Archive – June, 2020

Social distancing message for NHS front line staff

Social card asks staff; "Thinking about how far apart you need to be - stretch out six and a half stethoscopes, that's your social distance"

We’ve developed a rather unique method of communicating social distancing measures to colleagues on the front line. North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust have produced a series of images and posters in order to communicate with our clinical colleagues about the importance of continuing to socially distance.   Featuring images of face masks, visors, […]

Volunteers celebrated!

Volunteers' week logo

We’re celebrating the work of our highly valued volunteers during Volunteers’ Week. Over the last year, almost 300 Trust volunteers gave up their time on a regular basis at both the University Hospital of North Tees and University Hospital of Hartlepool. The volunteers carry out a variety of duties including driving patients to and from […]

We’re still here to serve, urges Trust

Medical director Deepak Dwarakanath

“If you need urgent treatment, you can get it” – that’s the message from a patient of a local health care trust which is urging people not to put off accessing vital services during the COVID-19 pandemic. North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust has seen a significant drop in the numbers of patients attending […]

Health team shows its appreciation to catering team during pandemic

Catering staff from Hartlepool hospital seen holding flowers and chocolates

Health staff in Hartlepool have shown their appreciation for a support service who have been there for them throughout the coronavirus pandemic. The team in Café Wilbers at the University Hospital of Hartlepool have been thanked for the support they have given since the outbreak of COVID-19. While other businesses in the town had to […]