Meet the Team: Carol Robb, Senior Sister of Endoscopy

By: The Wellington Team | Published: July 16, 2014

Carol Robb

  The Endoscopy Centre were recently awarded JAG accreditation -  the first private facility in central London to achieve this gold standard. Needless to say, the last 24 months have been busy for Carol Robb, Senior Sister of Endoscopy and her whole team. We discuss her working career, her…

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WellNet Unit Launches

By: The Wellington Team | Published: July 2, 2014

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In 2013, The Wellington Hospital received over 100 NET cases, prompting a growing need for a dedicated unit specialising in this area. We are now proud to introduce the WellNet Unit at The Wellington Hospital, which offers private care to patients in the UK and overseas….

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Could you spot the signs of a heart attack?

By: The Wellington Team | Published: June 26, 2014

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The heart is one of the hardest working organs in the body, playing a crucial role in your everyday health. In the first of three short but  informative videos about the heart, Ashley Stowell, Advanced Paramedic Practitioner, discusses the signs and symptoms of a heart attack…

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May: The month of awards and accreditations

By: The Wellington Team | Published: June 16, 2014

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May was a proud month for The Wellington Hospital, after our Endoscopy Centre was granted JAG accreditation this was quickly followed by our  Acute Neurological Rehabilitation Unit being awarded another three year CARF accreditation for their inpatient programmes. CARF, The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, are an…

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24 hour Enquiry Line NOW open

By: The Wellington Team | Published: June 2, 2014

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This new service has been introduced to suit our time-precious modern lifestyles and offer support for urgent health concerns which require an independent GP or admission to hospital.

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JAG Accreditation: what does it mean?

By: The Wellington Team | Published: May 20, 2014

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The Wellington Hospital was awarded with JAG accreditation, the first private hospital in central London to be recognised with this gold standard in endoscopy care.

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Against Anxiety

By: The Wellington Team | Published: May 9, 2014

Anxiety Aware

Next week it’s Mental Health Awareness Week (12th – 18th May);campaigning to fight the stigmas attached to mental health by raising awareness and helping everyone to lead mentally healthier lives.

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Bowel Cancer Month, are you aware?

By: The Wellington Team | Published: May 1, 2014

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With more than 40,000 people diagnosed with bowel cancer in 2010 alone, it has now become the fourth most common type of cancer in the UK. We discuss the signs to look for, the tests and treatments that are available and the importance of catching this disease early.

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The Wellington Hospital is 40 years old, today!

By: admin | Published: April 25, 2014

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Today, The Wellington Hospital, celebrates 40 years; our ruby anniversary! Over this time, the hospital has gone from strength to strength, gaining worldwide recognition as HCA’s largest private hospital in London. Originally commissioned by the British and Commonwealth Shipping Group, when The Wellington Hospital South opened…

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All that sugar isn’t so sweet

By: The Wellington Team | Published: April 10, 2014

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At the beginning of March, the World Health Organization (WHO) released draft guidelines in which they called for a review of their 2002 recommendation. With slashes to guideline daily amounts (GDA) and claims that your sugar fix is as addictive as tobacco, what has caused this sudden media sugar rush?

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