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  2. About us

    1. How Homerton is managed
      1. Board of Directors
        1. Board papers
      2. Council of Governors
        1. Governor biographies
        2. Resources for governors
        3. Become a Governor
    2. Members
    3. How the Trust is regulated
    4. Trust Values
    5. Trust Strategy
      1. Homerton Healthcare - Shaping Our Future Together
    6. Policies, Guidelines and Procedures
    7. Safer Staffing
    8. What we spend and how we spend it
    9. Freedom of information
      1. Freedom of Information Disclosure Log 2016
      2. Freedom of Information Disclosure Log 2017
      3. Freedom of Information Disclosure Log 2018
    10. Press Office
    11. Reports and magazines
    12. Equality and diversity
    13. Trading with Homerton
  3. Our services

    1. Attend Anywhere virtual consultations
    2. Coronavirus updates
      1. Covid-19 Screening Leaflet
      2. Coronavirus vaccine FAQs
      3. COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs
    3. Acute pain service
    4. Accident & Emergency
    5. Adult Allergy & Immunotherapy Services
      1. Adult Allergy service
      2. Our team
      3. Clinic appointment
      4. Patient Information and useful links
      5. Allergy referrals
      6. Outpatient and day-case services
    6. Adult Cardiorespiratory Enhanced and Responsive service
      1. ACERS Respiratory service
      2. ACERS Cardio-Respiratory Rehabilitation
      3. ACERS Heart Failure
    7. Adult Community Rehabilitation Team
      1. ACRT contacts and referrals
      2. ACRT groups
      3. User involvement
    8. Adult Integrated Continence Service
    9. Anaesthetics and pain management
    10. City and Hackney Specialist Adult Weight Management service
    11. Anticoagulation service
    12. Appliances - surgical
    13. Cancer services
      1. Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service
      2. Breast services
      3. Lung Services
      4. Colorectal services
      5. Gynaecological services
      6. Upper Gastrointestinal Services
      7. Your health and wellbeing after cancer treatment
    14. Cardiology
    15. Children, young people and family services
      1. Children's inpatient and outpatient services
      2. Children's services in the community
        1. Hackney Ark
        2. Children's Dietetics service
        3. Community Children's Nursing Service
        4. Paediatric Continence service
        5. Disabled Children's Service
        6. Children's Hearing Services Working Group page
        7. Integrated Children's Occupational Therapy Service
        8. Children's physiotherapy service
        9. Homerton Health Visiting
        10. Key Work Team
        11. HENRY (Health, Exercise, Nutrition for the really young)
        12. The Hackney Healthy Eating & Obesity Service
        13. School Nursing Service
        14. Children's speech and language therapy service
        15. Specialist Children's Nursing and Health Visiting Practition
        16. Targeted Health Outreach Team
      3. Children's Health Patient Information
    16. Covid – recovery and rehabilitation
    17. Community services
    18. Dementia
    19. Critical care outreach service
    20. Dermatology
      1. Teledermatology
    21. Diabetes
      1. clinics
      2. Patient education
      3. Psychology support service
      4. Initiating insulin therapy
      5. For professionals
      6. Attend Anywhere video consultations
    22. Diabetes eye screening
      1. Booking or changing an appointment by phone
      2. Booking an appointment online
      3. Why be screened
      4. Unexpected problems following screening
      5. What to expect
      6. Contact lens wearers
      7. Diabetes eye screening for GPs
      8. Pregnancy
      9. Coronavirus
    23. Dietetics
      1. CBT for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
      2. Sustainable hacks
    24. Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)
    25. Elderly care
    26. Fertility Centre
      1. Investigations and treatments explained
      2. Common medications used
      3. HFEA consent forms
      4. Treatment success rates
      5. Fertility webinars
    27. Fountayne Road Health Centre
    28. Gastroenterology
    29. Haematology clinics
    30. Gynaecology Services
      1. Community Gynaecology
      2. Acute Gynaecology
      3. Colposcopy
      4. Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit (EPAU)
      5. Endometriosis
      6. Outpatient hysteroscopy clinic
      7. Abortion care
      8. Women's Health Patient Information
    31. Homerton Anogenital Neoplasia Service
      1. HANS research
      2. HANS professional resources
    32. Homerton Psychological medicine (HPM)
    33. Homerton Transitional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit
    34. Hypertension
    35. Infection, prevention and control
    36. Infectious diseases and clinical microbiology service
    37. Intensive Care Unit
      1. Working in ITU
    38. Integrated Independence Team
    39. John Scott Health Centre
    40. Kenworthy Road Health Centre
    41. Leg ulcers
    42. Learning disabilities and Autism support
    43. Maternity services
      1. Antenatal self-referral form
      2. Before pregnancy
      3. Your pregnancy
        1. Your antenatal care
        2. Antenatal screening
        3. Parentcraft sessions
        4. Your health in pregnancy
        5. Additional support
      4. Caring for you and your baby
        1. e-Redbook
        2. Infant feeding
      5. Your labour
      6. Maternity Voices Partnership
      7. Resources for patients
        1. Maternity Patient Information
      8. Maternity Lateral Flow Test form
    44. Lower Clapton Road Health Centre
    45. NE London bowel cancer screening centre
