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  • Hospital Site Update

    In the next 24 hours we are expecting very cold conditions and as a result there is a significant risk of ice on roads and paths around Milton Keynes University Hospital.

  • Snow: Information about patient services at MKUH (Sunday, 10 December)

    Patient services at Milton Keynes University Hospital are currently continuing to operate as usual today (Sunday, December 10, 2017), despite a heavy snow fall overnight.

    The snow, affecting Milton Keynes and surrounding counties, is making travelling difficult for staff trying to get into the hospital this morning.

    Staff who cannot get into work, can get in later than their planned shift start time, or who need the Milton Keynes voluntary 4x4 service to get into work should contact 01908 996690 as early as possible.

    Currently all clinical services are running as normal with the hospital’s well-practiced business continuity plans for adverse weather in place.

    Patients who are due to come into the hospital for planned procedures or appointments in the next 24 hours should still attend unless contacted directly.

  • Norovirus at Milton Keynes Hospital

    Some of our patients have been affected by vomiting and diarrhoea. We are asking you all to remain vigilant and do not visit our hospital if you have had symptoms of diarrhoea, and or vomiting in the last 72 hours.

    Norovirus illness usually includes a sudden onset of nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea. Though people can feel quite uncomfortable, the illness is generally not serious. People infected with norovirus usually get better on their own in a few days, without treatment. 

    It is highly contagious in all age groups and is common in our community.

  • Simon Lloyd Announced as the new Chairman of Milton Keynes University Hospital

    Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is delighted to announce the appointment of Simon Lloyd as the new substantive Chairman of the hospital.

    Simon has been serving as Acting Chair since the death of Baroness Margaret Wall in January 2017. He was officially appointed as substantive Chairman on Tuesday 14 November following a rigorous recruitment process.

    Commenting on his appointment, Simon, who has a background in law and previously worked extensively in the financial services industry, including as the Chief People Officer for Santander UK, said: “It is a privilege to lead the Board of Directors and Council of Governors in developing MKUH as a world-class health facility. I am incredibly proud to have been appointed as Chairman and am confident that, thanks to the commitment and hard work of the thousands of staff in our hospital family, MKUH will continue to grow and improve.”

  • MKUH Nurse Crowned Winner of a Nursing Times Award

    Christina Riley, a staff nurse from Milton Keynes University Hospital, was recently announced as the deserving winner of the Emergency and Critical Care Award at the Nursing Times Awards 2017.

    In a glittering ceremony held at the prestigious Grosvenor House, Park Lane on Thursday 2 November, nurses and organisations from across the profession were honoured across 23 categories in a night of recognition dedicated to celebrating exceptional achievement.

    Emergency and Critical Care Milton Keynes University Hospital


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