Archive – September, 2019

‘Winter is coming, a war on flu is needed’ urges senior surgeon

Chris Tulloch, Deputy Medical Director and Senior Surgeon

As the NHS prepares for the impending pressures of the winter months, a leading Teesside orthopedic surgeon has issued a rallying plea to the public to be prepared. Whilst the health care sector across Teesside and the surrounding areas action implementation of their winter plans, Chris Tulloch from North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust […]

Teesside doctor wins scholarship

Doctor Vanessa Kocia, wins scholarship

On 7th September 2019, a new phase begins for the next generation of healthcare leaders. The Healthcare Leadership Academy (HLA) works with healthcare students and early-stage professionals to develop our healthcare leaders of the future. Vanessa Kocia, FY2 Doctor at the University Hospital of North Tees has been awarded a place amongst the talented cohort […]

Call to support lung cancer ball fundraiser

Staff enjoying masquerade ball in aid of fundraising for lung cancer

Every year the trust’s lung cancer nurses organise a charity ball to raise money for the service – and they are calling on your support again this time! Whether you’re staff, a patient or someone who wants to support a very worthy cause – you are all invited! Over the last four years the team […]

Staff member backs campaign encouraging people to move more

Staff Member Claire enjoying the views from Ben Nevis

A member of staff has backed a campaign to encourage people to move more after getting fitter herself and climbing a famous mountain. Claire Bainbridge, a clerical officer in pathology, has made changes over the last few months to be more active.   To set herself a target, she signed up to a challenge to […]

Teaming up with Parkrun to get staff and community moving more

Staff physios get involved in supporting community Parkrun in Hartlepool

The trust teamed up with Parkrun on Saturday as part of a campaign to get staff and the community moving more. The employee engagement and physiotherapy teams have been working with local events at Hartlepool and Tees Barrage to help encourage more people to get involved. Josh Lincoln, who was one of the physios available […]