News Archive

Press Releases archive from October 2019
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Salford Royal receives funding boost for cancer screening

Salford Royal, part of the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group, is one of 78 Trusts in the country set to benefit from investment funding to upgrade and refurbish cancer screening equipment.

30 October 2019
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Salford nursing leader celebrates Honorary Professor appointment

A senior nurse who has dedicated over 40 years of her life to the NHS is joining the University of Salford as an Honorary Professor.


29 October 2019
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Photo exhibition at North Manchester Care Organisation puts prostate cancer survivors in the picture

NORTH Manchester General Hospital is hosting a photo exhibition that captures the experiences of prostate cancer patients and their partners.

25 October 2019
World Stroke Day – How NCA’s leading stroke care helped Middleton man Mark make a first class recovery
World Stroke Day – How NCA’s leading stroke care helped Middleton man Mark make a first class recovery

It is World Stroke Day on 29 October and Clare Bebbington, a matron for intrapartum services at St Mary's hospital, is helping to raise awareness by sharing the story of the amazing recovery her husband Mark made following treatment at the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group’s (NCA) hospitals in Salford, Bury and Rochdale.

25 October 2019
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NCA staff member shortlisted for national Inclusive Companies Award

NAHEED Nazir, Group Associate Director Inclusion & Engagement at the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group (NCA), has been shortlisted for the Inclusive Companies Awards.

22 October 2019
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Join The Manchester Sleepout and make a direct impact in the lives of people who are homeless

On Friday 8th November the Booth Centre is inviting the local community to sleep out for one night so that others don’t have to.

22 October 2019
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New Taskman app launched to speed up patient discharge

A locally-configured task management App has been launched at The Royal Oldham Hospital to support the discharge process of patients through and out of hospital.

16 October 2019
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Free talk on Inflammatory Bowel Disease on 5 Nov

BURY & Rochdale Care Organisation is inviting local people and Trust members to come for a free talk to find out more about Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) on Tuesday 5 November, from 2 to 3pm, at Fairfield General Hospital.

10 October 2019
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Your Health Matters launches

‘Your Health Matters’ is our new series of free talks and tours which aims to give members an insight and learn more about various conditions, treatments and services offered at the Northern Care Alliance.

09 October 2019
Baby Loss Awareness Week 2019
The Royal Oldham Hospital invites families to join them for Baby Loss Awareness Week Memorial Events

Gynaecology staff and bereavement midwives at The Royal Oldham Hospital will be supporting families to remember the babies taken too soon this Baby Loss Awareness Week (9th – 15th October), with a number of events and activities planned to help families pause, reflect and remember their angel babies.

08 October 2019
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Public invited to attend NCA annual members and public meeting

THE Northern Care Alliance NHS Group (NCA) is inviting the public to come and join its chairman, chief executive, board of directors and governors, for a joint annual members and public meeting.

04 October 2019
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Neurosurgery event – It’s more than brain surgery!

THE Northern Care Alliance NHS Group’s (NCA) next ‘Medicine for Members’ event is a talk on Neurosurgery on Thursday 24 October, 10.00am, at Salford Royal Hospital.

04 October 2019
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Patients and public asked to vote for their healthcare heroes in the Northern Care Alliance Staff Awards

THE shortlist for the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group’s Patients’ Choice award has been officially revealed.

04 October 2019
Northern Care Alliance NHS Group partners with Hitachi on UK’s first fully integrated hospital-wide digital transformation

The Northern Care Alliance NHS Group and Hitachi Consulting today announced a partnership to deliver the UK’s first fully integrated digital transformation of care processes.

01 October 2019