Do your bit - a message from our Director of Finance Gary Boothby
Do you think and act like you’re spending your own money here at CHFT in your day-to-day role? If you buy goods and services, do you do the right thing every time? The financial position in the first months of this year has been especially challenging and needs to improve significantly. read more
New nurse on the block. Hello my name is... Emily Wood and I used to hate blood!
Hello my name is Emily, I am newly qualified and have just finished my three years at Huddersfield University. Throughout my training most of my placements have been at HRl with one in the community. During my training I had a part time job at Sainsbury's and on bank caring in the community. read more
Bite sized learning - booking out and returning of syringe drivers
There are currently 17 syringe drivers unaccounted for across our Trust and replacing them would cost more than £25k. So it's really important they are booked out and returned correctly and quickly. Not only will it mean patient treatment isn't delayed because of a lack of equipment, we'll be making sure we're being smart with our resources. read more
You can now access clinical tools from the desktop
Colleagues who use the intranet to log onto various clinical systems will be able to access them from a single folder on their desktop from today. They will still be available on the intranet, but storing them here means colleagues can get to them without opening the intranet. read more
Changes to patient meals at HRI...the steak pie is delicious according to Lesley Hill!
Over the past few months the catering department have carried out an extensive procurement process involving colleagues, patients and Governors and we are about to start serving our new food to patients at HRI. This is the first time we've completed a joint tendering process with Bradford and Leeds Trusts. read more
Heidi's third Overgate Midnight Walk reaps a bacon sarnie for Monty the dog
Specialist physiotherapist Heidi Boyd tackled the Overgate Midnight Walk alongside daughter Amy and Monty the dog last Saturday. Heidi has been doing the walk for the past three years in memory of her Dad who was due to go to the hospice, though he sadly died on the day he was supposed to go there. read more