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Nurses' strike action will take place on 15 and 20 December. Our emergency and time critical services will be open. We'll let you know if your appointment is affected.

Get the GiST

Posted on Wednesday 14th February 2018
Front cover of the GiST

Front cover of the latest edition of the GiST.

Get the GiST

A new issue of Guy’s and St Thomas’ quarterly magazine, the GiST, is out now.

Read about the latest news, developments and achievements of staff from across the Trust, including Evelina London.

In this edition:

  • The Underwood family share their experiences after five-year-old Jack was saved from a life-threatening infection.
  • Find out about a special visit from the Duke of Cambridge to celebrate a national scheme to help ex-servicemen and women find work in the NHS.
  • Patients and staff celebrate the 10th birthday of Gracefield Gardens in Streatham.
  • Thirteen-year-old Toby Mills shares how he went from being in excruciating pain to playing rugby at school after taking part in a pain management programme.
  • Read about how arts programme ‘Taking the ouch out of A&E’ has delivered a bright and family-friendly new children’s Emergency Department.

Read the GiST online.

Copies of Issue 25 of the GiST are available from stands at Evelina London Children’s Hospital and both Guy’s and St Thomas’ hospitals, our health centres in Lambeth and Southwark, and other local community facilities.