Ambulatory Emergency Care (AEC) is an approach which results in a significant proportion of emergency adult patients being managed safely and efficiently on the same day avoiding admission to a hospital bed. This means that patients are assessed, diagnosed, treated and are able to go home the same day, without being admitted to hospital overnight.
The Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS) service provide a service to children and young people aged 0-18yrs, and their families, who are experiencing emotional health and wellbeing difficulties.
Isle Talk is a team of trained psychological practitioners and therapists offering a wide range of skills to help those experiencing common mental health problems. We offer a variety of different therapy options with flexible appointment times.
The Trust is committed to putting Patient Safety as our top priority and has signed up to the National Patient Safety Campaign. We are striving to make real measurable improvements in the safety of the care for our patients
To support the NHS to further improve patient safety, we are preparing for the introduction of a new Patient Safety Incident Response Framework (PSIRF), outlining how providers should respond to patient safety incidents and how and when a patient safety investigation should be conducted.
The Endoscopy Unit at St. Mary's Hospital is accredited by the national Joint Advisory Group known as JAG which monitors quality and performance ensuring the service meets all national standards in the provision of its services.
This page provides video information to support upcoming admission to hospital for your hip or knee operation, and your discharge home. The videos are designed to provide you and your carers with information regarding the process involved in your admission to hospital, what will happen during your stay and how to ensure you and your home are ready for discharge.
The Trust supports patients who require translation or interpreting services by making foreign language and sign language interpreters available for both inpatients, day patients and outpatients on request.
Effective from Monday 20 June 2022, our visitor policy has changed to allow patients two visitors a day, for up to an hour.
This applies to all wards. Visiting slots can be pre-booked between 10am and 8pm.
This will be reviewed regularly based on the current situation at St Mary's Hospital alongside the latest guidance from UK Government and NHS England.
Those with symptoms of a respiratory infection, including COVID-19, and a high temperature or who feel unwell, should try to stay at home and avoid contact with other people until they feel well enough to resume normal activities and they no longer have a high temperature.
If your symptoms are serious, or get worse, contact NHS 111.
Face masks are no longer required to be worn in most areas of the Trust unless it is your personal preference to do so.
This guidance may change if there is a known or suspected outbreak of COVID, or a new variant emerges.