News and events

Improvements continue at the University Hospital of Hartlepool

University Hospital of Hartlepool

Patients are asked to follow any diversion signs and safety advice as significant investment continues to upgrade and improve the University Hospital of Hartlepool. North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust is announcing several major projects in the coming weeks to ensure the hospital continues to provide the highest standard of care. Improvements, in addition […]

Apprentices work to ‘build the future’ at local NHS trust

Olivia Hawke

A local hospital trust is laying praise to the contribution of its hardworking apprentices across the organisation. As National Apprenticeship Week gets underway this week, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust and its subsidiary estates company NTH Solutions are celebrating the positive impact apprentices bring to their organisation to help build the future. With […]

New medic roles to help emergency departments across Teesside

Michael in blue scrubs

Two doctors are now working across emergency care departments in two health trusts – helping improve and integrate healthcare across Teesside. North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust and South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have appointed a senior and a middle grade doctor. The two roles – a senior consultant and a registrar – […]

Trust welcomes visitors once again

University Hospital of North Tees

North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust has lifted its restrictions for hospital visiting – allowing patients to welcome their loved ones once again. Visiting will be limited to one person per patient on an appointment basis for up to one hour at a time. This should be booked directly through the hospital ward or […]

Benefits of our 100 Leaders programme: Excellence as our standard

Benefits of 100 leaders

You may have seen the recruitment communication for Cohort 2 of our 100 Leaders initiative. The programme is a way for the Trust to invest and deliver in our leaders now and for the future. Your feedback has told us that you’d like to hear more about the benefits and what is involved in becoming […]

Research Alliance praised – after new COVID-19 vaccine approved

Reasearch vaccine trial team stand spaced out in hospital corridor

A new vaccine for COVID-19 trialled by NHS staff has been given the go-ahead for use – leading to praise for the team involved. The Novavax vaccine was given official approval today by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Authority. The research alliance including North Tees and Hartlepool have all contributed to this research and […]

100 leaders My Journey: Jun Saw

Jun Saw and her 100 leaders pack

Medication Safety Officer, Jun Saw, reflects on her journey as part of cohort 1 of the 100 leaders development programme. She tells us what she has learnt, how her project is progressing and why Trust staff should consider applying for the next cohort. Project title and overview Our project aim is to revolutionize mode of […]

Special hospital diary for relatives gets funding for use in other care settings

Two health professionals in front of trees

A SPECIAL award-winning diary for the relatives of hospital patients who are dying is being progressed further for use in other care settings. North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust has been granted almost £50,000 funding to develop its Family’s Voice diary. The NHS England and NHS Improvement investment will fund a year-long project to […]

Research team at centre of COVID-19 study share ambitions for 2022

Research team at the Trust stood in front of North Tees hospital site.

A RESEARCH team is aiming to build on its own high profile – after playing a leading part in finding new treatments and vaccines for COVID-19. The research and development service at North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust has had a significant role in the national RECOVERY study over the last two years. The […]