The vascular surgery team at the East and North Herts NHS Trust has received national recognition for being the second fastest in the country for unblocking carotid arteries – a procedure which must be done quickly to reduce the risk of further strokes in patients.

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Nick Carver
Monday, January 15, 2018

Construction giant Carillion has gone into liquidation, putting thousands of jobs at risk.

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Care Quality Commission
Friday, January 12, 2018

Stevenage’s Lister Hospital did not have a single bed available during a day last week, the latest figures have revealed.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital
Friday, January 5, 2018

Lister Hospital had 98.9 per cent of its total beds occupied during the New Year period – nearly 14 per cent above the national target, latest figures have revealed.

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Lister Hospital
Friday, January 5, 2018

Lister Hospital in Stevenage is re-deploying staff from their usual roles to assist with a period of ‘extreme pressure’ on its wards.

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Lister Hospital
Thursday, January 4, 2018

Lister Hospital has said it is under “extreme pressure” and asked people to avoid A&E unless it is a “life or limb-threatening emergency”.

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Lister Hospital
Friday, December 29, 2017

A woman in her 60s was hospitalised after one of four crashes on the same Welwyn Garden City road this morning.

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Herts Police
Thursday, December 28, 2017

The global cyber attack earlier this year which crippled the NHS cost the East and North Herts NHS Trust £700,000, with a national investigation concluding that the attack “could have been prevented by the NHS following basic IT security”.

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Lister Hospital
Saturday, December 9, 2017

Four women have been honoured for saving the life of a Welwyn man who ended up underneath a car after having a heart attack in WGC.

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Lister Hospital
Sunday, December 3, 2017

Court results published by the Welwyn Hatfield Times are taken from St Albans, Stevenage and Hatfield Magistrates’ Courts and are published without prejudice.

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St Albans Magistrates' Court
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The NHS trust which runs Stevenage’s Lister Hospital is continually failing to meet the national standard for cancer waiting times.

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Nick Carver
Thursday, November 2, 2017

A doctor at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital has been suspended after the General Medical Council launched an investigation into him.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital
Friday, October 20, 2017

A Hatfield man has been appointed as a non-executive director for the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust.

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Lister Hospital
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

A Welwyn Garden City student’s friends and family are fundraising after a horrific accident left him paralysed from the neck down.

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Lister Hospital
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Staff at a country house supported Macmillan Cancer Support with a coffee morning and an impressive day of golf.

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Lister Hospital
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

A motorcyclist in her 20s was knocked unconscious following a hit-and-run in Welwyn Garden City this morning.

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Lister Hospital
Friday, September 29, 2017

A child has been taken to hospital following a serious two-vehicle crash in Hatfield this afternoon.

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Lister Hospital
Tuesday, September 26, 2017

A Welwyn Garden City toddler who has spent most of his life in hospital celebrated his second birthday in style while raising over a thousand pounds for Lister Hospital.

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Lister Hospital
Thursday, September 21, 2017

NHS doctors, nurses and patients completed a sponsored abseil-relay at the Olympic Park on Saturday to raise £10,000 towards an ultrasound machine for Stevenage’s Lister Hospital.

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Thursday, September 21, 2017

A mum-of-two has given the Essex and Herts Air Ambulance coffers a boost with help from her children’s primary school.

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Lister Hospital
Thursday, September 14, 2017

An electronic patient record computer system has been rolled out by the NHS trust which runs Stevenage’s Lister Hospital, two months later than planned due to a global cyber attack back in May.

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Nick Carver
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Family and friends of a Welwyn Garden City mum are raising money for her funeral following the 30-year-old’s unexpected death.

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Lister Hospital
Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tributes have been paid to a cherished character of Knebworth who ran weekly ‘meat raffles’ at the village’s Royal British Legion for almost four decades.

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Royal British Legion
Thursday, August 31, 2017

A man has been taken to hospital in a life threatening condition after suffering a cardiac arrest in Welwyn Garden City.

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Lister Hospital
Wednesday, August 30, 2017

A piece of surgical equipment was left inside a patient following an operation at Stevenage’s Lister Hospital, highlighting potential weaknesses in how the organisation manages fundamental safety processes.

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Stevenage's Lister Hospital
Monday, August 28, 2017

A witness appeal has been launched after a 29-year-old man died in a crash near Woolmer Green yesterday.

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Lister Hospital
Wednesday, August 23, 2017

A Welwyn Garden City woman has been rushed to hospital in a critical condition this morning after she stopped breathing.

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Lister Hospital
Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Plans by the NHS in Hertfordshire to restrict the prescription of gluten-free staple food in a bid to tackle a funding crisis have been called “short-sighted”, with concerns it will lead to bigger health problems for patients.

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Lister Hospital
Sunday, August 20, 2017

A heart-broken Hatfield mum is demanding answers from a hospital following the death of her baby boy within just two hours of his birth.

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Bishop's Hatfield Girls' School
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The ambulance service was called this morning to reports that a man in his forties was unconscious in a Hatfield car park.

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