Announcements

Charity golf day raises more than £4,000

Seaton Carew Golf Club fundraisers Peter Hamilton, Jackie Hamilton, Yvonne Fisher and Ian Phillips with Clinical Nurse Specialist Helen Dicken from the North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust Specialist Palliative Care Team and Business Lead for the North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust Richard Scott.

The North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust Specialist Palliative Care Team have thanked former Seaton Carew Golf Club captain Ian Phillips and his team for a huge fundraising effort that has seen more than £4,000 donated to the charity. Mr Phillips, approaching his 80th birthday, has held an annual golf day in aid of […]

Accolade presented to North East based orthopaedic consultant

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Anwar Jafri

A senior doctor in Teesside has been awarded a top honour by a regional programme for the high quality of training he delivers. Orthopaedic consultant for lower limb and trauma surgery, Anwar Jafri, from North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust was presented the ‘Hospital Clinical Supervisor of the Year’ award by Health Education England’s […]

“Have a conversation that could save lives”

Organ donation week 2021 – Janine Tate

“It’s a conversation that could save lives” – that’s the message from North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust as it urges everyone to discuss their decision about organ donation with their loved ones. As Organ Donation Week (Monday 20 to Sunday 26 September) approaches, the Trust has revealed that during the last year, three […]

BAME community urged to leave them certain during Organ Donation Week

Tara Mane

During Organ Donation Week (Monday 20 to Sunday 26 September) members of the Teesside BAME community are being urged to discuss their decision about organ donation with their loved ones. People from black and Asian communities are more likely to need a transplant and organ transplants within ethnic groups are often more successful. However, donations […]

Colleges collaborate to support NHS and careers in healthcare

Stockton Riverside College Principal, Lesley Graham, Darren Hankey, Principal and Chief Executive of Hartlepool College of Further Education and Tracy Squires, deputy chief people officer at North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust

Issued in partnership with Education Training Collective (Etc.), Hartlepool College of Further Education and the North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust: Colleges and health bosses are making a pledge to work together to help plug potential skills gaps and raise awareness of opportunities in the health and social care sectors, among young people. The […]

Hospital patients able to welcome visitors once more

Lindsey Robertson chief nurse

The organisation will be lifting its restrictions for hospital visiting – meaning patients can welcome loved ones once more. Visiting will be limited to one person per patient for up to an hour at a time – booked by appointment directly through the hospital ward or area. This applies to all types of visiting other […]

Jodi following her passion in direct patient care role

Team support worker in white shirt stood in corridor

A woman who has a passion for starting a career in patient care has finally realised it – more than a decade after starting her journey. Jodi Pearson joined North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust as a ward hostess, preparing and serving patients their meals every day. The role gave Jodi a clear view […]

Raising awareness of disabilities in the workplace

Nic Samuels Disability Staff Network

Staff from an active networking group are leading the charge to change people’s views of disabled people in the workplace, especially those dealing with hidden disabilities. North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust’s Disability Staff Network has launched a series of videos of group members talking about the issues they tackle every day. The short, […]

NHS staff take to the skies for charity – after gesture for pandemic response

Staff in front of skydiving board

Daredevil NHS staff took to the skies to raise thousands of pounds for patient care – after a local skydiving company made a generous gesture as thanks for the COVID-19 response. North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust was offered 10 free staff places by Skyhigh Skydiving in Shotton Colliery. The company in County Durham […]