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In this section is a full archive of Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital news since 2013

RITMOCORE Buyers Group issues the invitation to tender

The buyers group, made up by Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau (ES), who acts as lead procurer, Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital (UK), Hospital Universitari Mútua de Terrassa (ES) and Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge (ES) published the contract notice on 16th January 2020 in both the Official Journal of the European Union and the procurement platform of the Catalan Government.

Monday, January 20, 2020

Adult Congenital Heart Disease Study Day For Nurses

LHCH is pleased to announce details of the forthcoming Adult Congenital Heart Disease Study Day for Nurses. This will take place on Monday 17th February 2020 in the Conference Room, Research Unit at LHCH.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020


Quality Priorities Focus Group

Sue Pemberton, Director of Nursing & Quality and Joan Matthews, Deputy Director of Nursing & Quality at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital are hosting a Quality Account Prioritisation Focus Group Event.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Year of the Nurse 2020

It is fantastic that 2020 is the Year of the Nurse in recognition of the 200th birthday of Florence Nightingale.

Monday, January 6, 2020


Come and join our OUTSTANDING Team

Interested in joining our Outstanding Trust? Find out more about working at LHCH at our Nursing Recruitment Open Day on Saturday 11th January 2020 at 10am in the LHCH Conference Room.

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

LHCH Outstanding Awards 2019

Congratulations to all the nominees of this year’s ‘Best of the Best’ LHCH Outstanding Awards 2019. All the winning and highly commended individuals/teams were presented with their awards at our annual awards event on Friday 29th November.

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Professor Rod Stables Appointment

Professor Rod Stables has been appointed to the role of Clinical Lead for the British Heart Foundation Clinical Research Collaborative. This vital role will provide the essential clinical leadership to support the planning and delivery of world-class clinical research in all aspects of cardiovascular disease.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Award-winning BBC Two documentary Hospital returns to Merseyside

BBC Two today announces that Label1 will be returning to Merseyside for series five of award-winning documentary series Hospital. Filming across several Trusts in Liverpool, including Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, the programme will air on BBC Two next year.

Friday, October 25, 2019

Physician Associate Supervisor of the year

We're delighted that Dr Sarah Sibley, Respiratory Consultant, has been named Physician Associate Supervisor of the Year at the Royal College of Physicians' Faculty of Physician Associates 4th National CPD Conference.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Patients to benefit from new cardio-oncology service

Patients with possible heart conditions are set to benefit from a new joint cardio-oncology service being established by Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital (LHCH) and Clatterbridge Cancer Centre (CCC).

Monday, October 14, 2019

LHCH welcomes eminent cardiologist for visiting lecture

LHCH was delighted to welcome eminent cardiologist Professor Tatjana Potpara this week, to deliver a key visiting lecture critically reviewing the field of atrial fibrillation and to talk about her latest work.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

New study reveals ‘smart’ approach to detecting common heart condition

A new study, presented as ‘Late Breaking Science’ at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) annual congress and published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, highlights the feasible use of mobile health (mHealth) devices to help with the screening and detection of a common heart condition.

Monday, September 2, 2019

New funding for screening services to detect heart conditions

New grant funding for Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital could help detect life-threatening inherited heart conditions such as hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM, in hundreds more people across Merseyside, Cheshire and North Wales.

Sunday, September 1, 2019