1. Home

  2. About us

    1. How Homerton is managed
      1. Board of Directors
        1. Board papers
      2. Council of Governors
        1. Resources for governors
    2. Members
    3. How the Trust is regulated
    4. Trust Values
    5. Trust Strategy
    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
    14. Accessibility
  3. Our services

    1. Coronavirus updates
    2. Acute pain service
    3. Accident & Emergency
    4. Adult Allergy & Immunotherapy Services
      1. Adult Allergy service
      2. Our team
      3. Clinic appointment
      4. For Patients
      5. Allergy referrals
      6. Outpatient and day-case services
    5. Adult Cardiorespiratory Enhanced and Responsive service
      1. ACERS Respiratory service
      2. ACERS Cardio-Respiratory Rehabilitation
      3. ACERS Heart Failure
    6. Adult Community Rehabilitation Team
      1. ACRT contacts and referrals
      2. ACRT groups
      3. User involvement
    7. Adult Integrated Continence Service
    8. Anaesthetics and pain management
    9. Anticoagulation service
    10. Appliances - surgical
    11. Cancer services
      1. Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service
      2. Breast services
    12. Cardiology
    13. 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. 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
    14. Community services
    15. Covid – recovery and rehabilitation
    16. Critical care outreach service
    17. Dementia
    18. Dermatology
    19. Diabetes
      1. clinics
      2. Patient education
      3. Psychology support service
      4. Initiating insulin therapy
      5. For professionals
      6. Attend Anywhere video consultations
    20. Diabetes eye screening
      1. Eye screening - Booking or changing an appointment
      2. Why be screened
      3. Unexpected problems following screening
      4. What to expect
      5. Contact lens wearers
      6. Diabetes eye screening for GPs
      7. Pregnancy
      8. Coronavirus
    21. Dietetics
    22. Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)
    23. Elderly care
    24. Fertility Centre
      1. Investigations and treatments explained
      2. Common medications used
      3. HFEA consent forms
    25. Fountayne Road Health Centre
    26. Gastroenterology
    27. Gynaecology Services
      1. Acute Gynaecology
      2. Colposcopy
      3. Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit (EPAU)
      4. Endometriosis
      5. Outpatient hysteroscopy clinic
      6. Abortion care
    28. Haematology clinics
    29. Homerton Anogenital Neoplasia Service
      1. HANS research
      2. HANS professional resources
    30. Homerton Psychological medicine (HPM)
    31. Homerton Transitional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit
    32. Hypertension
    33. Infection, prevention and control
    34. Infectious diseases and clinical microbiology service
    35. Integrated Independence Team
    36. Intensive Care Unit
      1. ITU
    37. John Scott Health Centre
    38. Kenworthy Road Health Centre
    39. Learning disability service
    40. Leg ulcers
    41. Lower Clapton Road Health Centre
    42. Maternity services
      1. Before pregnancy
      2. Your pregnancy
        1. Your antenatal care
        2. Antenatal screening
        3. Parentcraft sessions
        4. Your health in pregnancy
        5. Additional support
      3. Your labour
      4. Caring for you and your baby
        1. e-Redbook
      5. Maternity Voices Partnership
      6. Resources for patients
        1. Maternity Patient Information
    43. NE London bowel cancer screening centre
    44. Neighbourhoods Community Nursing
    45. Neonatal unit (NICU)
    46. Nephrology
    47. Neurology
      1. Adult Focal Spasticity Service
      2. First Seizure Clinic (Dr Neligan)
    48. Newborn hearing screening
    49. 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
    50. Ophthalmology
      1. Glaucoma
    51. Oral maxillo-facial, head and neck surgery
    52. Outpatients
      1. Outpatient department vision
    53. 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
        1. Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy (OPAT) Service
      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
    54. Palliative Care
    55. Pharmacy
    56. Phlebotomy
    57. 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
    58. Preventing pressure ulcers
      1. Pressure ulcer causes and risk factors
    59. Psychosexual service
    60. Radiology
    61. Respiratory medicine
      1. Asthma
      2. COPD
      3. Tuberculosis (TB) service
      4. Lung Function Laboratory
    62. Rheumatology
    63. Regional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit (RNRU)
      1. RNRU Therapy services
      2. RNRU art workshops
    64. RNRU Outreach Team
      1. Pook the Hamster: a children’s brain injury resource
    65. Safeguarding vulnerable adults
    66. Sexual Health
      1. Sexual Health Blog
      2. Our clinics
        1. Right Choice Connect Hackney
        2. LGBTQI
          1. Chemsex support
        3. Sex worker services
        4. Sexual wellbeing and psychology
        5. Young people
      3. STIs
      4. Contraception
      5. HIV prevention
        1. IMPACT study during COVID-19
      6. Jonathan Mann Clinic - for HIV care and treatment
        1. Living well with HIV
        2. JMC Blog
      7. Outreach services
    67. Sickle cell service & Thalassaemia Service
    68. Safeguarding Children
    69. Sir Ludwig Guttmann Health and Wellbeing Centre
    70. Stroke services
      1. TIA Services
    71. Smoking - giving up
    72. St Leonard's
    73. Sports injury and musculoskeletal medicine clinic
      1. Shockwave Therapy
    74. Surgical Rehabilitation Team
    75. Talk Changes
    76. Therapy services
      1. Locomotor Service Homepage
        1. Locomotor ME/CFS Service
        2. 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
        3. Locomotor Pain Service
        4. Patient feedback
        5. Locomotor News
        6. Activities in Hackney
        7. Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
        8. Extended Scope Physiotherapy
        9. Patient Resources
          1. Back pain
        10. Contacts and locations
      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
      3. Occupational therapy
      4. Speech and language therapy
    77. Tissue Viability
    78. Wheelchair service
    79. Trauma & Orthopaedics
  4. For patients & visitors

    1. Contact us
    2. Finding us
    3. Your stay in hospital
    4. Coming in for surgery
      1. Pre-operative assessment clinic
      2. Preparing for your surgery
      3. What will happen on the day
    5. Feedback
    6. Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS)
    7. Complaints Service
    8. Bi-lingual health advocacy and translations
    9. Carers at Homerton
    10. Privacy Notice (your health records)
      1. Access to medical records
    11. Patient Information leaflets
  5. GPs and referrers

    1. Consultant Directory
    2. How to refer
    3. Results
    4. GP liaison
    5. Clinical contacts
    6. Maternity & Paediatrics
  6. Choosing Homerton

    1. Working at Homerton
      1. Current vacancies
      2. The Neighbourhood
      3. Nursing and midwifery careers
        1. Nurses Joining Homerton
        2. Preceptorship
        3. Transfer scheme
        4. Return to practice: nursing
        5. Career clinics
        6. Elective Placements
        7. Postgraduate Certificate (Band 5/6 Nurses)
      4. Applying for a Job
        1. The Disability Symbol
      5. Starting at Homerton
      6. Staff Bank
      7. Armed Forces at Homerton
      8. Staff Survey
      9. 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. Medical education
      2. Learning and development
      3. Professional education
      4. Homerton Simulation Centre
        1. Our simulators
        2. Simulation and Clinical Skills suite
      5. Newcomb Library and Information Service
        1. About us and our services
        2. Newcomb Library regulations
        3. Services for East London NHS Foundation Trust staff
      6. Education centre
        1. Rooms and prices
      7. Work experience
      8. Apprenticeships
    5. Homerton Hope Charity
      1. Donate to Homerton Hope
      2. Homerton Hope news
      3. Our Trustees