The Trust Board has decided to keep the payroll department in-house following a review of two support functions at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust.
A Bury stroke clinician has lent his support to the Stroke Association and the Contact Theatre, to raise awareness of the condition during Action on Stroke Month.
Afternoon tea and scones were the order of the day on Ward 21 at Fairfield General Hospital in Bury last week (22 May).
The major alterations to the Accident and Emergency department at The Royal Oldham Hospital are now nearing completion.
Patients being cared for at The Royal Oldham Hospital have had their safety increased following the introduction of a full time police officer at the hospital.
On Tuesday 3rd June 2014, The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust will be hosting a free talk on Arthritis with Dr Evin Sowden, Consultant Rheumatologist, at Fairfield General Hospital in Bury (2-3pm). The talk will give people the chance to find out more about arthritis and the treatments available at Pennine Acute Trust.
A NATIONAL report into A&E attendances by The College of Emergency Medicine, published on Thursday (22nd May 2014), showed that only 15% of patients attending A&E departments could be seen elsewhere by a GP in the community without the need for Emergency Department assessment.
AS part of its 5th annual Staff Awards event, The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust is asking the public, its patients and their families to nominate a member of staff, ward or team who work at any of their hospitals or community services for its “Pennine Patients’ Choice Award”.
A new dementia friendly ward (Ward 21) at Fairfield General Hospital in Bury is opening its doors and inviting the public to a free exclusive tour on Thursday 22nd May, at 1.30 pm.
On Tuesday 13th May (2pm), The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust will be hosting a free talk about urological conditions and prostate cancer.
Every drop of breast milk is golden! This is the message Pennine Acute Trust infant feeding advisors will be delivering during breast feeding awareness week from 19 to 25 May.