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#NursesDay2022 | Nurse wins prestigious award

On International Nurse's Day a senior nurse from University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust (UHNM) has become only the second at County Hospital, Stafford to receive a prestigious award for her work with international nurses.  Manju Mathews, t ...

Patients and staff to benefit from new Professional Nurse Advocate role

Patients and staff are set to benefit from further support, thanks to a new nursing role introduced at University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust (UHNM). Professional Nurse Advocates (PNAs) will perform an innovative and wide-ranging role which ...

Nurse education team thanked for “phenomenal” support

More than 90 nurses from across the globe have now been successfully employed at UHNM. The new recruits have a wealth of experience and are supported by the Trust’s nurse education team to become registered nurses. The team also provide invaluable pa ...

New heart scanners for Children’s Hospital at Royal Stoke

The Children’s Hospital at Royal Stoke is celebrating the arrival of two new heart scanners - a gift to younger patients and staff at UHNM made possible thanks to supporters of UHNM Charity. The scanners will be used to pick up heart defects in pati ...

#InternationalMidwifesDay - A special thank you

A mother has thanked her midwives for the difference they made to her family. Amy Pavitt gave birth to daughter Rosie earlier this year. She wrote to express her appreciation for the support and care of midwives Chloe Bagnall, Rachel Cox and Tracey S ...

Ward 109 staff shine

Two members of the same ward have been recognised for their outstanding contribution to patient care. Penny Crosbie, ward manager, and Wendy Boote, nursing assistant, both work on ward 109 at Royal Stoke. They were each nominated by their colleagues ...

UHNM’s Veteran Aware Accreditation renewed

UHNM has received approval of its Veteran Aware Accreditation for another year. The Trust has made a commitment to improving NHS care for veterans, reservists, members of the armed forces and their families. UHNM is now one of more than 100 NHS Trust ...