News Archive

Press Releases archive from September 2016
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‘Tough but Tiny’ Neonatal Talk at The Royal Oldham Hospital – 17th October

A consultant neonatologist from The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust will be giving a special free talk and presentation for the public and Trust members about neonatal services at the education centre at The Royal Oldham Hospital on Monday 17th October, 2.30pm to 3.30pm.

29 September 2016
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Chief Nurse launches ‘Communication and Information Needs Passport’ for patients

ELAINE Inglesby-Burke, Chief Nurse at The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, has unveiled a new ‘Communication and Information Needs Passport’ for patients, service users, carers and parents at an Accessible Information Standard launch event held at North Manchester General Hospital today.

29 September 2016
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Trust invests in state of the art x-ray facility at Rochdale Infirmary

RADIOLOGY services at Rochdale Infirmary have been strengthened following the investment and creation of a third digital x-ray room on the hospital site.

20 September 2016
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New leadership at Pennine Acute Trust to hold Annual Public Meeting in Oldham – 6 October

THE new leadership team in charge of local hospitals and services run by The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust that serves more than 820,000 people is to hold the Trust’s Annual Public Meeting (APM) on the evening of Thursday 6th October in Oldham.

20 September 2016
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Free Fitness MOTs for Over 60s at Radcliffe Library

AS part of UK Older People’s Day, physiotherapists from Fairfield General Hospital in Bury will be offering free Functional Fitness MOTs to anyone aged over 60 on Thursday 6th October at Radcliffe Library.

16 September 2016
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North Manchester’s Community Assessment and Support Service shortlisted for HSJ Award

STAFF who provide health and social care support for vulnerable patients in the community within North Manchester’s Community Assessment and Support Service (CASS) has been shortlisted in the prestigious national health sector HSJ Awards - in the ‘Improved Partnerships between Health and Local Government’ category.

14 September 2016
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Pennine Acute Trust patients invited to nominate their hospital and community NHS staff heroes

THE Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust is inviting the public and its members to nominate their NHS heroes as part of its seventh annual Staff Awards event.

12 September 2016
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In the pink - Charity Pink Promenade at Hollingworth Lake for breast cancer services

LOCAL people of all ages are urged to put their best foot forward for a breast care unit which serves Oldham and Rochdale patients.

08 September 2016
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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.

06 September 2016
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Trust fleet rolls out to promote Organ Donation Week

IN support of national Organ Donation Week, which runs 5 to 11 September, twenty four Trust vehicles have been branded up and rolled out to help spread the word about the importance of signing up to the Organ Donor Register.

02 September 2016