News

  • Changes to our visiting policy
    Published on: 9th April 2021
    The health, safety and wellbeing of our patients, communities, individuals and teams at DGT and QMH remain our absolute priority.
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  • New website to support parents-to-be in Kent and Medway
    Published on: 1st April 2021
    A new NHS website, Bump, Birth and Beyond, has launched in Kent and Medway to help expectant parents make informed choices about their maternity care.
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  • Need an endoscopy? Don't miss your appointment, it's safe to attend
    Published on: 31st March 2021
    Patients not attending urgent endoscopies because of fears of Covid-19 are at risk of missing the opportunity for diagnosis and treatment of serious conditions such as cancer, warn doctors.
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  • Number One
    Published on: 31st March 2021
    Great news, DGT has now been ranked number 1 in the top 10 recruiting site for the Loci: Letrozole or Clomifene trial and has also had its first successful pregnancy after just one cycle.
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  • Gabriel Awadzi is our new Freedom to Speak Up Guardian
    Published on: 30th March 2021
    We are committed to creating a culture where staff are empowered to speak up about any concerns they may have and we are very pleased that Consultant Gabriel Awadzi has volunteered himself to become DGT’s new Freedom To Speak Up Guardian.
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  • One Year of the Doers
    Published on: 23rd March 2021
    As well as today being a day of reflection and 12 months since the first lockdown it is also 12 months to the day that we welcomed out first cohort of doers through the doors of DGT.
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  • National Day of Reflection
    Published on: 23rd March 2021
    At 12 noon today we marked the National Day of Reflection collectively in the main foyer and via live stream.  Julie Frake-Harris, Chief Operating Officer and Alexandra Bode-Tunji, Chief People Officer addressed those that gathered, this was followed by a one minute silence. The…
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  • International Nurses
    Published on: 10th March 2021
    Our international nurses have arrived at Darent Valley Hospital having been in isolation since arriving in the UK. Big hello and welcome to them.
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