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Occupational therapy news

Our Lead Occupational Therapist didn’t ever have a paper round, until now!Providing patients with access to a daily newspaper can be an important part of rehabilitation, so every day, they bring in newspapers to the hospital for our patients. Camilla, who has been with Mildmay for over 24 years, says, “for an inpatient, every day can […]

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Christmas 2020 appeal: Presents for Patients

We need your help to bring our patients a little Christmas cheer. Click here to donate now Every year, Mildmay hospital has many patients who are unable to go home for Christmas. This year, not only are we caring for vulnerable patients with HIV, but also people who are homeless or rough sleeping – some […]

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Tower Hamlets is No Place For Hate

Mildmay Mission Hospital is proud to have signed up to the London Borough of Tower Hamlets No Place For Hate Campaign, which aims to send clear and consistent messages that hate will not be tolerated in our borough.This goes beyond a media campaign to encourage positive messages of One Tower Hamlets but also aims to […]

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Rough sleepers in UK will die without government action, doctors warn (Guardian article)

This article in the Guardian from 8 October, 2020 highlights the lack of safe accomodation for rough sleepers as winter approaches.This is a situation that needs urgent action from the government. Read the article on the Guardian website

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October 2020 update from Mildmay’s Chief Executive

Dear Mildmay Supporters,I am writing to bring you up to date on what has been happening at Mildmay Hospital this year, at a time of pivotal change for our Charity. The key drivers for this change have been the advances made in both HIV prevention and treatment, with some reports suggesting that onward transmission of […]

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24 years at Mildmay and still going strong

This week we pay tribute to a very long-standing member of staff, Dr Camilla Hawkins, who this September, celebrated an amazing 24 years of dedication and commitment to Mildmay Mission Hospital.It is appropriate that we acknowledge the massive contribution that Camilla has made to the Hospital and the hundreds of patients she has worked with […]

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Infection Prevention and Control Inspection

We are delighted to report that Mildmay passed it’s latest Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) inspection with flying colours.The Care Quality Commission requires that Mildmay Hospital, like all healthcare settings, undergoes regular IPC inspections. These inspections help us maintain our ‘Outstanding’ rating.Well done to our Clinical Team, who are always outstanding. The Lead IPC nurse […]

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IMPORTANT UPDATE: Our guidelines for visiting patients has changed

Because of the prevailing situation of increasing numbers of COVID-19 patients both across London and nationally, Mildmay cannot arrange further visiting of patients beyond Wednesday 23 September 2020.It is our hope that we can decide to continue allowing patient visits but this will be reviewed on a weekly, and if necessary, daily basis. Thank you for […]

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An endorsement of our Homeless Pathway from a former patient

It’s great to read this endorsement of our Homeless Pathway from one of our former patients on Twitter, via the Latch Project.

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A letter to our Chaplaincy friends who gave Mildmay Mission Hospital their best!

A letter from Mildmay’s longstanding Lead Chaplain, Sister Bernie Devine, to our Chaplaincy friends and colleagues who have sadly, and for several reasons, come to the end of their service at our hospital. “Let me begin my tribute to my chaplaincy colleagues who have decided to move on, following the changes which occurred at Mildmay […]

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