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Trust open day is first of its kind

Trust open day is first of its kind

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is to hold the first open day of its kind this weekend.
Healthcare scientist to join leading improvement programme

Healthcare scientist to join leading improvement programme

Dr Siobhán Brennan, a lead clinical scientist in the Department of Medical Physics and Clinical Engineering at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, has been named as one of nine recipients of the Chief Scientific Officer’s Knowledge Transfer Partnership for Leaders in Healthcare Science programme.
Outstanding breast cancer nurses recognised by patients at awards

Outstanding breast cancer nurses recognised by patients at awards

When the Queen Victoria Hospital asked its patients (past and present) to nominate staff they felt went the extra mile for them during their treatment or appointments, they were overwhelmed with the response. Among the winners were Pam Golton from East Grinstead and Rebecca Spencer from Crawley - breast reconstruction nurse specialists at the hospital.
New mobile healthcare unit unveiled at Healthcare Estates 2018

New mobile healthcare unit unveiled at Healthcare Estates 2018

Medical technology specialist Vanguard Healthcare Solutions has officially launched its latest mobile healthcare unit with a VIP guest undertaking the ribbon-cutting duties.
Celebrating 50 years of ERCP

Celebrating 50 years of ERCP

Last month Aquilant partnered with the Royal Stoke University Hospital to deliver the annual ERCP and EUS Symposium. Celebrating of 50 years of ERCP, the two-day event provided formal presentations, panel discussions and international live cases.
AfPP delivers clinical workshop session on patient centred care

AfPP delivers clinical workshop session on patient centred care

The Association for Perioperative Practice (AfPP) has delivered a Clinical workshop session on the WHO Checklist at the Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust Program event Theatres and Anaesthesia Conference 2018 on ‘Patient Centered Care’.
A world without surgery-related infections

A world without surgery-related infections

A new 16-page guide, sponsored by Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, provides fascinating insight into surgery-related infections and antibiotic resistance.
Specialist clinic gives patients rapid access to treatment

Specialist clinic gives patients rapid access to treatment

Patients with psoriasis will be empowered to better manage their condition with the launch of a rapid access clinic designed to improve access to education and personalised treatment.
Experts warn of the dangers of preventable burns injuries at home

Experts warn of the dangers of preventable burns injuries at home

Burns specialists at Queen Victoria Hospital are warning parents and adults of the dangers of preventable injuries at home following a year-on-year increase in referrals to its paediatric burns unit.

CE Mark for Baxter

Baxter Healthcare, a specialist in technology for medication delivery, has announced the CE marking of the Evo IQ Infusion System in the UK and Ireland, along with its recent regulatory approval in Australia. This represents the first in a series of planned regulatory submissions for the Evo IQ Infusion System in countries around the world, with commercial launch activities starting in the third quarter of 2018.
Study has important implications for minimising cross infection

Study has important implications for minimising cross infection

A new, real-life multisite study has found that washrooms have significantly less bacterial contamination when equipped with paper towels for hand drying instead of using jet air dryers.
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals shortlisted for two awards

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals shortlisted for two awards

Two pioneering projects led by Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have been shortlisted in a national awards programme celebrating healthcare excellence.
Cutting-edge driving assessment centre to open in Manchester

Cutting-edge driving assessment centre to open in Manchester

Accredited by the charity Driving Mobility, RDAC operates 11 driver assessment centres nationwide – it is opening a brand new, state-of-the-art facility in Greater Manchester so that more people with disabilities can benefit from assisted motoring.
Leicester Trust brings cutting edge system to hospital estate

Leicester Trust brings cutting edge system to hospital estate

The University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust has contracted a new mobile decontamination unit to the hospital estate, anticipated to create significant time and cost efficiencies across its endoscopy departments.
FutureNova wins prestigious Plastics Industry Award

FutureNova wins prestigious Plastics Industry Award

FutureNova is celebrating having won Consumer product Design of the Year at the prestigious Plastics Industry Award for its innovative medical-grade iPad case, FlipPad.
Award-winning clinic launches in London

Award-winning clinic launches in London

The largest family-run hospital group in Germany, Schoen Clinic, has opened its doors to the company’s first purpose-built hospital outside of its home country.
Idox Health Recognised as Impinj Gold Partner for Healthcare Excellence

Idox Health Recognised as Impinj Gold Partner for Healthcare Excellence

Idox Health has secured Gold Partner status from Impinj after maintaining its position as one of the largest partners across the UK healthcare market.
Survey of surgeons highlights importance of high quality surgical gloves

Survey of surgeons highlights importance of high quality surgical gloves

A survey of practising UK surgeons has highlighted the importance of investing in high quality surgical gloves to improve surgical safety and create long term value for the NHS.
Workplaces championed to promote hand hygiene on Global Handwashing Day 2018

Workplaces championed to promote hand hygiene on Global Handwashing Day 2018

This year Global Handwashing Day takes place on 15 October and Kimberly-Clark Professional is embracing the annual event’s theme ‘Clean Hands – a recipe for health’ by supporting facilities managers with a range of tools to help them champion hand hygiene, health and wellbeing in the workplace in relation to snacking and eating.
Patients praise Sheffield Teaching Hospitals for cancer care experience

Patients praise Sheffield Teaching Hospitals for cancer care experience

Patients have praised staff at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust for the care they provide.

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