Greener Communities Fund to support ‘Green Up’ at West Middlesex University Hospital

CW+ has been awarded a grant of £165,795 to support ‘Green Up’, a project that aims to expand access to and awareness of nature at West Middlesex University Hospital. The grant is part of a total of nearly £1.2m that has been allocated to create and improve green spaces across…...

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CW+ launches Thirty At Thirty fundraising campaign as Chelsea and Westminster Hospital Celebrates 30th birthday

To mark the 30th birthday of Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, CW+ has launched its most ambitious fundraising campaign to date. Thirty at Thirty aims to raise £30m over the next three years to support Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in the ongoing delivery of outstanding care to the…...

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Applications open for the second Horizon Fellowship programme

CW Innovation and DigitalHealth.London has announced the opening of applications to the second cohort of the Horizon Fellowship programme. The Horizon Fellowship programme empowers and supports Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust staff to lead and deliver innovative projects that are bringing much-needed change for staff and patients. Led…...

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Virtual reality transforms EDI training at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has successfully used virtual reality (VR) technology for the first time to provide immersive learning experiences for staff in equality, diversity and inclusion training. The pilot project, in partnership with leading VR company Kiin (formerly known as Virtual Bodyworks), has shown overwhelmingly positive…...

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‘Whenever you’re ready’ – a new exhibition by Ejatu Shaw opens at West Middlesex University Hospital

A brand-new exhibition ‘Whenever You’re Ready’ by CW+ Photographer in Residence, Ejatu Shaw, has opened at West Middlesex University Hospital. Ejatu, a London based multi-disciplinary artist, has created a series of staff portraits that capture and celebrate the workforce at the hospital site. Working closely alongside CW+, Ejatu has drawn…...

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CW Innovation and DigitalHealth.London’s Horizon Fellowship showcase

CW Innovation, in collaboration with DigitalHealth.London (DH.L), has celebrated the first cohort of Horizon Fellows by holding a Horizon Fellowship Showcase at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital....

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Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust’s PIONEER trial published in The Lancet

The findings of the international PIONEER study, led by Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and supported by its official charity, CW+, and NEAT ID, and funded by LifeArc, has been published in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine—the world-leading respiratory medicine and critical care journal. Titled Favipiravir in patients hospitalised…...

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Khoo Teck Puat UK Foundation Donates £1.905 million to create Rapid Assessment Unit for young people experiencing mental health crisis

The Khoo Teck Puat UK Foundation has made a groundbreaking donation of £1.905 million to create a brand-new Young People’s Rapid Assessment Unit at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, part of the Best For You programme....

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New Hand Therapy app from Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust improves patient experience

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and CW+ are pleased to launch a brand new version of their smartphone app, Hand Therapy: The Exercise Prescription App. The award-winning app provides patients with treatment information and a therapist-tailored exercise programme to aid recovery from hand and wrist injuries. The improved…...

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Nurses, Midwives and Allied Health Professionals Funding Call Final 2022

The final of the CW+ Special Funding Call 2022 took place today, and the winner was announced as Eamon O’Reilly with his proposal for the ‘Haematology/Oncology Day Unit’, which involves enhancing the Unit at West Middlesex University Hospital with digital screen intervention and artworks to improve patient experience....

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