News Archive

Press Releases archive from February 2015
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Pennine Acute Trust welcomes DevoManc plans to integrate health and social care

The Chief Executive of The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust has welcomed the groundbreaking plans around the future development and provision of health and social care across Greater Manchester, announced by the Government this week.

27 February 2015
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Investigation into matters relating to Jimmy Savile at Birch Hill Hospital

Press statement from the Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust following abuse claims at Birch Hill Hospital, Rochdale.

26 February 2015
New film showcases maternity facilities at The Royal Oldham Hospital

EXPECTANT mums and dads can now watch a film telling them all about the maternity facilities available for them at The Royal Oldham Hospital.

24 February 2015
Trust introduces new Doppler scan service at Rochdale Infirmary

PATIENTS from the Rochdale borough area who come to hospital and are diagnosed with suspected Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) will now benefit from a new Doppler scan service at Rochdale Infirmary.

23 February 2015
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Hands up who gets back pain? Free health talk – 4th March 2015

ON Wednesday 4th March, senior physiotherapists from The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust will be hosting a free public talk on diagnosing and managing low back pain to be held at Fairfield General Hospital education centre (2-3pm).

12 February 2015
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New IT system at Pennine Acute Hospitals will revolutionise patient case notes and improve services

THE Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust is rolling out a new Trust-wide multi-million pound electronic document record management system (EDRMS) which goes live this week that will improve services for patients.

11 February 2015
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Patients back on the road, thanks to the generosity of local company

PATIENTS from the specialist neurological rehabilitation unit at the Rochdale Floyd Unit can now get out and about to enjoy wellbeing activities and visits to museums, thanks to the generosity of a local company.

10 February 2015
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North Manchester General’s pharmacy department increases links with patients in the community

THE pharmacy department at North Manchester General Hospital is transforming the way that it is working and has become increasingly involved in providing support to patients within the community setting.

10 February 2015
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North Manchester General and LloydsPharmacy launch pharmacy-led clinic to help take the pressure off A&E

The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust in Greater Manchester has partnered with LloydsPharmacy to trial an innovative new pharmacy-led clinic at its busy North Manchester General accident and emergency department.

06 February 2015
Free Inflammatory bowel and liver disease research talk - 19 February

A CHRONIC disease which affects at least 261,000 people in the UK will be discussed at a special free informative talk at Fairfield General Hospital education centre in Bury.

03 February 2015