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This week’s NTHighlights

Please note: you will not be able to access the social media links from trust computers; you can access them from the trust’s app, your personal mobile or computers at home: Cutting Edge@NTH ‘we’re excited to offer our services five days a week’ BBC Radio Tees have been in having a chat with resident hairdresser […]

Family visit emergency care to donate in man’s memory

In lieu of flowers, the family of Mr Cook asked anyone attending his funeral to make a donation. This, along with donations from his colleagues at Virgin – helped raised almost £500 for the emergency department at the University Hospital of North Tees. John’s ex-wife Valerie and his son Stephen visited the department to personally […]

Patient is pain free after successful hernia op

Dennis Wilson has suffered with a reccurrence of his hernia – and having had various operations over the last 40 years it has always returned. Dennis, who is 72, was referred for an appointment with associate specialist Manuf Kassem at North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust who operated on him. Mr Kassem has achieved […]

North Tees patient gets a cut above the rest

Hospital-based hairdresser gives elderly patient a whole new level of care. Dawn Cuthbert, hairdresser at North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust’s salon, Cutting Edge@NTH visited Sandra Williams, 71, at her bedside to give her a makeover. Sandra is originally from Wales and was visiting her daughter in Hartlepool over Christmas when she took a […]

This week’s NTHighlights …

Please note: you will not be able to access the social media links from trust computers; you can access them from the trust’s app, your personal mobile or computers at home: Praise for Trust’s implementation of barcoding system The Trust recently received ‘Scan4Safety’ certification, recognised for successfully implementing the system across both of its sites. […]

Patient exclaims ‘I could get used to this’ after bedside gig

A patient at North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust has extended her thanks for making her 60th wedding anniversary one to remember. Sheila Cuthbert, 81, of Billingham was due to celebrate her 60th wedding anniversary this week. To celebrate in style, her son bought her and her husband tickets to see George Ezra at […]

Protecting our digital users of the future

In recent years, there has been a sharp rise in the use of social media channels. Controlling the online surfing time of our youngsters, and understanding exactly who they are talking to, has been one of the biggest challenges of parenting in recent years. In the latest news, parents are being warned of the ‘Momo […]

Health care provider in rhythmic reminder ‘Don’t Fear the Smear’

A leading NHS Trust in the North East of England is continuing its innovative approach to remind women across the region to get their smear test, especially those aged between 25-35. The latest figures released by the Public Health of England (PHE) show that the number of women getting their smear tests is at a 20 […]

Top tech company help transform community cancer garden

Members of the invoice finance team at Siemens Financial Services have transformed an unused area at the University Hospital of North Tees. This is after linking up with the Trust’s cancer information centre who wanted to create a green space for patients. The team from Siemens Financial Services were eager to help, funding for garden […]

This week’s NTHighlights

Please note: you will not be able to access the social media links from trust computers; you can access them from the trust’s app, your personal mobile or computers at home: Urgent and Emergency Care staff rising to the challenge This week we have been promoting the good work of our Urgent and Emergency Care […]