Archive – July, 2016

Cancer information centre opens thanks to charity donation

Cancer information centre, officially opens

MvC was set up by Tony Larkin after he won his battle with bowel cancer, and since 2010 more than £184,000 has been raised to help cancer services by putting on live music gigs at the town’s Grand Hotel with acts such as The Magic Numbers, The Blow Monkeys, David McAlmont, Turin Brakes, Jack Savoretti […]

Stay safe in the sun

Andy Simpson

Consultant Andy Simpson said: “We are urging people to stay safe in the sun. There has been an increase in the number of people attending the accident and emergency department at the University Hospital of North Tees due to the hot weather. “The department has been dealing with sunburn and dehydration, which could be easily […]

Thank you to our volunteers

Some of our volunteers enjoying this years event

A thank you event with a special theme – celebrating the Queen’s 90th birthday, was held for all of the trust’s volunteers and members of the NHS Retirement Fellowship. Chairman Paul Garvin, who hosted the event, was joined by other members of the senior management team and governors in the restaurant at the University Hospital […]

Find out about care of the elderly at NHS trust event

If you want to hear about care of the elderly, then please come along to our member event on; Saturday, 23 July, 9.30am – 11.30am in the Tees meeting room, rear of the Tees Restaurant at the University Hospital of North Tees. Free parking will be available. Refreshments will be available from 9.30am, and presentations […]

Gail is June’s employee of the month

Gail, receiving her star of the month award from Julie Lane and Gary Wright

Gail was presented with a certificate and some flowers by director of nursing, patient safety and quality Julie Lane and head of transformation Gary Wright. Gary, who nominated her, highlighted how Gail embodies all that the six Cs (compassion, care, commitment, courage, competence, communication) stand for. He said: “Despite the relentless nature of the role, […]