    46. Neighbourhoods Community Nursing
    47. Nephrology
    48. Neonatal unit (NICU)
    49. Neurology
      1. Adult Focal Spasticity Service
      2. First Seizure Clinic (Dr Neligan)
    50. Newborn hearing screening
    51. Obesity surgery (bariatrics)
      1. Obesity surgery GP information
        1. Vitamin and mineral recommendations
        2. Monitoring and blood tests
        3. Complications
        4. Pregnancy and contraception
        5. Weight loss
        6. Adjustment to life after surgery
      2. Surgery procedures
      3. After surgery
      4. FAQs
      5. Patient resources
      6. Patient testimonials
    52. Ophthalmology
      1. Glaucoma
    53. Oral maxillo-facial, head and neck surgery
    54. Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy (OPAT) Service
    55. Outpatients
      1. Outpatient department vision
    56. Palliative Care
    57. Pharmacy
    58. Pathology
      1. Information for Patients
      2. Information for Healthcare Professionals
        1. Sample Ordering, Collection, Transport and reporting
        2. Paediatric samples
        3. Specimen acceptance criteria
        4. Model Rules for Specimen Transport
        5. Sample Transport
        6. Requesting additional tests
      3. Clinical Biochemistry
        1. Urgent Biochemistry tests
        2. Urgent Chemical pathology results
        3. Clinical advice and interpretation
        4. Dynamic Function Testing
          1. Dexamethasone suppression test protocol
          2. Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT) protocol
          3. OGTT protocol - Extended
          4. Synacthen Test protocol
          5. Urinary metanephrines guidance
      4. Blood Transfusion
        1. Urgent Haematology & Blood Transfusion results
        2. Sample and request form labelling
        3. Blood transfusion requests
        4. Storage of blood and blood products
        5. Use of blood and blood products
        6. Transfusion guidelines
        7. Shot
      5. Immunology
      6. Haematology
        1. Urgent Haematology result
        2. Coagulation laboratory
        3. Basis for Reference Ranges
      7. Microbiology
      8. Histopathology and Cytology
      9. Quality department
        1. Pathology accreditation
        2. Pathology user surveys
        3. Pathology feedback and complaints
      10. Pathology News
        1. Pathology archive News
    59. Phlebotomy
    60. Podiatry - Foot Health
      1. Referrals/Appointments
      2. Information for health professionals
      3. Routine skin and nail conditions
      4. In-growing toe nails
      5. Podiatry self-referral
      6. Biomechanical treatment
      7. Diabetic foot care
      8. Emergency clinic
      9. Wound care
      10. Podiatric surgery
      11. Footwear
      12. Patient information
    61. Preventing pressure ulcers
      1. Pressure ulcer causes and risk factors
    62. Psychosexual service
    63. Radiology
    64. Respiratory medicine
      1. Asthma
      2. COPD
      3. Tuberculosis (TB) service
      4. Lung Function Laboratory
    65. Rheumatology
    66. Regional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit (RNRU)
      1. RNRU Therapy services
      2. RNRU art workshops
    67. RNRU Outreach Team
      1. Pook the Hamster: a children’s brain injury resource
    68. Safeguarding vulnerable adults
    69. Sexual Health
      1. test hshs
      2. Sexual Health Blog
      3. Our clinics
        1. Right Choice Connect Hackney
        2. LGBTQI
        3. Sex worker services
        4. Sexual wellbeing and psychology
        5. Young people
      4. STIs
      5. Contraception
      6. HIV prevention
        1. PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis)
        2. PEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis)
      7. Jonathan Mann Clinic - for HIV care and treatment
        1. HIV and COVID-19
        2. Living well with HIV
        3. JMC Blog
      8. Outreach services
    70. Sickle cell service & Thalassaemia Service
    71. Sir Ludwig Guttmann Health and Wellbeing Centre
    72. Stroke services
      1. TIA Services
    73. Smoking - giving up
    74. St Leonard's
    75. Safeguarding Children
    76. Sports injury and musculoskeletal medicine clinic
      1. Shockwave Therapy
    77. Surgical Rehabilitation Team
    78. Talk Changes Service (IAPT / Talking Therapy)
    79. Therapy services
      1. Locomotor Service Homepage
        1. Locomotor ME/CFS Service
        2. Locomotor Pain Service
        3. Group exercise classes
          1. Advanced rehabilitation for low back pain
          2. Get Active Class
          3. Live online classes
          4. Shoulder rehabilitation class
          5. Lower Limb rehabilitation class
        4. Patient feedback
        5. Locomotor News
        6. Activities in Hackney
        7. Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
        8. Extended Scope Physiotherapy
        9. Contacts and locations
        10. Patient Resources
          1. Back pain
      2. Consultant outpatient physiotherapy
        1. Video Consultations
        2. Adult physiotherapy
        3. Women's and Men's health physiotherapy
        4. Children's physiotherapy
          1. Children's physiotherapy
          2. For parents and guardians
          3. For GPs and health professionals
          4. Children's rheumatology clinic
        5. Self-managing common injuries
      3. Occupational therapy
      4. Speech and language therapy
    80. Tissue Viability
    81. Wheelchair service
      1. User involvement and feedback
      2. Personal wheelchair budgets
      3. Wheelchair FAQs
      4. Useful resources
      5. Wheelchair use videos
      6. User manuals
      7. Resources for referrers
    82. Trauma & Orthopaedics
  4. For patients & visitors

