General news

CQC action update

Last year, we welcomed the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in to inspect GOSH’s services. They focussed their attention on our critical care, surgical and mental health services. They also reviewed whether the organisation is well led.  The CQC rated the hospital as ‘Good’ overall with all of our services being scored as either Good or Outstanding.

GOSH Love Stories

It's the hospital's birthday, and love is in the air today, so we're sharing a few hospital stories that will tug at your heart strings! Meet some wonderful past-and-present hospital staff who share their love stories.

Keeping history alive: relocating the Italian Hospital's altar

Building is underway to transform the Grade II listed Italian Hospital building into the new Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) Sight and Sound Centre, supported by Premier Inn. But what happens to a beautiful 100-year-old altar secluded within the old building’s chapel? We talk to Crispin Walking-Lea, Head of Healthcare Planning at GOSH.

Obesity awareness week

To mark Obesity Awareness Week 2020 we caught up with Dr Lee Hudson, General Paediatrician and Consultant and Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) in a question and answer session for parents around childhood obesity and what can be done to prevent this.