GP & Partner Bulletin - Jan 2019

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January 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

HEADLINE NEWS

Christie at Oldham web
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.

 
Green NAAS t3
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).

 
Raj Jain web
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. 

 
Mini Jaison - Diabetes Link Nurse
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.

 
OG Cancer Team
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.

 
AKI web
“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.

JAG web
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).

Dr Masroor
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.


 
Smear for Smear
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   NICU web
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.

 
GMCA
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.

 
Victoria Dickens
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

'Mortuary Talk & 'virtual' Tour'

25 February 2019 from 13:00 to 15:00 
(Pathology Lab, Royal Oldham Hospital)
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'Delirium' Talk

13 March 2019 from 10:00 to 16:00 
(The Post Graduate Centre, NMGH)
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Chemotherapy Talk

02 April 2019 from 14:00 to 15:00 
(Education Centre, The Royal Oldham Hospital, OL1 2)
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Physical Activity & Sugar Smart Event

16 April 2019 from 13:30 to 16:00 
Bury (Education Centre, Fairfield General Hospital)
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Endometriosis Talk

08 May 2019 from 14:00 to 15:00 
(Education Centre, The Royal Oldham Hospital, OL1 2)
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'Research across the Northern Care Alliance - a record breaking year' *(not yet confirmed)

21 May 2019 from 14:00 to 15:00 
(Education Centre, Fairfield General Hospital)
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Pharmacy Talk

20 June 2019 from 14:00 to 15:00 
(Education Centre, The Royal Oldham Hospital, OL1 2)
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Diabetes Talk

23 July 2019 from 14:00 to 15:00 
(Education Centre, Rochdale Infirmary, OL12 0NB)
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Have you read the latest issue of Loop, the Northern Care Alliance magazine for members, stakeholders and staff?