Patients in Greater Manchester are being invited to come along to a Public and Patient Awareness event focussing on the screening and treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA).
Staff at the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group have been shortlisted for three awards for their contribution to a national patient safety initiative and now go to a public vote to decide the winners.
An Assistant Directorate Manager at the Royal Oldham Hospital had a definite case of Bieber Fever when she decided to cut off her fabulous 20-inch hair all in aid of charity.
THE Northern Care Alliance NHS Group has been busy strengthening its workforce with a number of successful recruitment drives recently.
A special new end of treatment bell installed on the haematology ward at the Royal Oldham Hospital is helping cancer patients to call time on cancer and celebrate the end of their chemotherapy treatment.
Staff from the Victoria Unit at the Royal Oldham Hospital are celebrating after being awarded the prestigious Christie Quality Mark accreditation for a second time.
UNDER pressure A&E doctors are urging the public to take care of themselves during this hot summer weather by keeping cool and hydrated, using sun screen, and to think carefully before coming to the A&E departments particularly at The Royal Oldham and North Manchester General Hospitals for treatment this weekend as the heatwave continues.
Eight members of staff from the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group will be travelling to London on 5 July to attend a national celebration at Westminster Abbey which will pay tribute to NHS staff and patients.
The Gynaecology Assessment and Early Pregnancy Unit at The Royal Oldham Hospital will be hosting a fundraiser tea party on Wednesday 27th June to mark the 20th Anniversary of the Ectopic Pregnancy Trust.
Midwives at the Royal Oldham Hospital will be celebrating Breastfeeding Awareness Week (20th – 26th June 2018) with information stands and a special tea party for mums and mum to be.
A Personal Assistant from the Victoria Unit at the Royal Oldham Hospital will be taking to the skies this June all in aid of the hospital’s breast cancer charity, Link4 Pink.
THE Northern Care Alliance NHS Group is hosting a free public talk on the ‘Deteriorating Patient Collaborative’ at The Royal Oldham Hospital on Thursday 12 July form 2 until 3pm.
THE NHS turns 70 on Thursday 5 July 2018 and our members, the public and staff are all invited to help us celebrate hitting this major milestone by sharing their memories, stories and views of the NHS, and attending one of our free birthday events in Salford and Oldham.
Calling all knitters…can you help the Royal Oldham Hospital’s tiniest patients? The hospital is looking for natty knitters to donate hand-made bobble hats for newborn babies.
An inspirational Medical Records Clerk from the Royal Oldham Hospital will soon be walking the catwalk in aid of Maggie’s Manchester charity.
THE Northern Care Alliance NHS Group welcomed health leaders from across the country today (5 June) to a conference at Salford Royal, where ideas and best practice were shared about how health care service providers can put an end to PJ Paralysis.
A team of volunteers based at North Manchester General Hospital has been named Macmillan’s Service Team of the Year for the North West.
THE Northern Care Alliance will be hosting a free talk and tour at The Christie Oldham, on Saturday 9 June 2018 at The Royal Oldham Hospital.
THE Northern Care Alliance has been shortlisted for three awards in the first ever Greater Manchester Health and Care Champion Awards.
PATIENTS at five hospitals in Greater Manchester are being encouraged and supported to get out of bed, put on some clothes and become active in order to aid their recovery time following a stay in hospital.
SIX teams from across the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group have been shortlisted in the Health Service Journal’s annual Patient Safety Awards.
A BREAST cancer patient at The Royal Oldham Hospital has called time on her chemotherapy treatment by ringing a special bell installed at the hospital’s Victoria Breast Care Unit.
THE Royal Oldham Hospital gynaecology Macmillan nurses will be spreading the word about the symptoms of ovarian cancer for Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month this March.
On Thursday 22nd March 2018, The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust will be hosting a free talk on ‘Sepsis’ at The Royal Oldham Hospital. Local people can find out more about the potentially life-threatening condition sepsis at a free public talk.
A REPORT published today (1 March 2018) by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) has found that significant improvements have been made across every hospital run by The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust since its last inspection in 2016, with 70% of the aspects of the services inspected now rated as either ‘Good’ or ‘Outstanding’.
PATIENTS diagnosed with endometriosis can now receive help and support from healthcare professionals and other sufferers thanks to a new patient support group being launched at The Royal Oldham Hospital.
MANCHESTER United midfielder, Juan Mata, surprised children at the Royal Oldham Hospital recently as he delivered Manchester United Foundation toys for the fourth year in a row.