News At The Royal

30th January 2019
Keeping in touch just got easier - Free Wi-Fi at Chesterfield Royal

Patients, relatives and visitors to Chesterfield Royal Hospital will find it even easier to keep in touch with their friends and family – thanks to free Wi-Fi that has gone live.

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25th January 2019

On behalf of the Care Quality Commission (CQC), England’s Chief Inspector of Hospitals has rated Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust as GOOD overall – maintaining high standards in the regulator’s five domains, which ask if services are safe, effect...

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22nd January 2019
Royal Changes its approach to E-Cigarettes

Following advice from Public Health England (PHE), Derbyshire’s Public Health Department and to support our adult patients who are trying to give up smoking, the Chesterfield Royal Hospital is changing its approach to the use of vaping on site.

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18th January 2019
Patient Appointments System gets a shake up at the Royal

The Chesterfield Royal Hospital is making changes to its outpatient appointment system as part of efforts to improve choice for patients and reduce the number of cancellations and non-attendances.

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20th December 2018

As a busy acute hospital we’re ‘business as usual’ over the Christmas and New Year holidays – looking after people of all ages who need urgent medical and surgical care and of course not forgetting new mums and their babies! Click on the rest of this ar...

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4th December 2018
Patients and staff help to create hospital’s new website

Over the last few months patients and staff from Chesterfield Royal Hospital have contributed to a new and improved website that made its appearance yesterday (Monday, December 3 2018).

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10th October 2018
NGS Macmillan Unit gets Royal Seal of Approval

HRH The Duke of Gloucester has unveiled a plaque to officially open the NGS Macmillan Unit following a tour of the building at the Chesterfield Royal Hospital.

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20th September 2018
The Royal takes part in 'Chemical Incident Exercise'!

On Sunday 23rd September the Chesterfield Royal Hospital will take part in a simulated exercise, involving all local emergency services, to test its response to a serious chemical incident.

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25th July 2018
Board Concludes Wholly-owned Subsidary Will Safeguard Valuable Services

The Board of Directors at Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has concluded that a wholly-owned subsidiary company will safeguard valuable and essential services, protect jobs for hundreds of staff – in turn enabling the Trust to focus on sustaining a full rang...

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31st May 2018
Communication aid for patients launched

Chesterfield Royal Hospital has launched a booklet, supported by the Trust’s Charitable Funds, to help patients keep important information about them in one place.

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