Hospital project ready for next phase as funding plans and business case are passed

A landmark decision by Jersey’s politicians has paved the way for the construction of the Island’s new General Hospital. Members of the States Assembly endorsed funding proposals and the outline business case for the project by 30 votes to 16 at the conclusion of two days of debate. The Hospital will be built on the [...]

Open Letter to States Members from three senior clinical representatives

On the eve of the funding debate for Jersey’s Future Hospital, three senior clinical representatives have written an Open Letter to States Members, urging them to support the proposition. _ Click here to view as PDF. Open Letter to All States Members   Sunday 10 December, 2017   Dear States Member,   You are due to [...]

The hospital catering department respond to queries about how they prepare food and their future move to St Peter in autumn 2018

Click here to view and print as PDF. Transforming patient food The General Hospital uses a ‘Cook Chill’ food operation that has been modified and rationalised since being introduced in 1987. This is an internationally-recognised system providing safe, palatable, nutritious food for patients and staff alike; around 60% of NHS trusts use this system. The [...]

Health Impact Assessment Engagement: Have Your Say

Open Letter: Future Hospital – Site Selection

Read the letter below by the Health Minister, Senator Andrew Green, in response to a number of concerns raised by the campaign group, Save People's or view the PDF version here.   Dear Christian / Committee of Save People’s Park Re: Open Letter: Future Hospital – Site Selection Thank you for your open letter, which I welcome [...]

Working Together for a Hospital that Works for Jersey

Access to modern, safe and affordable healthcare is a fundamental human right. As elected representatives, it’s our duty to offer the people of Jersey the best healthcare possible, at every age. As we cope with an increasingly ageing population, and greater demands and expectations of our health service, the transformation of all our Health and [...]