Archive – April, 2014

A first class service for young patients

The award comes just months after the North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust received the award for the high standard of services for young people at the University Hospital of North Tees. The day unit in Hartlepool was visited by a group of young inspectors, who work as a part of a scheme run […]

Bowel cancer campaign targeting people aged 55

GP practices will be added to the scheme over a two year period. As each practice is added, people reaching the age of 55 thereafter will receive an invitation for Bowel Scope screening shortly after their 55th birthday. Those for whom roll out comes too late will be able to opt in provided that they […]

Occupational health pick up excellence award

Health and wellbeing advisor Maureen Wales and occupational health nurse Wendy Watts collected the award at an event at the Riverside Stadium in Middlesbrough. Maureen said: ““The trust is totally committed to the health and wellbeing of their staff. This involves supporting them to lead healthier lifestyles by making it easier to gain free access […]