The latest issue of the RNOH magazine Articulate is now available to view or download. Inside you'll find articles on redevelopment news – a major milestone in the construction of the new inpatient ward block was reached last month when the ‘topping out’ ceremony took place. Our first "sandpit" event with UCL – brought together our clinicians, UCL scientists and engineers to tackle clinical problems together and come up with solutions
During her visit, Princess Eugenie was given a tour of the new wing, and talked to many of the Centre’s patients. She learned how they sustained their injuries, and the ways in which the SCIC has helped them to recover, and to regain their independence.
Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust was proud to sponsor the Health Category of the national TeenTech Awards 2017 and jointly with UCL ASPIRE Centre for Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology (CREaTe) contribute to the judging of some amazing ideas on the day.
The latest RNOH Quality Accounts are now available for 2016-2017. The Quality Account is an annual report about the quality of services provided by the RNOH and includes data on key measures such as patient safety, clinical effectiveness and patient experience. The Quality Account is an important way for us to report on quality and show improvements in the services we deliver to our patients.
The 2017 Buttercup Walk took place to raise money for The RNOH Charity. The event was attended by both patients and staff with stalls and rides for all to enjoy. Master of Ceremonies for the event was Mr Aresh Nejad, Medical Director and Mary Tye, a patient of the RNOH opened the Walk.
Mary, who is 96 years old and an incomplete C4-5 tetraplegic, broke her neck in 2008 and subsequently received successful surgery and rehabilitation at the RNOH. Determined to walk again, Mary's personal mantra is "I can and I will".