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Junior Doctor Industrial Action

UHNM is to face further strike disruption from Saturday 24 February amid continued high demand for services. Strike action by junior doctors will run from 7am on Saturday to midnight on Wednesday (28 February) and is set to impact some routine care ...

Hard-working Amber receives Employee of the Month

A junior doctor who has made a “massive impact” on her new team has been awarded UHNM’s Employee of the Month. Amber Ahmed-Issap, a Foundation year two (FY2) doctor, has been praised for her contributions to Royal Stoke’s Heart Centre. Amber’s work ...

Heroic Mick wins CEO Award

A healthcare assistant whose quick thinking helped save the life of a distressed member of the public has been praised for his actions. Mick Hibbs was on his way into work at Royal Stoke’s A&E Department when he spotted a gentleman in distress o ...

New cholesterol project to reduce hospital readmissions at UHNM

A new project at University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust (UHNM) is helping to reduce hospital readmissions in heart attack, stroke and vascular patients. The Lipid Optimisation Project identifies existing high-risk patients at UHNM and work ...

UHNM declares Critical Incident

UHNM declares Critical Incident Dr Matthew Lewis, UHNM Medical Director, said: “We are currently experiencing extremely high demand for all our services. Both Royal Stoke University Hospital and County Hospital in Stafford have been under severe and ...

International nurses reunite for 20-year celebration event

UHNM’s first cohort of Philippine nurses have reunited for a special event to mark 20 years of service. The 2004 cohort were joined by members of UHNM’s senior nursing team for an evening of celebration at the Double Tree by Hilton on Festival Park. ...

UHNM Charity Funds £4 million development to University Hospitals of North Midlands Cancer Centre

Work is set to begin on a £4 million development programme to improve facilities for cancer patients at University Hospitals of North Midlands. The Cancer Centre at Royal Stoke University Hospital is to benefit from changes to its entrance and envir ...

Virtual Tour app launched for young patients and families

Virtual Tour app launched for young patients and families at Staffordshire Children’s Hospital at Royal Stoke Young patients and their families can now take an online tour and experience what it is like to visit Staffordshire Children’s Hospital at ...

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