News and events

Northern Trust finalists at prestigious NHS Parliamentary awards

Dr Dawn Ashley and Jane Wray represented the EAU team of North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust at the NHS Parliamentary Awards

A top performing Urgent and Emergency Care team represented the North East and Yorkshire at a national NHS awards ceremony for their commitment to delivering excellent care for their local communities. At a prestigious awards ceremony at the House of Commons earlier this week (10th July) the EAU team from North Tees and Hartlepool NHS […]

Teesside Trusts Thanks Volunteer Workforce

A North East health care provider has hosted an evening of celebration to say thank you to its volunteer workforce. North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust hosted the event on Wednesday 10 July 2018 at its Hardwick Road site in Stockton. The organisation who work with over 330 volunteers brought together around 190 delegates to […]

Our continued journey to financial stability

Julie Gillon on a ward walk-round in EAU at the University Hospital of North Tees

It is impossible to read the daily news without coming across stories of struggling NHS organisations. Each facing their own unique financial challenges; bespoke to the communities they serve. Whether it is funding cuts or debt recovery, it is clear that public funded health care providers up and down the country are facing unprecedented pressures […]

Northern Trust shortlisted for its innovative approach to care in national awards

A top performing Urgent and Emergency Care team have been recognised in a national awards programme for their commitment to delivering excellent care for their local communities. The Emergency Assessment Unit (EAU) at North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust is the regional winner of the Excellence in Urgent and Emergency Care Award in the […]

The North East Trust protecting vulnerable patients from falls

Staff member helps elderly patient along corridor

North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust has achieved more than a 10% reduction in patient falls from April 2018-19 in comparison to the previous year. This significant reduction in falls is a result of collaborative working from ward areas across the Trust, following its involvement in a programme with NHS Improvement. Part of this […]

Jamie’s cause to get fit and raise vital funds

Porter Jamie May is training for the Great North Run in just a few weeks’ time – and he’s calling on your help. Jamie is not only taking on this 13.1 mile challenge to get fitter and feel better but he is also raising money for the trust’s charitable fund. All money raised will go […]

Selfless and caring play specialist praised by colleagues

That how colleagues have described play specialist Christine Goodwin in the children’s ward at the University Hospital of North Tees. Chris is part of a dedicated team of play specialists who all care for children and young people in the unit. Their role includes organising play activities to help maintain a child’s development during illness, […]

Family send donation and letter of thanks for palliative care

The family of a patient who sadly passed away have thanked the end of life care and chaplaincy teams for his care – and made a donation to go back into patient care. The family from Stockton hand-wrote a very touching letter of thanks for looking after the elderly man who was being cared for […]

Care for asthma patients praised by national programme

Care for patients with asthma is going from strength from strength – leading to praise from a national programme. The National Asthma and COPD Audit Programme (NACAP) has highlighted the trust as being one of the top performers in a recent adult asthma audit. The audit collects information on all adult patients admitted to hospital […]