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Another prestigious award for the New QEII Hospital

The New QEII Hospital in Welwyn Garden City has added a national award to its growing collection.

Alert for caterpillar pest in oak trees

People in southern parts of Hertfordshire are being alerted to look out for and report caterpillars of the oak processionary moth (OPM), which could be damaging oak trees in the area and because their hairs can cause itching skin rashes and other health problems.

Feeling exam pressure? Free online support now in Hertfordshire

As we enter exam season, young people in Hertfordshire who are feeling overwhelmed can get free online counselling and support at

Downing Street adviser visits trailblazing care home

Nick Seddon, special adviser on health to Prime Minister David Cameron, was in Baldock on Friday checking out a unique partnership that is helping frail elderly people to stay well and avoid being admitted to hospital.

CCG policy on elective surgery

East and North Hertfordshire CCG is committed to supporting our residents to live healthier lives for longer.  Our policy was put in place in 2012 in the interests of patients, to ensure that they are as fit as possible before undergoing surgery.