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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 travelin ...

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, ...

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 car ...

“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 n ...

999: Critical Condition: Stoke-on-Trent woman enjoying a second chance after treatment at UHNM

A 66-year-old woman from Stoke-on-Trent who was diagnosed with a life threatening brain aneurysm is enjoying her second chance at life after being treated at University Hospitals of North Midlands. Vivienne Gilroy of Kingsley, Stoke-on-Trent, appear ...

999: Critical Condition: Retired Welsh farmer charged by cow makes full recovery

A retired farmer from Wales who was airlifted to University Hospital of North Midlands after being injured by a cow is to have his ordeal featured on in the latest episode of 999: Critical Condition. Eric Morris, of Llanfyllin, was critically injure ...

University Hospitals of North Midlands junior doctor given highest accolade for social action and humanitarian efforts

A junior doctor from University Hospitals of North Midlands has been recognised with the highest accolade a young person can achieve for social action or humanitarian efforts. Sai Ram Pillarisetti who will be joining the team in surgery at the Royal ...