Latest NHS Foundation Trusts Stories

2011-05-17 00:00:28

Noble’s Hospital has today announced the successful implementation of BigHand’s digital dictation solution for the UK Healthcare market. London, UK (PRWEB) May 16, 2011 Noble’s Hospital, based in the Isle of Man is a 330-bed acute general hospital serving over 80,000 people on the island.

2011-01-05 00:00:39

Guy's Hospital and St Thomas' Hospital, which make up Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, (one of the busiest NHS Foundation Trusts in the country), have now deployed BigHand fully across the Trust’s 22 directorates, with the inclusion of Evelina Children’s Hospital, incorporating a Trust wide software license for 2,500 users. London, UK (PRWeb UK) January 4, 2011 BigHand has today announced that two of London's most well-known teaching hospitals - Guy's...

2008-09-29 18:00:41

By HELEN HUNT LIVERPOOL'S maternity hospital is one of the safest in the country. Last November, Liverpool Women's hospital was awarded the highest levels for safety standards for its services generally. Now the hospital has achieved the same high standard for its safety in maternity services.

2008-09-23 21:00:31

By Jeni Harvey Sophie Kerslake and Ian Hibberd, both 29, will journey to the south-side Everest base camp in Nepal to support the hospital's appeal for a DXA scanner, which helps in the diagnosis of bone disease.The trek, which starts on November 8, will see the pair walk for nearly two weeks to an altitude of 5,545 metres, staying in Nepalese teahouses along the way.Miss Kerslake, a nurse at Chesterfield Hospital, said: "I've never done anything like this before, but I'm really looking...

2008-09-10 00:00:25

By Jeremy Laurance A cancer patient with only months to live will learn today whether he can have the costly drug that specialists say could extend his life by up to three years.

2008-08-27 18:00:55

LIVERPOOL Heart and Chest Hospital has been overwhelmed by support in its bid to become a NHS Foundation Trust. Within a week the hospital received over 3,000 application forms from patients all wanting to become members. Membership manager Sarah Garnett said: "The response has been unbelievable.

2008-07-24 18:01:00

Any visitors to a certain south Birmingham suburb cannot fail to have spotted the three futuristic pods that have risen up beside a cluster of cranes in the past year.

2008-07-10 18:00:00

By LAURA SHARPE MERSEYSIDE'S maternity services are outperforming others across the UK according to a national review. A study for the Healthcare Commission (HCC) published today paints a gloomy national picture of one bed being used for more than one birth in each 24-hour period.

2008-07-05 18:00:21

By Rhona Ganguly A new hospital ward dedicated to helping injured soldiers will be built in Birmingham, the Ministry of Defence has announced.

2008-07-01 09:01:10

A MERSEYSIDE hospital trust's healthy eating project scooped first prize at the prestigious Food Northwest Awards 2008.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.