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Update on cyber incident: Clinical impact in south east London – Thursday 11 July

NHS England London has released its latest weekly data update on the clinical impact of the ransomware cyber attack against Synnovis on Monday 3 June. In response to the attack, NHS England London declared a regional incident and continues to coordinate work across affected services, as well as with neighbouring providers and national partners to […]

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Update on cyber incident: Clinical impact in south east London – Thursday 4 July

NHS England London has released its latest weekly data update on the clinical impact of the ransomware cyber attack against Synnovis on Monday 3 June. Over four weeks on from the cyber attack, NHS organisations across London continue to work in partnership to ensure people who require critical and urgent care receive it. NHS England […]

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Update on cyber incident: Clinical impact in south east London – Thursday 27 June

NHS England London has released its third data update on the clinical impact of the ransomware cyber attack perpetrated against Synnovis on Monday 3 June. Over three weeks on from the cyber attack, NHS organisations across London continue to work in partnership to ensure people who require critical and urgent care receive it. NHS England […]

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NHS London braced for junior doctor walkout

Junior doctors will strike this week over an ongoing pay dispute with the government, at a challenging time for many NHS staff. Junior doctors’ strike action runs from 7am on Thursday 27 June until 7am on Tuesday 2 July. Junior doctors make up around 50 per cent of doctors in the NHS and, despite extensive […]

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NHS London statement on Synnovis ransomware cyber attack – Saturday 8 June 2024

An NHS London spokesperson said: “NHS staff are working around the clock to minimise the significant disruption to patient care following the ransomware cyber-attack and we are sorry to all those who have been impacted. Pathology services are integral to a wide range of treatments and we know that a number of operations and appointments have been cancelled due to this attack. […]

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NHS London statement on Synnovis ransomware cyber attack – Thursday 6 June 2024

NHS organisations across London continue to work in partnership to manage patient care following the ransomware cyber-attack on Synnovis earlier this week. Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust remain in a critical incident, while Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust, Lewisham and […]

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NHS London statement on Synnovis ransomware cyber attack – Wednesday 5 June 2024

An NHS London spokesperson said: “The ransomware cyber-attack on Synnovis is continuing to cause disruption to services at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and primary care providers in south east London. “All urgent and emergency services remain open as usual and the majority of outpatient services continue […]

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NHS London statement on Synnovis ransomware cyber attack – Tuesday 4 June 2024

A spokesperson for NHS England London region said: “On Monday 3 June Synnovis, a provider of lab services, was the victim of a ransomware cyber attack. “This is having a significant impact on the delivery of services at Guy’s and St Thomas’, King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trusts and primary care services in south east London and […]

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