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Local football club donate gifts to UHNM’s youngest patients

Some of UHNM’s youngest patients have been able to receive a gift this Christmas thanks to a local football club. Blythe Bridge Junior Football Club visited Staffordshire Children's Hospital at Royal Stoke just before the big day to donate a number ...

Patients Know Best

Patients from University Hospitals of North Midlands will be able to access their own health record when the Trust introduces a new online personal health record system in the New Year.   Patients Know Best or PKB brings together patient informatio ...

Stay out of A&E this winter with ten simple tips for staying safe and well

During the cold winter months, residents are being encouraged to try and avoid the need to go to A&E by following ten tips for staying safe and well this winter. Stoke-on-Trent City Council have worked with the University Hospital of North Midla ...

Fire Service teaming up with NHS in visits to the vulnerable

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service and University Hospitals of North Midlands are joining forces to make sure vulnerable members of the community are protected. Safe and well teams from the fire service are undertaking additional training to help ...

UHNM international nurses celebrate OSCE success

International nurses from University Hospitals of North Midlands are celebrating after officially becoming registered nurses in the UK. More than 200 international nurses have been recruited to work at Royal Stoke University Hospital and County Hosp ...

Patient reunited with Consultant after 30 years following heart bypass

A former Stoke-on-Trent patient and his family have been reunited with a University Hospitals of North Midlands consultant who gave him an extra 30 years following a heart bypass. Dubbed the “Christmas miracle” by his daughter Gail Putland, Ray Peac ...

Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) win team of the month award

Staff at University Hospitals of North Midlands have been recognised for driving forward cultural change and improvements in their department. The Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) from Royal Stoke University Hospital has been awarded Team of the Mon ...

UHNM Pressures and Ambulance Service Industrial Action

Due to the extremely high demand for all our services, the pressures we are currently experiencing which are likely to continue during the week and the ambulance strike we are taking additional steps to maintain safe services for our patients.  Unfo ...