    1. Patient Experience
      1. Friends and Family Test (FFT)
    2. Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS)
    3. Coronavirus updates
    4. Contact us
    5. Finding us
    6. Accessibility
      1. The Accessible Information Standard (AIS)
      2. AccessAble
        1. X-Ray 2
        2. X-Ray 1 - MRI, Ultrasound & X-Ray Outpatients
        3. Tuke Ward - Women's Health Centre
        4. Transport Department
        5. Thomas Audley Ward
        6. Therapy Services
        7. The Sanctuary
        8. Homerton Ambulatory Medicine Unit (HAMU)
        9. Templar Ward
        10. Surgical Centre
        11. Starlight Ward
        12. Security
        13. Respiratory Medicine & Allergy
        14. Registrar of Births and Deaths
        15. Regional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit 1
        16. Primary Urgent Care Centre (PUCC)
        17. Priestley Ward
        18. Picton Suite - Blood Clinic / Phototherapy
        19. Pharmacy
        20. Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS) 1
        21. Pathology 1
        22. Outpatients 3
        23. Outpatients 2
        24. Obstetric Ultrasound & Fetal Medicine
        25. Neonatal Unit (NICU)
        26. Medical Day Unit
        27. Matthews Duncan Seminar Room
        28. Maternity Unit - Obstetric Assessment Unit
        29. Maternity Unit - Delivery Suite
        30. Main Outpatients 1
        31. Lloyd Ward
        32. Lamb Ward
        33. Intensive Care Unit
        34. Homerton Fertility Centre
        35. Hackney Diabetes Centre
        36. Graham Ward
        37. Fracture & Orthopaedic Clinic
        38. Ezra Umarpeh
        39. Eye Screening Centre
        40. Endoscopy Suite
        41. Emergency Gynaecology
        42. Elderly Care Unit - South
        43. Elderly Care Unit - North
        44. Edith Cavell Ward
        45. Discharge Lounge
        46. Day Stay Unit
        47. Daniel Defoe Ward
        48. Counselling Room - Yellow Corridor
        49. Clifden Centre (Sexual Health Service)
        50. Children's Outpatients (Starlight)
        51. Children's Accident and Emergency
        52. Cardiology unit
        53. Bryning
        54. Cardiology & Lung Function
        55. Bereavement Suite
        56. Accident and Emergency
        57. Antenatal clinic
        58. Acute Care Unit
        59. Adult Allergy Service
    7. Your stay in hospital
    8. Coming in for surgery
      1. Pre-operative assessment clinic
      2. Preparing for your surgery
      3. What will happen on the day
    9. Complaints Service
    10. Bumble Bee awards
    11. DAISY Awards
    12. Bi-lingual health advocacy and translations
    13. City and Hackney Carers Centre
    14. Privacy Notice (your health records)
      1. Access to medical records
    15. Patient Information leaflets
  5. GPs and referrers

    1. Consultant Directory
    2. How to refer
    3. Results
    4. GP liaison
    5. Clinical contacts for GPs and referrers
    6. Maternity & Paediatrics
  6. Working for us

    1. Join Homerton
      1. Current vacancies
        1. Nursing Virtual Recruitment Events
      2. COVID 19 Vaccinations
      3. The Neighbourhood
      4. Nursing and midwifery careers
        1. Nurses Joining Homerton
        2. Healthcare Assistants
        3. Preceptorship
        4. Transfer scheme
        5. Return to practice: nursing
        6. Elective Placements
        7. Postgraduate Certificate (Band 5/6 Nurses)
      5. Applying for a Job
        1. The Disability Symbol
      6. Starting at Homerton
      7. Staff Bank
      8. Staff Survey
      9. Hackney Council Supported Internship Programme (Project SEARCH)
    2. Volunteering
      1. Volunteering Frequently Asked Questions
      2. Volunteering roles
      3. How to apply
      4. Safeguarding Children and Volunteering at Homerton
    3. Research & Innovation
      1. Homerton R&I approval for research projects
        1. Ethical approval
      2. Intellectual property
      3. R&I frequently asked questions
    4. Education and training
      1. Trust welcome (Induction)
      2. Induction: Core Mandatory Training (CMT)
      3. Medical education
      4. Learning and development
      5. Professional education
      6. Homerton Simulation Centre
        1. Our simulators
        2. Simulation and Clinical Skills suite
      7. Newcomb Library and Information Service
        1. About us and our services
        2. Newcomb Library regulations
        3. Services for East London NHS Foundation Trust staff
      8. Education centre
        1. Rooms and prices
      9. Work experience
      10. Apprenticeships
    5. Homerton Hope Charity
      1. Homerton Hope news
      2. Donate to Homerton Hope
      3. Our Trustees