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. 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
    14. Accessibility
  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 Health Centres
    12. Children, young people and family services
      1. Children's inpatient and outpatient services
      2. Children's services in the community
        1. Hackney Ark
        2. Community Children's Nursing Service
        3. Continence service
        4. Disabled Children's Service
        5. Children's Hearing Services Working Group page
        6. Integrated Children's Occupational Therapy Service
        7. Children's physiotherapy service
        8. Homerton Health Visiting
        9. Key Work Team
        10. HENRY (Health, Exercise, Nutrition for the really young)
        11. School Nursing Service
        12. Children's speech and language therapy service
        13. Specialist Children's Nursing and Health Visiting Practition
        14. Targeted Health Outreach Team
      3. Children's Health Patient Information
    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
      6. Attend Anywhere video consultations
    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. Endometriosis
      5. Outpatient hysteroscopy clinic
      6. Abortion care
    25. Haematology clinics
    26. Homerton Anogenital Neoplasia Service
      1. HANS research
      2. HANS professional resources
    27. Homerton Transitional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit
    28. Homerton Psychological medicine (HPM)
    29. Hypertension
    30. Infection, prevention and control
    31. Infectious diseases and clinical microbiology service
    32. Integrated Independence Team
    33. Intensive Care Unit
      1. ITU
    34. John Scott Health Centre
    35. Kenworthy Road Health Centre
    36. Learning disability service
    37. Leg ulcers
    38. Lower Clapton Road Health Centre
    39. 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
    40. NE London bowel cancer screening centre
    41. Neighbourhoods Community Nursing
    42. Neonatal unit (NICU)
    43. Nephrology
    44. Neurology
      1. Adult Focal Spasticity Service
      2. First Seizure Clinic (Dr Neligan)
    45. Newborn hearing screening
    46. 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
    47. Ophthalmology
      1. Glaucoma
    48. Oral maxillo-facial, head and neck surgery
    49. Outpatients
      1. Outpatient department vision
    50. 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
    51. Palliative Care
    52. Pharmacy
    53. Phlebotomy
    54. 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
      12. Patient information
    55. Preventing pressure ulcers
      1. Pressure ulcer causes and risk factors
    56. Psychosexual service
    57. Radiology
    58. Respiratory medicine
      1. Allergy
      2. Asthma
      3. COPD
      4. Lung Function Laboratory
      5. Tuberculosis (TB) service
    59. Rheumatology
    60. Regional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit (RNRU)
      1. RNRU Therapy services
      2. RNRU art workshops
    61. RNRU Outreach Team
      1. Pook the Hamster: a children’s brain injury resource
    62. Safeguarding vulnerable adults
    63. Sexual Health
      1. Symptom checker
        1. Tested positive for an STI
        2. Contact of an STI
        3. Contraception needs
        4. Vaginal discharge
        5. Discharge from the penis
        6. Genital warts, lumps, bumps and spots
        7. Smear tests
        8. Vaccines
        9. Other needs
      2. Sexual Health Blog
      3. Our clinics
        1. Right Choice Connect Hackney
        2. LGBTQI
          1. Chemsex support
        3. Sex worker services
        4. Sexual wellbeing and psychology
        5. Young people
      4. STIs
      5. Contraception
      6. HIV prevention
        1. IMPACT study during COVID-19
      7. Jonathan Mann Clinic - for HIV care and treatment
        1. Living well with HIV
        2. JMC Blog
      8. Outreach services
    64. Safeguarding Children
    65. Sickle cell service & Thalassaemia Service
    66. Sir Ludwig Guttmann Health and Wellbeing Centre
    67. Smoking - giving up
    68. Stroke services
      1. TIA Services
    69. St Leonard's
    70. Sports injury and musculoskeletal medicine clinic
      1. Shockwave Therapy
    71. Surgical Rehabilitation Team
    72. Talk Changes
    73. Therapy services
      1. Locomotor Service
        1. Group exercise classes
        2. Locomotor Pain Service
        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
    74. Tissue Viability
    75. Wheelchair service
    76. 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. 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
      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