Press Releases archive from November 2015
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Rochdale’s Floyd Unit Volunteer Team wins Volunteer of the Year Award at Pennine Acute Trust’s Staff Awards

A TEAM who provide a “triple star volunteer service” have won the Volunteer of the Year Award at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust sixth annual staff awards event.

27 November 2015
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Fairfield General’s Stroke Team named as winners of Pennine Acute Trust Chairman’s Award for Living our Values

THE Trust’s stroke services team at Fairfield General Hospital in Bury were chosen as the winner of the Chairman’s Award for Living Our Values at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust sixth annual staff awards event.

27 November 2015
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Bury’s IWIYW Initiative to encourage more physical activity for women wins at NHS Trust Staff Awards

AN advanced physiotherapy practitioner and physiotherapists at Fairfield General Hospital in Bury have won the Award for Staff Health and Wellbeing at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust sixth annual staff awards event.

27 November 2015
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Pennine Acute Trust’s Ebola response group recognised in Patient Safety Award

A SPECIALIST team set up at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust to help respond to and tackle the threat of treating patients with possible Ebola has won the Patient Safety Award at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust sixth annual staff awards event.

27 November 2015
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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgical Cancer Team scoop Patients’ Choice Award at Pennine Acute Trust Staff Awards

NHS STAFF working in the specialist oral and maxillofacial surgery (head and neck cancer) team has been chosen as the winner of the prestigious Patients’ Choice Award at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust’s Annual Staff Awards event.

25 November 2015
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Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust appoints new Medical Director

THE Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs North Manchester and Fairfield General Hospitals, The Royal Oldham Hospital, Rochdale Infirmary and a range of community services, has appointed a new Medical Director.

23 November 2015
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‘Care in the Community’ Talk - 15th December 2015

THE Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust is hosting a free talk to inform people about the community health services that are provided by the Trust in North Manchester.

23 November 2015
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Hear Here! The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust hosts free audiology open day – 3 December

The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust is hosting an Open Day on Thursday 3rd December between 11.00 a.m. and 12 noon with members of the Audiology Team to provide information on adult and paediatric hearing loss, balance disorders and ear infections as well as the advice and support provided.

23 November 2015
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‘I’ve got this terrible pain, nurse’ – free health talk

On Friday 11th December, Paula Bragg,  Lead Pain Nurse from The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust will be hosting a free public talk on, The Integrated Persistent Pain Service, to be held at The Royal Oldham Hospital, Education Centre (2 – 3 pm).

23 November 2015
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Trust cleans up at Greater Manchester Clinical Research Awards

THE Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust has won big at the Greater Manchester Clinical Research Awards 2015 claiming two first places and two runner up awards.

20 November 2015
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Stop the Pressure conference highlights dangers of pressure ulcers

TISSUE viability nurses at the Trust were joined by fellow health professionals from across the region at a Stop the Pressure conference on 17th November to highlight what can be done to prevent pressure ulcers, commonly known as bed sores, which can cause long term pain and distress for patients.

19 November 2015
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Celebrities pledge support to encourage the nation to Stay Well This Winter

With the winter season upon us and the launch of Self Care Week today (Monday 16th November), a number of the country’s famous faces are supporting a major drive to help the nation keep well over the winter months.

16 November 2015
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Life saving vascular nurse specialist wins national Nursing Times Award

A VASCULAR nurse specialist for the Manchester Leg Circulation Service at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust has been recognised for pioneering work which has saved the lives of two patients.

13 November 2015
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Trust shortlisted in three categories for the national Health Business Awards 2015

THE Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust has been shortlisted as finalists in three categories for the national Health Business Awards 2015 which take place on 3rd December in London.

12 November 2015
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Trust launches new Maternity Listening & Action Group

A NEW Maternity Listening & Action Group has been launched by The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust so that women and their families views are heard as part of the planning and delivery of maternity care.

09 November 2015
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Pennine Acute Trust’s Staff Rock Choir to sing for success at Staff Awards

THE Pennine Acute Hospital NHS Trust’s own NHS staff Rock Choir is set to perform again this year at the Trust’s prestigious Staff Awards 2015 ceremony on Friday 13th November at The Sheridan Suite in Manchester.

09 November 2015
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New Café At Rochdale Infirmary Looking For Customers And Workers!

A NEW café has opened at Rochdale Infirmary and is inviting both customers to sample its goods and volunteers to help run it.

04 November 2015
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Missing mother and baby

On the evening of Monday 2 November 2015 a female patient and her new born baby self-discharged from our post-natal maternity ward at The Royal Oldham Hospital.

04 November 2015

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