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Category list : The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust

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  • Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust

    Essex acute trust exits ‘special measures’ after improving careSubscription

    News22 March, 2018

    Regulators have removed the Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust in west Essex from the “special measures” regime for struggling providers following improvements in care, particularly in the children and young people’s service.

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    Revealed: The hospitals with the worst nurse staffingSubscription

    News20 January, 2017

    Almost every NHS acute hospital in England is failing to meet its own nurse staffing targets, an investigation has revealed.

  • Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust

    Concern over agency staff giving IV at 'special measures' trustSubscription

    News19 October, 2016

    Some agency nurses on duty at an Essex hospital were observed administering intravenous care without it being known if they were competent to do so, a regulator has warned among a raft of failings that have seen the organisation recommended for entry into the support regime for struggling care providers.

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    New nursing research unit set to focus on improving patient careSubscription

    News8 January, 2015

    A nursing research unit based at Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge is to open later this month, with one of its initial projects being to investigate how cancer patients can be better supported during drug trials.

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    CQC finds half of hospitals failing to provide good nutrition to older patients Subscription

    News13 October, 2011

    A fifth of NHS hospitals are breaking the law on care of older people, according to a new report, with two trusts given prior warnings still leaving patients without intravenous fluids and one incontinent patient left unwashed despite asking for help.

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    Posts and beds to go at Princess AlexandraSubscription

    News17 August, 2011

    Princess Alexandra Hospital Trust in Essex will cut 250 staff posts and 60 beds to meet a £17m savings target in the current financial year.

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    The effects of nurse to patient ratiosSubscription

    Clinical17 January, 2011

    Recruitment freezes are beginning to take hold in the health service but fewer nurses per patient may impact negatively on standards of care