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. Governor biographies
    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. Attend Anywhere virtual consultations
    2. Coronavirus updates
      1. Coronavirus vaccine FAQs
      2. 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. For Patients
      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. Anticoagulation service
    11. Appliances - surgical
    12. 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
    13. Cardiology
    14. 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
    15. Community services
    16. Covid – recovery and rehabilitation
    17. Critical care outreach service
    18. Dementia
    19. Dermatology
      1. Teledermatology
    20. Diabetes
      1. clinics
      2. Patient education
      3. Psychology support service
      4. Initiating insulin therapy
      5. For professionals
      6. Attend Anywhere video consultations
    21. 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
    22. Dietetics
    23. Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)
    24. Elderly care
    25. Fertility Centre
      1. Investigations and treatments explained
      2. Common medications used
      3. HFEA consent forms
      4. Treatment success rates
    26. Fountayne Road Health Centre
    27. Gastroenterology
    28. Gynaecology Services
      1. Acute Gynaecology
      2. Colposcopy
      3. Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit (EPAU)
      4. Endometriosis
      5. Outpatient hysteroscopy clinic
      6. Abortion care
      7. Community Gynaecology
    29. Haematology clinics
    30. Homerton Anogenital Neoplasia Service
      1. HANS research
      2. HANS professional resources
    31. Homerton Psychological medicine (HPM)
    32. Homerton Transitional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit
    33. Hypertension
    34. Infection, prevention and control
    35. Infectious diseases and clinical microbiology service
    36. Integrated Independence Team
    37. Intensive Care Unit
      1. Working in ITU
    38. John Scott Health Centre
    39. Kenworthy Road Health Centre
    40. Learning disability service
    41. Leg ulcers
    42. Lower Clapton Road Health Centre
    43. 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
      7. Maternity Lateral Flow Test form
    44. NE London bowel cancer screening centre
    45. Neighbourhoods Community Nursing
    46. Nephrology
    47. Neonatal unit (NICU)
    48. Neurology
      1. Adult Focal Spasticity Service
      2. First Seizure Clinic (Dr Neligan)
    49. Newborn hearing screening
    50. 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
    51. Ophthalmology
      1. Glaucoma
    52. Oral maxillo-facial, head and neck surgery
    53. Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy (OPAT) Service
    54. Outpatients
      1. Outpatient department vision
    55. 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
    56. Palliative Care
    57. Pharmacy
    58. Phlebotomy
    59. 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
    60. Preventing pressure ulcers
      1. Pressure ulcer causes and risk factors
    61. Psychosexual service
    62. Radiology
    63. Respiratory medicine
      1. Asthma
      2. COPD
      3. Tuberculosis (TB) service
      4. Lung Function Laboratory
    64. Rheumatology
    65. Regional Neurological Rehabilitation Unit (RNRU)
      1. RNRU Therapy services
      2. RNRU art workshops
    66. RNRU Outreach Team
      1. Pook the Hamster: a children’s brain injury resource
    67. Safeguarding vulnerable adults
    68. Sexual Health
      1. Sexual Health Blog
      2. Our clinics
        1. Right Choice Connect Hackney
        2. LGBTQI
        3. Sex worker services
        4. Sexual wellbeing and psychology
        5. Young people
      3. STIs
      4. Contraception
      5. HIV prevention
        1. PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis)
        2. PEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis)
      6. Jonathan Mann Clinic - for HIV care and treatment
        1. HIV and COVID-19
        2. Living well with HIV
        3. JMC Blog
      7. Outreach services
    69. Sickle cell service & Thalassaemia Service
    70. Sir Ludwig Guttmann Health and Wellbeing Centre
    71. Stroke services
      1. TIA Services
    72. Safeguarding Children
    73. Smoking - giving up
    74. St Leonard's
    75. Sports injury and musculoskeletal medicine clinic
      1. Shockwave Therapy
    76. Surgical Rehabilitation Team
    77. Talk Changes
    78. 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
        5. Self-managing common injuries
      3. Occupational therapy
      4. Speech and language therapy
    79. Tissue Viability
    80. Trauma & Orthopaedics
    81. Wheelchair service
  4. For patients & visitors

    1. DAISY Awards
    2. Contact us
    3. Finding us
    4. Your stay in hospital
    5. Coming in for surgery
      1. Pre-operative assessment clinic
      2. Preparing for your surgery
      3. What will happen on the day
    6. Feedback
    7. Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS)
    8. Complaints Service
    9. Bi-lingual health advocacy and translations
    10. Carers at Homerton
    11. Privacy Notice (your health records)
      1. Access to medical records
    12. 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
      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. Career clinics
        7. Elective Placements
        8. 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. 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. Medical education
      3. Learning and development
      4. Professional education
      5. Homerton Simulation Centre
        1. Our simulators
        2. Simulation and Clinical Skills suite
      6. Newcomb Library and Information Service
        1. About us and our services
        2. Newcomb Library regulations
        3. Services for East London NHS Foundation Trust staff
      7. Education centre
        1. Rooms and prices
      8. Work experience
      9. Apprenticeships
    5. Homerton Hope Charity
      1. Homerton Hope news
      2. Donate to Homerton Hope
      3. Our Trustees