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Maternity visiting at UHNM

Following the latest announcement about the decision to postpone some operations , we have had some questions related to Maternity.   We have recently reviewed our current Maternity visiting times and the number of birth partners that can a ...

UHNM surpasses 100 patients on home treatment for kidney failure

Helen Capper (pictured centre) and the home therapies team a UHNM.  University Hospital of North Midlands provides vital treatment for kidney failure in the homes of more than 135 patients thanks to the dedication of staff at the Trust’s renal unit. ...

UHNM appoints new Executive Medical Director

University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust is delighted to announce that Dr Matthew Lewis has been appointed as its new medical director. Matthew joins UHNM from Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust where he is Executive Medical Director and works as ...

Prestigious research scholarship awards for UHNM staff

Dr Dargoi Satchi                              Claire Rae    A doctor and an allied health professional at University Hospitals of North Midlands (UHNM) have been given prestigious research scholarship awards by the National Institute for Health Res ...

Human resources team thanked for leading Covid staff testing pathway

University Hospital’s human resources team have been thanked for leading the trust’s Covid-19 staff testing pathway. Over the course of the last 12 months, the team set up the pathway with two drive-in centres and worked with IM&T developers on a ...

Paediatrician warns parents about the dangers of button batteries

Dr Anna Pigott, Consultant Paediatrician A leading paediatrician at University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust (UHNM) wants to warn parents about the dangers of button batteries following the tragic death of a toddler. The child died after swa ...

UHNM welcomes 11 fully qualified international nurses

UHNM officially welcomed 11 fully qualified international nurses to the Trust today. The group – who come from India, Ghana, Malta, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates - have successfully passed their clinical examinations and are now fully reg ...

Capital Development Team help to enhance patient experience

UHNM’s capital development team have been recognised for their outstanding performance during 2020/21. The team successfully delivered one of the most significant capital estate programmes seen in recent years at UHNM, with 128 schemes being delivere ...