new ways of treating diseases or developing new medicines. This information sheet from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains about the research we do and how to find out more.
Paediatric surgeons and doctors at Great Ormond Street Hospital are set to play a key role in a new foetal surgery research project which will create better tools, imaging techniques and therapies for future operations on unborn babies.
Alice, aged 18, has been an active member of the Young People’s Forum (YPF) at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) since August 2012. She joined because she wanted to give something back to the hospital. Here Alice tells us what’s been going on with the YPF.
A spokesperson for Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust said: "Great Ormond Street Hospital notes the ruling of the Supreme Court and the request of the European Court of Human Rights and we continue to provide the highest possible standard of care for Charlie Gard, working closely with his parents."