To help protect our patients from the spread of Norovirus and to reduce the risk of bed closures as a result of this infection we are encouraging parents not to bring their children (under 12 years) to the hospital in March.
Robinson Way, the main ring road round the campus, will be reduced to a single lane along two stretches to allow for resurfacing.
Three Addenbrooke's nurses have had their posters accepted at next week's Florence Nightingale Foundation annual conference.
Dr David Baguley, head of audiology has been honoured as a Visiting Professor at the University of Toronto.
For the first time children will be given the power to make decisions in the running of a clinical research facility.
Dame Mary Archer gave a fond thanks and farewell to staff at Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie yesterday as part of a tour around the Trust. She steps down after 20 years of service – 10 as chairman.
Mary visited almost every area of the hospital speaking to staff about their work and their plans for the future.
In her farewell message to staff, she commended their huge range of skills:
“It’s been a pleasure and a privilege to chair the Trust for the past 10 years. After visiting almost every area of Addenbrooke's and the Rosie in recent days, I have realised afresh what a fantastic range of skills are needed in order to keep our hospitals running at such a high standard.
The dedication to the care of patients I have seen in our staff is truly inspiring. I offer my thanks to all of you and I wish the Trust every continued success”.