News Archive

Press Releases archive from September 2015
Pennine Acute Trust midwives work on SaBiNE Saving Babies’ Lives initiative

TWO midwives at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust are helping to drive forward the SaBiNE Saving Babies Lives in the North of England initiative.

30 September 2015
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Free Fitness MoTs for Over 65s at Fairfield General Hospital

As part of Older People’s Day physiotherapists from Fairfield General Hospital in Bury will be offering free Functional Fitness MoTs to anyone aged over 65.

23 September 2015
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BBC’s Bill Turnbull to host Pennine Acute Trust Staff Awards & present Patients’ Choice Award

BBC Television’s Bill Turnbull has been confirmed as this year’s special guest and compere to host The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust’s sixth annual Staff Awards event in November.

21 September 2015
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Trust scoops Best Improvement in Patient Safety Award at 2015 North West Informatics Awards

THE Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust has won the Best Improvement in Patient Safety Award at the 2015 Informatics Awards.

18 September 2015
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Trust shortlisted for HSJ Awards

THE Pennine Acute Hospital NHS Trust has been shortlisted as national finalists in three categories for the prestigious 2015 Health Service Journal (HSJ) Awards.

18 September 2015
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Pennine Acute Hospitals Trust to hold APM and local “Pride in Pennine NHS Expo”

DOCTORS, nurses and healthcare staff from The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust will be holding a “Pride in Pennine NHS Expo” exhibition and information event for the general public and local patient groups as part of the Trust’s Annual Public Meeting (APM) on Thursday 24th September, from 4-6pm.

10 September 2015
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Public invited to nominate NHS staff for local Trust’s Patients’ Choice Award 2015

HAVE you or your relative had a good experience from your local NHS hospital or community service? Do you or your family want to thank a particular healthcare worker, doctor, nurse, support worker, or ward, who did their best to treat and look after you?

09 September 2015
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Families invited to baby memorial service at The Royal Oldham Hospital

Families who have experienced losing their babies either before or shortly after birth are being invited to a special remembrance service at The Royal Oldham Hospital.

09 September 2015
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Come dine with us! – Tasting sessions at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust

THE Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust is inviting staff, visitors, FT members and the public to taste some of the food served to our patients on the hospital wards.  

08 September 2015
Rochdale borough residents to benefit from £7.2m investment in integrated health and social care

People across the Rochdale borough will now benefit from improved health and social care services following a £7.2m joint investment by NHS Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale Clinical Commissioning Group (HMR CCG) and Rochdale Borough Council into a new service that aims to cut down the time people spend in hospital.

08 September 2015