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Disabled youngsters begin award-winning internship

Homerton hospital has offered nine disabled young people internships in hope they secure full-time jobs.

Homerton Path Lab patient on privatisation: ‘People could start dying’

Lives will be put at risk if Homerton Pathology Lab is moved out of Hackney, says a man whose life was saved by the...

Revealed: Homerton Hospital pays female doctors £8,000 less

Women employed full-time at Homerton Hospital are paid 20 per cent less than their male colleagues, according to new figures released under the Freedom...

Woman visits A&E 230 times in one year

A 51-YEAR-OLD woman visited Homerton Hospital A&E more than 200 times in one year. In the midst of a crisis in emergency care, the vexatious...

30 new cases of FGM discovered at Homerton Hospital

Thirty new cases of female genital mutilation (FGM) were recorded at Homerton Hospital in four months last year, new figures show. New data from the...

Homerton Hospital visited by Chancellor and Health Secretary after NHS funding...

George Osborne and Jeremy Hunt met frontline staff at Homerton Hospital on Sunday following the announcement that frontline health services across the UK are...

Homerton Hospital warned of further strikes

Homerton Hospital may experience further industrial action after a nationwide strike on Monday failed to convince the government to meet NHS workers' pay demands. Staff...

Twinned towns – double trouble or twice as nice?

Hackney is twinned with Georgetown in Barbados. The Hackney Post looks in to the history of twinned towns.

Nurses report hundreds of violent hospital patients

Hundreds of violent and abusive patients were reported by nurses at Homerton Hospital last year, documents have revealed. At least 364 abuse allegations were recorded in just 11 months in 2011.

Olympic hospital admits having no extra beds for athletes

As well as Olympians, the hospital said it is expecting a rise in patients from Hackney and overseas during the Games. But the number of beds will remain unchanged since last year, with a total of 491.