Whittington Hospital

Type: Organization
Name: Whittington Hospital
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Children centre staff trained to spot signs of FGM

Children's centre staff are being trained to spot the signs of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) amid concerns that girls of nursery age are being subjected to the practice. Staff in two children's centres in Islington in London have undertaken training ... [Published Nursery World - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

This week’s health strike was a big success—now many want more action

Strikers were in a buoyant mood at London’s St Thomas’ Hospital (Pic: Guy Smallman )Up to 500,000 NHS workers in England struck for four hours on Monday of this week.It was the first national health strike over pay for 32 years.Unison, GMB and Unite union ... [Published Socialist Worker - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

500,000 NHS workers strike

Tomáš Tengely-EvansUp to 500,000 NHS workers in England struck out four hours today, Monday, in the first national health strike over pay for 32 years.Unison, GMB and Unite union members all walked out and the Royal College of Midwives (RCM) struck for ... [Published RINF.com - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

French price hike at the Whittington

• A NEW French catering has started at the Whittington Hospital. All the small and large containers now cost an additional 40 per cent, in fact taking into account the lower depth in the container this probably means the price has risen by 55 to 60 per ... [Published Camden New Journal - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Picket set for Whittington Hospital to support striking NHS staff

Ken MullerJon DeanTuesday, October 7, 20145:01 PMA picket is set to take place outside the Whittington on Monday to support striking hospital staff.To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in.Health workers’ unions across the country ... [Published Islington Gazette - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

When ‘chickenpox’ isn’t what it seems — and leads to years of pain

Rachael Saim initially thought the red spot in her daughter’s armpit was chickenpox — but she was puzzled because her four-year-old had already had that.‘There was just one to start with — it looked like a cauliflower and had a pinkish, waxy centre,’ ... [Published Mail Online UK - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

HEALTH: Prince Harry praises Whittington nurse as he presents sick children award

Bernadette O’Gorman meets Prince HarryPublished: 3 October, 2014PRINCE Harry described a paediatric community matron at the Whittington Hospital as an “example to us all” as he presented her with a prestigious prize.Bernadette O’Gorman received the award, ... [Published West End Extra - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Camden New Journal shortlisted for newspaper of the year award

The Camden New Journal was named the country's best campaigning local newspaper earlier this year - and now it's up for another gongPublished: 3 October, 2014By GEOFFREY SAWYERTHE Camden New Journal has today (Friday) been named among the top local newspapers ... [Published Camden New Journal - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

We need a mental health system that meets all needs

• WENDY Wallace says that there was not an acute mental health bed problem three years ago when Camden and Islington trust slashed 100 mental health beds, and staff, and closed hospitals.This is not true. I was a governor at the trust at the time and ... [Published Camden New Journal - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 4 reports

Who used dead man's mobile after his burnt body was found?

Image Text:MYSTERIOUS DEATH: Kester DavidON JULY 7, 2010, the charred remains of 53-year-old Kester David were found under a railway bridge behind a Travis Perkins building in Palmers Green, north London.His body was so badly burned that it took more ... [Published Voice Online - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Detectives launch criminal investigation into 'contaminated drip' death of premature baby at St Thomas' Hospital

Police have launched a criminal investigation into the death of a baby who contracted an infection from a suspected contaminated drip.Officers from the Metropolitan Police's Homicide and Major Crime Command are investigating the death, which took place ... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

LETTERS: Whittington should take a healthy interest in staff morale

• I AM pleased to see that four trusts that provide services to Islington patients, Camden and Islington Foundation Trust, University College London Hospital, the Royal Free and Homerton are on the Health Service Journal ’s list of Best Places to Work ... [Published Islington Tribune - Sep 12 2014]

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"This outlines what FGM is, the legislation and penalties in the UK if found guilty of the practice, and the help and support and available to them. They can also show the health passport, which is available in 11 languages, to their families abroad."
"It cost £24.30 for a 2 ml bottle but it was worth every penny — the spots cleared almost completely with just one bottle. Within 12 days, they had gone.’"
"Even with the passage of time I believe that it would stick in the user's mind that their efforts to use the BlackBerry on at least three occasions were frustrated because it was locked."

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Children centre staff trained to spot signs of FGM [Published Nursery World - Oct 20 2014]
This week’s health strike was a big success—now... [Published Socialist Worker - Oct 14 2014]
500,000 NHS workers strike [Published RINF.com - Oct 13 2014]
French price hike at the Whittington [Published Camden New Journal - Oct 09 2014]
Picket set for Whittington Hospital to support ... [Published Islington Gazette - Oct 07 2014]
When ‘chickenpox’ isn’t what it seems — and lea... [Published Mail Online UK - Oct 07 2014]
HEALTH: Prince Harry praises Whittington nurse ... [Published West End Extra - Oct 03 2014]
Camden New Journal shortlisted for newspaper of... [Published Camden New Journal - Oct 03 2014]
We need a mental health system that meets all n... [Published Camden New Journal - Oct 02 2014]
Who used dead man's mobile after his burnt body... [Published Voice Online - Sep 25 2014]
Police renew appeals over unexplained death [Published Enfield Advertiser - Sep 24 2014]
Email clue over railway arch death [Published BBC - Sep 24 2014]
Police urge mystery informant to come forward i... [Published Haringey Independent - Sep 24 2014]
Detectives launch criminal investigation into '... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 12 2014]
LETTERS: Whittington should take a healthy inte... [Published Islington Tribune - Sep 12 2014]
British Doctor Denies Carrying Out FGM [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 31 2014]
Ending forced marriage in the UK: the problem w... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jul 22 2014]
BDS Movement: Barbarians Inside the Gates - Part I [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - May 07 2014]
First Female Genital Mutilation Charges In UK [Published Sky News - Mar 21 2014]
CDISC Announces New Additions to Board of Direc... [Published PRWeb - Jan 31 2014]
Roger Lloyd Pack 1944-2014 [Published Socialist Worker - Jan 18 2014]
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British Doctor Denies Carrying Out FGM [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 31 2014]
A doctor and a second man facing the UK's first prosecution linked to alleged female genital mutilation have denied any wrongdoing. Dr Dhanuson Dharmasena, 32, from the Whittington Hospital in north London, is accused of having carried out the procedure ...
BDS Movement: Barbarians Inside the Gates - Part I [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - May 07 2014]
br />!--[if gte mso 9]><![endif]-->     In this mailing: Denis MacEoin: BDS Movement: Barbarians Inside the Gates - Part I Irfan Al-Alawi: Solidarity Against Female Genital Mutilation BDSMovement: Barbarians Inside the Gates ...
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