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 Strategy
    5. Trust Values
    6. Policies, Guidelines and Procedures
    7. Safer Staffing
    8. Freedom of information
      1. Freedom of Information Disclosure Log 2016
      2. Freedom of Information Disclosure Log 2017
      3. Freedom of Information Disclosure Log 2018
    9. What we spend and how we spend it
    10. Press Office
    11. Reports and magazines
    12. Equality and diversity
    13. Trading with Homerton
  3. Our services

    1. Accident & Emergency
    2. Acute pain service
    3. Adult Cardiorespiratory Enhanced and Responsive service
      1. ACERS Respiratory service
      2. ACERS Cardio-Respiratory Rehabilitation
      3. ACERS Heart Failure
    4. Adult Community Rehabilitation Team
      1. ACRT contacts and referrals
      2. ACRT groups
      3. User involvement
    5. Adult Integrated Continence Service
    6. Anaesthetics and pain management
    7. Anticoagulation service
    8. Appliances - surgical
    9. Cancer services
    10. Cardiology
    11. Community Centres
    12. Children, young people and family services
      1. Children's inpatient and outpatient services
      2. Children's services in the community
        1. Community Children's Nursing Service
        2. Continence service
        3. Disabled Children's Service
        4. Children's Hearing Services Working Group page
        5. Integrated Children's Occupational Therapy Service
        6. Children's physiotherapy service
        7. Homerton Health Visiting
        8. Key Work Team
        9. HENRY (Health, Exercise, Nutrition for the really young)
        10. School Nursing Service
        11. Children's speech and language therapy service
        12. Specialist Children's Nursing and Health Visiting Practition
        13. Targeted Health Outreach Team
    13. Critical care outreach service
    14. Dementia
    15. Dermatology
    16. Diabetes
      1. clinics
      2. Patient education
      3. Psychology support service
      4. Initiating insulin therapy
      5. For professionals
    17. Diabetes eye screening
      1. Unexpected problems following screening
      2. Eye screening - Booking or changing an appointment
      3. Why be screened
      4. What to expect
      5. Diabetes eye screening for GPs
    18. Dietetics
    19. Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)
    20. Elderly care
    21. Fertility Centre
      1. Investigations and treatments explained
      2. Common medications used
    22. Fountayne Road Health Centre
    23. Gastroenterology
    24. Gynaecology Services
      1. Acute Gynaecology
      2. Colposcopy
      3. Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit (EPAU)
      4. Emergency Gynaecology
      5. Endometriosis
      6. Outpatient hysteroscopy clinic
      7. Termination of pregnancy
    25. Hackney Ark
    26. Haematology clinics
    27. Homerton Anogenital Neoplasia Service
      1. HANS research
      2. HANS professional resources
    28. Homerton Transitional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit
    29. Homerton Psychological medicine (HPM)
    30. Hypertension
    31. Infection, prevention and control
    32. Infectious diseases and clinical microbiology service
    33. Integrated Independence Team
    34. Intensive Care Unit
      1. ITU
    35. John Scott Health Centre
    36. Kenworthy Road Health Centre
    37. Learning disability service
    38. Leg ulcers
    39. Lower Clapton Road Health Centre
    40. 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
    41. NE London bowel cancer screening centre
    42. Neighbourhoods Community Nursing
    43. Neonatal unit (NICU)
    44. Nephrology
    45. Neurology
      1. Adult Focal Spasticity Service
      2. First Seizure Clinic (Dr Neligan)
    46. Newborn hearing screening
    47. 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 testimonials
      6. Patient resources
    48. Ophthalmology
      1. Glaucoma
    49. Oral maxillo-facial, head and neck surgery
    50. Outpatients
      1. Outpatient department vision
    51. Palliative care
    52. 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
    53. Pharmacy
    54. Phlebotomy
    55. Podiatry - Foot Health
      1. Referrals/Appointments
      2. Information for health professionals
      3. Routine skin and nail conditions
      4. In-growing toe nails
      5. Self-referral form
      6. Biomechanical treatment
      7. Diabetic foot care
      8. Emergency clinic
      9. Wound care
      10. Podiatric surgery
      11. Footwear
    56. Preventing pressure ulcers
      1. Pressure ulcer causes and risk factors
    57. Psychosexual service
    58. Radiology
    59. Respiratory medicine
      1. Allergy
      2. Asthma
      3. COPD
      4. Lung Function Laboratory
      5. Tuberculosis (TB) service
    60. Rheumatology
    61. Regional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit (RNRU)
      1. RNRU Therapy services
      2. RNRU art workshops
    62. RNRU Outreach Team
      1. Pook the Hamster: a children’s brain injury resource
    63. Safeguarding Children
    64. Safeguarding vulnerable adults
    65. Sickle cell service & Thalassaemia Service
    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
      6. Jonathan Mann Clinic - for HIV care and treatment
        1. Living well with HIV
        2. JMC Blog
      7. Outreach services
    67. Sir Ludwig Guttmann Health and Wellbeing Centre
    68. Smoking - giving up
    69. Stroke services
      1. TIA Services
    70. St Leonard's
    71. Sports injury and musculoskeletal medicine clinic
      1. Shockwave Therapy
    72. Surgical Rehabilitation Team
    73. Talk Changes
    74. Therapy services
      1. Locomotor Service
        1. The Locomotor Pain Service
        2. Group exercise classes
        3. Patient feedback
        4. Locomotor News
        5. Activities in Hackney
        6. Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
        7. Contacts and locations
        8. Extended Scope Physiotherapy
        9. Self-help
          1. Back pain
      2. Consultant outpatient physiotherapy
        1. Adult physiotherapy
        2. Women's and Men's health physiotherapy
        3. 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
    75. Tissue Viability
    76. Trauma & Orthopaedics
    77. Wheelchair service
  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. Give us your 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. Joining Homerton
        2. Preceptorship
        3. Transfer scheme
        4. Return to practice: nursing
        5. Career clinics
        6. Rotation Opportunities: Children and Young People
        7. Elective Placements
        8. 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
    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. Homerton Hope news
      2. Our Trustees