Press Release Archive

Press Releases archive from June 2018
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Say happy 70th birthday to the NHS at North Manchester Hospital’s family open day

North Manchester General Hospital throws open its doors to visitors on Saturday 7th July, inviting local people to a family-friendly open day celebrating the NHS’s 70th birthday.

27 June 2018
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GAU Team Mark the 20th Anniversary of Ectopic Pregnancy Trust with Fundraiser Event

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.

25 June 2018
Breastfeeding Awareness Week 2018
Breastfeeding Awareness Week: Oldham Mums Invited to Special Tea Party

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.

21 June 2018
Siobhan Probert takes to the skies in aid of Link4Pink breast cancer charity
Siobhan takes to the skies in aid of Link4Pink breast cancer charity

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. 

21 June 2018
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Free public talk on the Deteriorating Patient Collaborative on 12 July

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.

18 June 2018
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Experience the NHS through the years at our free NHS 70 birthday events

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.

14 June 2018
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Northern Care Alliance makes commitment to tackling race inequality in the workplace

The Northern Care Alliance (NCA) NHS Group has joined with Greater Manchester’s other public sector employers and signed up to a historic commitment to address race inequality at work.

14 June 2018
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Traffic Light Hats Keep Newborn Babies Safe and Well

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.

05 June 2018
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Inspirational Linda To Walk The Catwalk for Maggies

An inspirational Medical Records Clerk from the Royal Oldham Hospital will soon be walking the catwalk in aid of Maggie’s Manchester charity. 

05 June 2018
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Health leaders gather at Salford Royal for national #EndPJparalysis conference

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.

05 June 2018
From left to right: Sandra Buckley, Jean Hand, Val Welden, Rita Gunshon (all volunteers), Sarah Plant (Macmillan Information & Support Assistant) and Charlotte Brosnan (Macmillan Information & Support Service Manager).
Regional award for Pennine’s Macmillan volunteer team

A team of volunteers based at North Manchester General Hospital has been named Macmillan’s Service Team of the Year for the North West.

04 June 2018
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Oasis Dementia Unit, ‘Talk & Tour’ at Rochdale Infirmary 13 June

On Wednesday 13th June (2 – 3 pm), The Northern Care Alliance Group will be hosting a free ‘talk and tour’ of the Oasis Dementia Unit at Rochdale Infirmary.  The event will be an opportunity for staff, public and our Trust to speak with staff and patients to learn more about the condition and how to cope with it.  

04 June 2018