News Archive

Press Releases archive from December 2014
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New £1.3m hybrid theatre to be created at The Royal Oldham Hospital

A NEW special hybrid operating theatre is to be created at The Royal Oldham Hospital.

23 December 2014
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Pennine Acute Trust sees busiest daily A&E numbers ever – over 1,000 in one day

DOCTORS working at The Royal Oldham’s busy A&E department are encouraging local residents to stock up their medicine cabinet and think carefully before going to A&E during the Christmas period.

22 December 2014
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Rochdale patient nominates a ‘saint’ doctor at Pennine Acute Trust to receive national recognition

A CONSULTANT from The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust who works across Fairfield General Hospital in Bury and Rochdale Infirmary, whose name and reputation go before him has been honoured with a national award and thanked by the Mayoress and Deputy Mayor of Rochdale.

16 December 2014
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New intermediate care beds at North Manchester General Hospital to benefit patients seeking to regain independent lives

INTERMEDIATE care is being enhanced for patients in the north Manchester area.

16 December 2014
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Hospital doctors urge public to think carefully and Choose Well before coming to A&E this winter

DOCTORS working in busy A&E departments run by The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust are encouraging people to think carefully before coming to A&E and to consider using the NHS resources and other healthcare provision and advice available in their local community unless they are very seriously ill.

09 December 2014
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Thousands of staff at Pennine Acute Trust get their flu jab to help protect patients

Staff and volunteers working at hospitals and community services run by The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust have been queuing up to get their flu jab and do their bit to help protect patients and themselves from getting winter flu.

03 December 2014
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Pennine Acute Trust launches ‘Three steps to Excellence’ Nursing strategy

OVER 4,000 nurses and midwives working across The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust have made a commitment to provide the best possible patient care following the launch of a new nursing strategy called the ‘Three steps to Excellence’.

01 December 2014