Latest news — articles for December 2018

In Conversation With...our award winning Director of Nursing, Caroline Moore!

We spoke to award winning nurse Caroline Moore for In Conversation With… this week. Caroline, who is our Director of Nursing for Specialist Medicine, recently won the Lifetime Achievement in our PRIDE Awards after 27 years at our Trust.

Proud Caroline was nominated for the award by her own team, which shows how much they value her.

She also once got to meet the Dalai Lama in Mumbai, which she said was spectacular!

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In Conversation With...Alix Holmes, our Macmillan Cancer Information Manager

For our next instalment of our In Conversation with…series, we spoke to Alix Holmes, our Macmillan Cancer Information Manager who recently was presented with a long service award after 30 years at our Trust.

Before taking on her current role six years ago, Alix was a nurse in our Oncology department, and was one of the first nurses to be trained to give chemotherapy to patients, early in her career.

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In Conversation With...our palliative care consultant Lucy Pain, who spent some of her early weeks in a university desk drawer!

Here is the next instalment of our series: In Conversation With… introducing Lucy Pain, palliative care consultant and our clinical lead for end of life care.

Lucy is passionate about her role at our Trust, and providing good end of life care to every patient.

She also had an intellectual start to life – her mum returned to work as a university lecturer just six weeks after having her and when she didn’t like the nursery, kept Lucy in a drawer in her office until she found a suitable childminder!

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