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One Ashford Hospital Community Newsletter

Click here to read our Christmas 2018 Newsletter In this issue you can read about: Welcome from our new Hospital Director, Jo Nolan Information about our public events in the new year; Womens’ Health, Children and Young People and Men’s Health Are you making the most of your insurance policy? A message from our Medical…


Are you making the most of your private medical insurance?

The NHS is forfeiting approximately £1 billion a year by spending their budget treating patients with private medical insurance. There are several genuine reasons for this, but we know it’s often just that the subject doesn’t come up in appointments with GPs. From talking to them, we know GPs would prefer patients to let them…


New Hospital Director for One Ashford

This week we welcome Jo Nolan as our new Hospital Director at One Ashford Hospital. Jo, who has lived locally for 30 years and has worked in healthcare her whole career, brings with her a passion to deliver excellent clinical care and patient experience.


Struggling with Back Pain? Find Out How One Ashford Hospital Can Help

Back Pain? Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment at One Ashford Hospital More and more people are suffering with back, neck and muscular disorders in the UK today. The impact on our working life is increasing with more than 31 million working days lost at a cost of £14bn to the economy. Most people will experience an…


N-Stride injection could delay the need for knee surgery

Are you suffering from knee pain due to injury or osteoarthritis? Osteoarthritis of the knee, otherwise known as degenerative arthritis of the knee, is the stiffening of the knee movement due to wear and tear of the cartilage and supporting structures of the knee, causing pain, stiffness and inflammation. Osteoarthritis is the most common arthritis,…


One Paediatrics… The Story So Far

It has been a year since the birth of the Children and Young Person’s service at One Ashford Hospital, so we’re keen to meet up with the paediatric lead nurse Femi Omowo to gather his thoughts. “It has been a very exciting year for us and in our first year alone, we have treated over…