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Mayor purchases part of North Mid site to deliver new affordable homes

Thursday, April 18, 2019
The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has used £12.8m from his Land Fund to purchase a 1.4-hectare site at the North Middlesex University Hospital (NMUH) in Edmonton.

State-of-the-art cancer treatment comes to North Mid

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Hundreds of cancer patients in Enfield and Haringey are set to benefit from state-of-the-art cancer care thanks to new radiotherapy equipment now installed at North Middlesex University Hospital.


Team A&E opens doors to a new Horizon

Monday, March 18, 2019
Local MPs, GPs, and colleagues from our partner mental health trust gathered with emergency department staff at North Mid today to celebrate the formal opening of our refurbished A&E and our new facility for A&E patients who need mental health support, Horizon.

North Mid welcomes Dr Emma Whicher as new medical director

North Mid welcomes Dr Emma Whicher as new medical director

Monday, December 17, 2018

We're pleased to announce that Dr Emma Whicher has today (Monday 17 December 2018) taken up the role of medical director at North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust, joining from NHS Improvement where she was regional medical director for London since 2016.

Speaking of her appointment, Dr Whicher said: “I am delighted to be taking up the post of medical director at North Mid and am really looking forward to being part of the Trust. Over the last 18 months, I have been really impressed with everyone I’ve met whilst working closely with the hospital and as a result, I jumped at the opportunity to be part of North Mid.”

Maria Kane, Chief Executive of North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust said: “I’m so pleased to welcome Emma to North Mid as our new medical director. Her knowledge, expertise and passion will make a huge contribution towards North Mid’s vision of providing outstanding care for local people.”

Prior to joining NHS Improvement, Dr Whicher was medical director at South West London and St Georges Mental Health Trust for four and half years where she developed its quality improvement series and oversaw a £160m modernisation programme. A consultant psychiatrist specialising in drug and alcohol misuse, Dr Whicher will continue her clinical practice alongside North Mid’s psychiatric liaison team.