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Patients with chronic pain set to benefit from new critically acclaimed book by UHNM consultant

Patients who suffer from chronic pain are set to benefit from the release of a new critically acclaimed book by UHNM consultant Dr Pradeep Ingle. Dr Ingle, a consultant in chronic pain and anaesthesia, wrote the book alongside other clinical experts. ...

Stroke team innovations amongst the first published on new NHS shared learning site

Dr Indira Natarajan, Consultant Stroke Physician, shared the team's experience about implementation of the ‘geko™’ device for the prevention of post-stroke venous thromboembolism UHNM’s stroke team are amongst the first to contribute to a new learni ...

Pathology win Team of the Month for outstanding pandemic work

Sharon Acton, Pathology Directorate Manager (centre) with staff as they receive their Team of the Month certificate Pathology have won the Team of the Month award for their outstanding work throughout the pandemic. The team have been responsible for ...

Doctor thanks Nursing Associate in Children’s Outpatients for unconditional support

A Nursing Associate in Children's Outpatients has been recognised for her spark, dedication and unconditional support. Rachel Cartlidge recently became the first in her area to progress to the role of Nursing Associate and has been given the Employee ...

County Hospital porters help to save patient’s life

From left: Wesley Plimmer, Tracy Bullock and Kerry Jones Three County Hospital porters helped to save an elderly patient’s life recently after they suffered a cardiac arrest at the hospital. Alan Bentley, Wesley Plimmer and Kerry Jones came to the a ...

CEO thanks respiratory medicine team for Covid work

UHNM’s respiratory medicine team have been thanked by the hospital’s chief executive for their hard work and dedication during the Covid-19 pandemic. During the first wave and now during the second wave, the team have cared for a significant proporti ...

Local students declared ‘World Changers’ for UHNM #keepstokesmiling campaign

Mrs Karen Juggins, UHNM Consultant Orthodontist, with students from NSCG Stafford College who won ‘The Creatives Award’ in the World Changer Awards - a UK-wide awards initiative from learning company Pearson A group of local graphic design students ...

Critical Care for the mind and body: Meet the psychologist helping Covid patients recover mentally as well as physically

Dr Sobia Khan, Clinical Psychologist on Royal Stoke University Hospital’s busy critical care unit We’ve all heard about the physical effects of Covid-19, but how is it affecting people mentally? UHNM’s Dr Sobia Khan is a clinical psychologist based ...