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UHNM Nurse thanked for helping a vulnerable member of the public

A newly-qualified nurse has been thanked for her role in helping a vulnerable member of the public. Melissa Copestake, who works on ward 228 at Royal Stoke University Hospital, was off-duty when she provided medical assistance to a man in distress. M ...

Two UHNM physiotherapists awarded for their heroic actions

Two physiotherapists from University Hospitals of North Midlands, which runs Royal Stoke University Hospital and County Hospital in Stafford, have been acknowledged for their heroic actions after helping a member of the public in distress. Alex Fitzm ...

Estates and Facilities team scoop Team of the Month Award

The Estates and Facilities team has scooped the Team of the Month Award in recognition of their amazing response to a significant water leak in the West Building in May when water poured into Wards 80 & 81. The successful collaborative working ar ...

999: Critical Condition: Motorcyclist on the road to recovery after head-on collision

A 30-year-old motorcyclist from Merseyside, who was airlifted to University Hospitals of North Midlands, following a head-on collision, will feature in the latest episode of 999: Critical Condition. Mark Kempsell, from Newton-le-Willows was traveling ...

Leading UHNM clinician shortlisted for national award

University Hospitals of North Midlands is proud to reveal that Dr Amit Arora, Consultant Geriatrician, has been shortlisted for Clinical Leader of the Year at this year’s HSJ Awards, recognising outstanding contribution to healthcare and earning the ...

Father-of-two receives life-saving heart surgery following heart attack

A North Staffordshire father-of-two who had life-saving heart surgery will feature in Wednesday’s (3 August) episode of the Channel 5 programme, 999 Critical Condition, filmed at University Hospitals of North Midlands. Elton Wood, from Cross Heath, N ...

A family have thanked staff at UHNM for their genuine care and compassion

Staff at University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust (UHNM) have been recognised for their “genuine care and compassion” after treating a pensioner at Royal Stoke. Fran Hume nominated staff on Ward 110 for a Chief Executive Award after they care ...

“Guardian angel” nurses from University Hospitals of North Midlands save neighbour’s life

Two senior nurses from University Hospitals of North Midlands have been described as “guardian angels” after saving their neighbour’s life. Andy and Jenny Weedall, who both work at Royal Stoke University Hospital, provided lifesaving care to their ne ...