Forget red, black and purple REAP levels - it's all change!
New Operational Pressure reporting levels There is a new national system for escalating operational pressures which means that all parts of the NHS are using the same terminology and standards. The new standards are called OPELS - Operational Pressures Escalation Levels. read more
You're so kind. Caren and Angela send thanks for your boxes - they're still collecting until 16th at both sites
Huge thanks to colleagues from both sites who have donated kindness boxes to Caren Reid and Angela Hope in the SIM which will be distributed to older and vulnerable patients this Christmas. You can still prepare and drop-off your boxes as the duo are collecting up to and including tomorrow. (Friday 6 December.). read more
Shuttle buses and taxis over Christmas and New Year
TRANSPORT INFORMATION – CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR 2016 Here's the dates and times of our shuttle bus service and also a form to book taxis as an attachment. read more
Bulletin 1: First Right Care Time Place Stakeholder Brief
Our colleagues on the Right Care,Time, Place project board will be issuing regular updates for everyone across our healthcare patch. Here's the first! It includes potential timescales and the key issues of focus as we move toward the Full Business Case for change by next summer. read more
Fancy becoming a nursing associate? 1,000 are starting training and some here at CHFT
Health Education England (HEE) last week announced the test sites that will deliver the second wave of training for the new nursing associate role. CHFT will be a one of 24 sites across England that deliver training for the nursing associate role. read more
ED Special: 200 students hear about working in ED and special teddies delivery.
There was a huge turn-out at Huddersfield Uni for Ruth and Andy who delivered a presentation to 200 3rd year students about working in our Emergency Depts. The presentation was designed to promote emergency care as a career to 3rd year students who very soon will be making the decision of where to begin their careers. read more