Keep up-to-date with current health issues and hospital news with this blog, updated by Kate Hoffmann, Matron at Spire Bristol Hospital.
Click on the titles below to view her posts:
19 December 2013
Tis the season to be jolly! A time for consumption, extravagance and indulgence…
overeating at Christmas
21 November 2013
This time of year men of all ages risk embarrassment by adorning their faces with moustaches of all sizes shapes and qualities...
01 October 2013
Nobody needs to be reminded about the dangers of smoking. In today’s society smoking has become a social faux-pas, deemed by many as a ‘dirty habit’.
19 August 2013
A look into the hospital's commitment to social responbility and the changing attitudes of staff.
Read more about Spire Bristol Hospital's commitment to CSR
11 July 2013
Yes that’s right, it’s the return of the eagerly anticipated Matron’s Blog!, and to coincide with the launch of the hospital’s new digital mammography machine, this blog will focus on the new technology and try to outline some of the advantages it will bring to the hospital and our patients.
Read more about Digital Mammography
15 October 2012
The last couple of weeks have been an exciting time here at The Glen, as we have opened our new £1.5 million cardiac catheterisation suite.
Read more about our new cardiac facilities
26 July 2012
Here at Spire Bristol Hospital we are delighted to have been able to support a team of young cyclists on a fundraising charity bike ride.
Read more about the trip here
16 May 2012
Private healthcare has come a long way in recent years, but still many misconceptions persist.
Read more about Matron's mythbusters
26 March 2012
Spire Bristol Hospital invests money in cardiology and cardiac services
Read more about the new investment
26 March 2012
Spire Bristol Hospital is celebrating its 25th birthday!
Read more about Spire Bristol Hospital's celebrations