For patients
& visitors

Support for MSE staff

This section details offers and support for staff during the Covid-19 outbreak across our hopsitals

Health and Wellbeing Support Available

Look after yourself during COVID Staying Well - Covid 19

Range of helplines and resources for MSE staff Immediate Support

To get in touch, contact the Health & Wellbeing team on 01268 524900 ext: 4466 or occhealth@btuh.nhs.uk

Offers and Disounts for NHS Staff

NHS England have collated national retailer offers together with supermarket offers and time slots for staff

  https://www.england.nhs.uk/coronavirus/nhs-staff-offers/ 

 
Support for Childcare

As NHS workers we hope that you have been able to arrange childcare to allow you to continue your vital work to support our services.  If you are having problems with childcare or schools closing, in the first instance you can contact the local councils Family Information Service points. They each offer a brokerage service and will provide contact details of other providers. See a list of contact numbers here.

Local childcare support

Support for NHS staff to receive essential shopping items

Staff can buy eggs, bread and milk in our restaurants at SUHT and BTUH and you can have your online shopping delivered to the Education Centres 7 days a week at both sites.

Please do not order any frozen items and ensure delivery slots are 08.30 - 14.30 during Education Centre opening times.

Do you know someone that wants to donate?

If you have friends or family who would like to donate any item or gift to your Trust please contact:

Offers of accommodation, equipment, products or services - MSEHelpBureau@southend.nhs.uk

Offers of food and Drink and retail discounts -

SUHT - Caroline.Porter@Southend.nhs.uk

BTUH - Clair.grayston@btuh.nhs.uk

MEHT - Charlotte.Jefcoate@meht.nhs.uk

Donations of money should go direct to our Charity via -

www.justgiving.com/campaign/msehelpyourhospital