22 December 2008
Health chiefs are advising people to be on the lookout for symptoms of norovirus and help efforts to keep the infection from spreading in hospitals, schools and other areas.
25 November 2008
Two bishops – an Anglican and a Roman Catholic – conducted a service of dedication of the new chapel at Central Middlesex Hospital on 21 November in the presence of Brent’s Mayor, Councillor Ralph Fox.
18 November 2008
The Trust is one of the ‘most improved’ in the country for reductions in death rates, according to Dr Foster’s Hospital Guide published this week.
17 November 2008
With the onset of winter, residents of Brent and Harrow are being reminded that antibiotics are not the solution for infections such as coughs, colds and sore throats
13 November 2008
A new £500,000 state-of-the-art laparoscopy theatre at St Mark’s Hospital in Harrow offers not only less invasive surgery but also faster recovery times for patients.
11 November 2008
16 October 2008
Trust remains proud of its achievements following Healthcare Commission's annual health check and receives 12 out of 13 for assessments of its cleanliness and safety.
30 September 2008
On 3 October, a little girl living with the life-limiting illness Cystic Fibrosis will have her wish to be a doctor granted, thanks to the Rays of Sunshine Children Charity, and doctors and nurses at Northwick Park Hospital.
24 September 2008
The North West London Hospitals NHS Trust took part in the World's Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 26 September to raise money for the national charity Macmillan Cancer Support.
24 September 2008
Double-Gold Olympic medallist Dame Kelly Holmes visited Northwick Park Hospital on Thursday 25 September to help celebrate the first anniversary of its children’s Accident and Emergency (A&E) unit.
16 September 2008
An independent expert panel, brought together to examine three maternal deaths in the maternity department at Northwick Park Hospital over one year, has found the incidents ‘were not the result of deficiencies of care’.
20 August 2008
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24 July 2008
08 July 2008
01 July 2008
On Saturday 5th July, Mayor of Brent and Councillor Lurline Champagnie of Harrow Council will helping Chief Executive Fiona Wise to perform a ceremonial tree planting to mark the 60th anniversary of the NHS.
10 June 2008
Tony Caplin will be Chairman of the Trust from 1 July 2008.
27 May 2008
Six nurses have been reunited at Central Middlesex Hospital 50 years after they first trained there together.
27 May 2008
A gutsy 12-year old diabetes patient has donned his running shoes to raise money for Northwick Park Hospital’s children’s ward by running London’s mini-marathon.
23 May 2008
A local information and support centre for cancer patients and their carers has been visited by a national charity’s president, to mark its one-year anniversary.
16 April 2008
03 April 2008
We have hit targets to ensure that patients are treated within 18 weeks from the point they are referred from their GP.
07 March 2008
Brent Teaching Primary Care Trust has confirmed its support for the transfer of the Brent Birth Centre to Northwick Park Hospital following a three month consultation.
20 February 2008
His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales formally opened the new Central Middlesex Hospital in Park Royal on Wednesday February 20 2008.
16 January 2008
Local people are encouraged to have their say on proposals for the future of the Brent Birth Centre before the public consultation closes in several weeks’ time on February 8.
03 January 2008
X factor star Alisha Bennett and pop singer Kate Nash presented Christmas gifts to children on Rainbow Ward and Jack's Place as part of the Harrow Observer's annual toy appeal.