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 NHS Trust care heroes honoured in NHS Parliamentary Awards

Carolina Lamb and Brian Martin

The two were nominated by Isle of Wight MP, Bob Seely, in recognition of their contribution to improving patient experiences

Tuesday, 24th November, 2020 1:16pm

By Isle of Wight NHS Trust with one comment

Isle of Wight council spent £1.6m on PPE (Updated)

PPE at the council's leisure centre foyer

During the Audit Committee Cllr Michael Lilley asked for assurance the Isle of Wight Council’s procurement did not ‘pay middle people who made a large profit out of the pandemic'

Monday, 23rd November, 2020 3:29pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 3 readers' comments

Call ‘NHS 111 First’ – New service for those needing urgent or emergency medical attention

woman on hospital bed attached to blood pressure monitor

A new service is planned at St Mary's Hospital from 1st December for those needing urgent or emergency medical care. Details within

Monday, 23rd November, 2020 7:35am

By Sally Perry with 10 readers' comments

Isle of Wight App project to help diagnose skin abnormalities shortlisted for prestigious Award

demonstration of GP using the Dermis App on a patient to identify moles

The Isle of Wight team has been shortlisted for this prestigious award, despite the tough competition from over 1,000 entries

Thursday, 19th November, 2020 2:22pm

By Isle of Wight NHS Trust

Emergency admissions to hospital up 15 per cent, but GP referrals slashed by half

st mary's hospital

The majority of patients attending emergency admissions are in the over 70s age bracket

Wednesday, 18th November, 2020 3:38pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 9 readers' comments

Help stop antibiotics becoming resistant by only taking when necessary, says NHS Trust

Illustration showing older woman in hospital bed, father and son outside room using hand sanistiser

An NHS campaign has launched reminding people why you should only take antibiotics when you really need them and the importance of hand washing to avoid the spread of viruses

Monday, 16th November, 2020 8:49am

By Isle of Wight NHS Trust

Carers IW offer service to send messages to loved ones in hospital during lockdown

Two staff from Carers IW holding a get well soon card

If you are a carer of someone in hospital during lockdown, get in touch with Carers IW and they'll pass on messages and cards for you

Friday, 6th November, 2020 10:25am

By Elizabeth Martin

Letter: We should be investing in St Mary’s Hospital and recognising the Island’s strength

st mary's hospital

This reader believes the Isle of Wight's isolation is something to recognise, protect and cautiously capitalise on in light of Covid-19

Friday, 6th November, 2020 10:07am

By Hans Bromwich with 5 readers' comments

Changes to visitor policy at St Mary’s hospital during lockdown

person in hospital bed with curtain drawn

NHS Trust explain what will happen about visitors to St Mary's Hospital during lockdown

Thursday, 5th November, 2020 5:03am

By Isle of Wight NHS Trust with one comment

NHS Trust services at St Mary’s hospital during lockdown #2

st mary's hospital

Isle of Wight NHS Trust share details of what might change with their services during the second national lockdown

Tuesday, 3rd November, 2020 2:39pm

By Isle of Wight NHS Trust with 8 readers' comments

Isle of Wight NHS Trust wins award for implementing video consultation care

Attend Anywhere system being used by nurse

The teams have helped to support the continuation of care for the Island Community throughout the pandemic where people were unable to visit their GP or come into hospital due to the risk of contracting and spreading the virus.

Friday, 23rd October, 2020 4:58pm

By Isle of Wight NHS Trust with 4 readers' comments

Shake-up of how Isle of Wight NHS Trust deliver mental health services revealed

man in hoodie with Boys Get Sad Too written on back of it

A new Mental Health Services strategy is being unveiled today by the Isle of Wight NHS Trust. Details within

Thursday, 22nd October, 2020 8:30am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments