The Friends and Family Test is an opportunity for people who use NHS services to provide real time feedback on their experiences anonymously. The question must be asked within 48 […]
Luton GP Speciality Training (GPST) The Luton GP Speciality Training (GPST) is a structured programme which enables doctors to complete the required accreditation needed to become a General Practitioner. The […]
Patient transport is for non-emergency, pre-planned appointments or inpatient discharges or transfers. The service is for those patients whose medical condition, mobility or treatment prevents them from travelling by any […]
Sustainability and Transformation Plans (STPs) are an NHS England initiative encouraging NHS organisations and councils to work together to improve health services, by creating a stronger link between health and […]
Tavistock Day Surgery unit consists of 25 trolley spaces, a nurse led pre-assessment clinic and an “admission on day of surgery” lounge. This unit gives pre and post-operative care for […]
Trade Union Facility Time The Trade Union (Facility Time Publication Requirements) Regulations 2017 came into force on the 1st April 2017. These regulations place a legislative requirement on relevant public sector […]
As part of our pledge to patients the L&D is committed to ensuring that there is effective communication with staff and carers. Effective patient care depends upon the accurate exchange […]
To families of all our patients, we wanted to give a reminder that sadly, at both Bedford and the Luton & Dunstable University Hospital, we are still unable to allow any visitors on site, unless there are exceptional circumstances, for example in maternity , NICU or children’s departments, or for those patients who are receiving palliative treatment at the end of their lives, on a case-by-case basis.