Press Releases archive from July 2014
getting it right
Getting it right for children and young people in the emergency department at North Manchester General Hospital

Voices of children will be heard loud and clear over the summer period at North Manchester General Hospital in an effort to improve services and the experience of young people being treated in hospital.

28 July 2014
home from hospital
Home from hospital: New personalised service helps older people

A new service supporting patients over the age of 60 who are being discharged home after a stay in hospital has been hailed a success after three months of the service going live.

24 July 2014
queens award
Trust volunteers honoured by Queen’s Award

Staff working for the Oldham Bereavement Support Service based at The Royal Oldham Hospital have been awarded the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.

17 July 2014
Ultrasound equipment
New ultrasound breast imaging equipment installed at North Manchester and Oldham hospitals

North Manchester General Hospital and The Royal Oldham Hospital have become the first hospitals in the UK to install a new Siemens ultrasound imaging system for patients.

14 July 2014
NICU cheque presentation
Cheque helps buy equipment for neonatal intensive care unit

Babies born and in need of total body cooling treatment will benefit from specialist new equipment, helped by a donation of £4,200.

10 July 2014
staff awards logo 2014
Intermediate care manager Carol scoops Trust’s top staff award

A senior manager in intermediate care, Carol Kavanagh, has scooped the coveted Manager of the Year Award at The Pennine Acute Hospitals Trust’s fifth annual staff awards event.

04 July 2014
staff awards logo 2014
Specialist nurse wins Trust’s Patients’ Choice Award voted by public

AN inflammatory bowel disease specialist nurse has been chosen as the winner of the prestigious Patients’ Choice Award at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust’s annual staff awards event.

04 July 2014
staff awards logo 2014
Pharmacist at North Manchester General wins Rising Star Award

A member of staff in the pharmacy department at North Manchester General Hospital has scooped the coveted Rising Star Award at The Pennine Acute Hospital NHS Trust’s fifth annual staff awards event.

04 July 2014
staff awards logo 2014
Skills Award for development of successful clinical training

A COMBINED team from the Learning and Organisational Development Department has won the coveted Skills Award at The Pennine Acute Trust’s fifth annual staff awards event.

04 July 2014
staff awards logo 2014
Volunteer at The Royal Oldham Hospital scoops first Volunteer of the Year Award at local NHS Trust Awards

A VOLUNTEER and unsung hero at The Royal Oldham Hospital is celebrating after scooping the first ever Volunteer of the Year Award at The Pennine Acute Trust’s 5th annual staff awards event.

04 July 2014
staff awards logo 2014
Olympian James Cracknell praises a Fairfield General Hospital secretary at glitzy annual Staff Awards

A MEDICAL secretary based at Fairfield General Hospital in Bury, who has been described as being “administratively excellent” was thrilled after winning the coveted Administrative or Secretarial Worker of the Year Award at The Pennine Acute Hospital NHS Trust’s 5th annual staff awards event.

04 July 2014
staff awards logo 2014
Olympian James Cracknell praises top NHS staff at North Manchester General Hospital at glitzy annual Staff Awards

A DIABETES specialist nurse, a consultant in respiratory and general medicine, and a lead pharmacist in the Infectious Diseases Unit, all based at North Manchester General Hospital, have received top awards from Olympic rower and endurance athlete James Cracknell at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust’s 5th annual Staff Awards.

04 July 2014
staff awards logo 2014
The Royal Oldham staff scoop top team awards at Pennine Acute NHS Staff Annual Awards

STAFF who work at The Royal Oldham Hospital across different services have successfully scooped a number of top team awards at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust’s 5th annual staff awards.

04 July 2014

This is a printable version of http://www.pat.nhs.uk/?LocID=022014001004&Lang=EN&date=7/2014&htm=&pr=