Isle of Wight NHS Trust

The majority of services provided by Isle of Wight NHS Trust are commissioned and funded by Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), NHS England and Isle of Wight Council.

Below are articles mentioning the Isle of Wight NHS Trust.

Isle of Wight Green Party call for Prime Minister to ‘properly fund NHS service’

green party members and placards

The Isle of Wight Green party say only putting money into Capital projects (buildings and IT) does not protect the quality of existing services on the Island.

Monday, 5th August, 2019 5:13pm

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

£48m NHS funding boost: Details emerge on how it will be used

radar hospital bed

Isle of Wight NHS Trust, which runs ambulance, community, hospital and mental health services on the Island, will receive the money as part of a national allocation of capital funding for NHS upgrades.

Monday, 5th August, 2019 10:59am

By Isle of Wight NHS Trust with 6 readers' comments

Isle of Wight NHS committed to ‘Getting to Good’ by 2020

St mary's hospital

The Isle of Wight NHS Trust say they're totally committed to improving services and their teams have been working flat out to achieve their ambition of ‘Getting to Good’ by 2020.

Monday, 5th August, 2019 10:27am

By David Anderson, Local Democracy Reporter with one comment

£48m cash boost for Isle of Wight NHS Trust to redesign acute services (updated)

fifty pound notes

In March the Isle of Wight NHS Trust was placed in financial special measures and received a warning notice to improve services provided by the Emergency Department.

Sunday, 4th August, 2019 10:30pm

By The Office of 10 Downing Street with 5 readers' comments

New home and phone number for mental health drop-in centre

Hayley and Hannah at Safe Haven

Those at the Safe Haven have worked hard to make it a welcoming and calm environment as well as a safe space where people can receive mental health support.

Tuesday, 23rd July, 2019 6:39pm

By Isle of Wight NHS Trust with one comment

An exhibition bequeathed by Sara Kouvaritakis at St Mary’s Hospital

Sara K's work

Sara was always keen for her work to be seen by persons who might gain support and inspiration from being alongside it. See it at St Mary's until September.

Friday, 19th July, 2019 2:19pm

By Isle of Wight NHS Trust

Substantial improvements made to mental health wards following Healthwatch Isle of Wight visit

Doors to Shackleton Ward

As a result of the findings contained in the report, Healthwatch Isle of Wight have made five recommendations to improve the experience of people with dementia on Shackleton ward.

Monday, 20th May, 2019 1:12pm

By Nikki Stewart with one comment

All of Isle of Wight’s healthcare services to be comprehensively inspected by watchdog

maggie oldham

The NHS Chief Executive says the inspection will provide an important opportunity to demonstrate the improvements they have made.

Friday, 26th April, 2019 5:34pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter with 4 readers' comments

Man given cancer diagnosis before being told it was a mix-up

Laboratory - Martin Lopez

Isle of Wight NHS say they launched an immediate Serious Incident Investigation to find out what went wrong and found it was an isolated incident.

Thursday, 11th April, 2019 4:59pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter

Mother of six year old girl killed by her father raises serious concerns over failures of Isle of Wight NHS Trust: Official report

Keziah Flux-Edmonds

"It shouldn't have happened," says girl's mother. This terrible tale of loss has been officially investigated by NHS England to see if health professionals could have done more to prevent it.

Thursday, 11th April, 2019 12:00pm

By Sally Perry

Patient connected to airflow meter instead of oxygen not harmed

St mary's hospital

The incident was classed as a ‘never event’ — a serious, entirely preventable, incident that should never have happened, but in this case the patient was not harmed.

Wednesday, 10th April, 2019 9:00am

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter

Number of young suicidal Islanders reaching out has doubled

teenager mobile phone

Head of the Isle of Wight Youth Trust says many young people feel like they don’t belong, that the community doesn’t think much of them.

Thursday, 4th April, 2019 6:10pm

By Megan Baynes, Local Democracy Reporter