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Moorfields uses AI to develop an early warning system for AMD

Researchers have developed an AI system that can help predict whether people with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) will develop the more serious form of the condition in their ‘good eye’.

Moorfields celebrates International Nurses Day

Today is International Nurses Day, celebrated on Florence Nightingale’s birthday each year, and this year also marks the 200th anniversary of Florence’s birth. To commemorate this bicentennial year, the World Health Organization designated 2020 as the first ever global Year of the Nurse and Midwife. With a global pandemic to deal with, our nurses and midwives continue to put themselves on the front line to protect and care for others.

Moorfields pioneers new way to protect surgeons during eye surgery

Moorfields Eye Hospital has implemented a microscope drape, which can help protect surgeons from viruses such as covid-19 when delivering eye surgery.

Dr Paul Kabasele

It is with great sadness that Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust announces the death of Dr Paul Kabasele, who battled coronavirus for a month in hospital.

New NHS online service for quick advice on coronavirus

A new NHS online service has been put in place to help people get quick advice about coronavirus.

Moorfields supports NHS rainbow badge initiative

Rainbow badges have been launched at Moorfields as part of the NHS rainbow badge initiative.

Old Street station and roundabout changes, February 2020

Old Street station is being redeveloped over the next few months, which could affect your journey to City Road.

International Year of the Nurse and Midwife 2020

This is our time: 2020 is the Year of the Nurse and Midwife. To mark Florence Nightingale’s bicentennial year, the World Health Organization has designated 2020 as the first ever global Year of the Nurse and Midwife.

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