GP & Partner Bulletin - Jan 2019
Welcome to the January issue of Pulse The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust's GP and partner bulletin. Each issue will round up the latest news from inside the Trust and present it in this e-newsletter. If you would like to make any comments about this issue or if you have any suggestions for future content then please email the editor
Oldham people invited to apply to be a governor of their local hospital group
THE Northern Care Alliance NHS Group is inviting members of the public in Oldham who are interested in health to apply to become a local governor for the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group.
Vascular ward at The Royal Oldham is rated green for nursing
STAFF on the T3 vascular ward at The Royal Oldham Hospital are celebrating after being rated green in the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group’s (NCA) Nursing Assessment and Accreditation System (NAAS).
Northern Care Alliance NHS Group announces appointment of new Chief Executive
The Group Committees in Common and Council of Governors at the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group have announced the appointment of Mr Raj Jain as its new Chief Executive.
Diabetes Link Nurse Mini helps patients avoid health complications in hospital
A Diabetes Link Nurse at The Royal Oldham Hospital is leading the way in helping to ensure that patients with diabetes avoid any complications with their care and treatment as a result of them having diabetes.
Awards shortlist hat-trick for Salford (part of the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group)
Salford Royal (part of the Northern Care Alliance NHS Group) and its partners have been shortlisted in three separate categories in this year’s Health Service Journal Partnership Awards.
“Acute Kidney Injury – Facts and Challenges”– 5 Feb
A DOCTOR from Salford Royal Hospital is inviting Trust members, staff and the public to come to the hospital and find out more about Acute Kidney Injury (AKI), as part of a free talk on Tuesday 5 February, at Fairfield General Hospital in Bury.
Top accreditation for Oldham, Bury, Rochdale and North Manchester Endoscopy units
ONE of largest Endoscopy Services in the country which operates Endoscopy units at The Royal Oldham Hospital, Fairfield General Hospital in Bury, North Manchester General Hospital and Rochdale Infirmary, treating thousands of patients every year, has achieved the top accreditation by the Joint Advisory Group on Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (JAG).
North Manchester hospital invites local residents to free talk about arthritis
A doctor from North Manchester General Hospital is inviting members of the public to come to the hospital and find out more about arthritis.
Hospitals to support Cervical Cancer Prevention Week
Specialist nurses at The Royal Oldham Hospital and North Manchester General Hospital are supporting Cervical Cancer Prevention Week (21 – 27 January 2019)
Breast pump donation to Royal Oldham NICU helps support new mums
The fantastic fundraising efforts of an Oldham Council officer has helped to provide a new breast pump for mums in the Neonatal Unit at The Royal Oldham Hospital.
Support for people affected by New Year’s Eve Manchester attack
Support is available for people affected by the New Year’s Eve stabbings at Manchester Victoria Station.
MBE for services to physiotherapy for Victoria Dickens
Congratulations to our colleague Victoria Dickens who has been recognised in the New Year’s Honours List with an MBE for her services to Physiotherapy.
EVENTS FOR YOUR DIARY
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