News Archive

Press Releases archive from August 2014
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Rochdale UCC’s new sensory rooms welcomed

Last year the Urgent Care Centre (UCC) at Rochdale Infirmary opened the first of its purpose designed sensory/distraction cubicles for patients.

22 August 2014
Electronic prescribing systems rolled out across Pennine Acute Trust

Seventy seven wards at hospitals run by The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust can now boast that they have the latest technology to help clinical and nursing staff.

15 August 2014
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Hospital League of Friends support The Royal Oldham Hospital – with bras

The Royal Oldham Hospital’s Victoria Breast Unit can purchase some very special bras, thanks to a generous donation.

The Royal Oldham Hospital League of Friends fundraising group, which holds events throughout the year, has donated a fantastic £5,000 to the prosthetic service in the Victoria Breast Unit.

14 August 2014
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Pennine Acute Trust shortlisted in Nursing Times Awards 2014

A clinic set up to support mums who are struggling to breastfeed their tongue-tie babies has been shortlisted to receive a prestigious health care industry award.

11 August 2014
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Quality Accounts reports on Trust’s clinical and performance achievements

The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust has published its Quality Accounts Report for 2013/14. All NHS Trusts are required to publish an annual report called a Quality Account to the public on the quality of the health care services they provide.

06 August 2014
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Pennine Acute Trust welcomes two new Non-Executive directors

The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust has welcomed the appointment of two new non-executive directors to sit on its Trust Board.

04 August 2014