Miklos Kiss

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World War Two heroine – our very own Helen Taylor Thompson

To mark VE Day, the Hackney Gazette recently featured the Second World War experiences of Helen Taylor Thompson, who, as Chair of the Trustee Board, saved the hospital from closure and helped secure its future as a leading HIV/AIDS hospice and later as a specialist hospital for the treatment, assessment and rehabilitation for people with […]

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Make and donate scrubs – all you need to know

We are overwhelmed by the kindness and generosity of people giving over their time to making clinical garments for our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. PPE is in short supply, and these volunteer seamstresses (and seamsters?) have been a real lifeline.We are very grateful for any items you can make, and below you will find the […]

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Another batch of kindly donated and much-needed scrubs

We give a big thank you to Kim and her sister from Ditchley Park and the Charlbury Sewing Group, for donating some fantastic handmade scrubs to Mildmay.

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Tell us your story about being a patient at Mildmay

Do you or someone you know, have a story of a Mildmay experience (from any era) that you would like to share?Please let us know. Mildmay has been caring for people since the 1860s and in that time tens of thousands of people have passed through our doors and each one of them had their […]

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International Nurses Day 2020

Today is International Nurses Day, which is traditionally held on 12 May, the anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale.This year, in particular, it’s an extra special occasion because not only does it fall during the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife, it also marks the 200th anniversary of Nightingale’s birth.Mildmay Deaconesses. Find out […]

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We are so grateful for the generosity of people donating PPE

As you may have seen on the news, hospitals are getting through huge quantities of PPE (personal protective equipment) every day.Mildmay is no different. In fact, the cost of PPE is rising exponentially. Not only because we are using so much more of it, but also because suppliers have increased their prices. In February 2020, we […]

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It’s May Bank Holiday. What is the latest from Mildmay?

Mildmay is really busy right now. In fact, we haven’t been so full in many years, which is tremendous news for our charity. We were able to withdraw the redundancy notices that were issued at the beginning of March. Those that wanted to stay could do so, and those who wanted to leave were still […]

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Mildmay is recruiting an Estates & Facilities Manager

Estate & Facilities Manager £31,878 – £42,046 per annum, inclusive 37.5hrs per week Closing date: 15 May 2020  Mildmay Mission Hospital remains at the forefront of care and development of services in relation to complex HIV related conditions, particularly HIV-related neuro-cognitive impairment (HNCI). Mildmay continues to develop innovative models of care based on experience and research.In this exciting […]

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Warmest thanks to ‘Chinese in the UK for NHS’ for their fantastic donation of PPE to Mildmay

We were delighted to receive an email yesterday from Jian, who represents the “Chinese in the UK for NHS” campaign. They have very generously donated 1,100 masks, 25 coveralls, and 30 goggles to Mildmay Hospital to supplement our Personal Protection Equipment (PPE). We are incredibly grateful for this donation because, even when we are able to locate […]

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New information for people visiting patients during the COVID-19 lockdown

Please be aware that this procedure will be reviewed regularly and may change from time to time, in line with the latest Government and NHS guidelinesIntroductionWe are requesting that you DO NOT visit for the duration of lockdown. However, in exceptional circumstances, visiting may be allowed. The visits must be negotiated beforehand, with the knowledge and consent of the […]

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