Issue 171

17/05/2018 11:46

Winners for "just being great". HRI Day Surgery bag the latest Star Award

After  work finished for the day, HRI's Day Surgery team were called together for a very important meeting  .... 

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Issue 170A

10/05/2018 12:01

Bigger and better than ever. Celebrating Success 2018 launches today

Celebrating Success is back and bigger and better than ever before for 2018.  Alongside our traditional categories we're pleased to announce there will be two new ones to recognise all that is new at CHFT. 

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Issue 169

03/05/2018 10:45

EPR one year on: the video verdict!

 Big thanks and well done to everyone as we celebrate EPR's first birthday here at CHFT. 

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Issue 168

26/04/2018 10:50

Meet the Ice Conquerors! Our "superheroes" are Star Award winners

Service performance officer Jammal Mohammed couldn't praise his estate colleagues enough in his submission - even likening them to comic book superheroes. This is what he put. 

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Issue 167

19/04/2018 10:36

Working at CHFT is awesome.

They did it! Pagbati (Congratulations) to our first three Filipino nurses to pass the NMC OSCE  Last year we recruited a number of nurses from the Philippines and we currently have eight nurses placed within medicine and surgery throughout the Trust and we are expecting another cohort of nurses very soon. 

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Issue 166

12/04/2018 10:42

He joined the NHS at 18, is a doting grandad and a car karaoke specialist. Meet our new Chair Philip Lewer

   Our new Chair Philip Lewer is now in post.   Philip is a Lancastrian, started work on a market stall when he was just 14 before becoming a social worker and joining the NHS aged 18. He has  since worked for  the NHS in many roles at regional and national levels. 

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Issue 165

05/04/2018 10:38

"A person who will be well and truly missed." Farewell Andrew Haigh

   Yesterday our Chair Andrew Haigh bade farewell to the Trust after seven years at the helm, which included memorable highlights such as an encounter with a Stormtrooper and his own wedding to Ali at HRI Chapel last June. 

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Issue 164

29/03/2018 10:40

"I knew I was in trouble..." ...then along came Jack and Millie

Reunited with a big thank you - Jack, Katie and Milly

Quest nurse Katie Berry was so poorly with flu she ended up in  A&E resus at CRH and fearing for her life. She has asthma and despite having the jab and being a flu champion she deteriorated so quickly she  thought she could die... and then along came Jack and Millie. 

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Issue 163

22/03/2018 12:22

Best out of 45,000.Gary Allchin is ISS employee of the year!

Our Gary Allchin, our security officer at CRH and former CHFT Star Award winner, has topped the lot by winning ISS Employee of the year - out of 45,000 people!    And big-hearted Gary hailed it a win for ALL his colleagues at CRH. He said: "It was a great honour to receive this prestigious award from ISS. It was a massive do. 

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Issue 162

15/03/2018 12:25

I'm in the mood for Mother's Day. Nolans go the extra mile

Our amazing mum and daughter nursing duo Mary and Becky Nolan spent last Sunday on HRI's Ward 8 pampering our eldery patients - in memory of their recently lost mum and Nana.  Hair, nails and beauty treatments were on offer to make it special for our ladies -  and it meant so much them. 

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