- Organ Donation Week
As part Organ Donation Week this week our medical director Deepak Dwarakanath and clinical lead for organ donation Anil Sharma has urged people to talk their families about their wishes. See it on the website and Twitter
- Nurse shares her husband’s experience searching for a donor
- Lighting up pink
The trust has been proud to play its part in the lighting up pink campaign by making the main wall of its north wing at the UHNT pink every night this week. Facebook and Instagram.
- Flying the flag
- Movements matter campaign
The trust’s midwives have been raising awareness of a very important issue around stillbirths, more on the website.
- Award in memory of emergency care nurse
The emergency department has set up an award in memory of nursing sister Diane Jones, who sadly passed away two years ago. Read more on the website
- Refugee healthcare workers programme – Health Service Journal
Professor Jane Metcalf, deputy medical director, has written a column for the Health Service Journal around the trust’s overseas doctors resettlement programme.
- Pharmacist leaving for a higher calling
Jane Robson is leaving behind a career in the NHS to retrain become a church vicar. Read more on the website
- New nursing associate roles
Lisa Tomlinson is retraining to become a nursing associate. You can hear about how she is finding it by watching YouTube
- NTH All-stars compete in Dragon-boat
The NTH All-stars team have raised lots of money for the trust’s charitable funds after taking part in the dragon-boat event down on Stockton’s riverside last Sunday. See the photos on Facebook and the winning race video on YouTube