Appraisals Season has just three weeks to go - who's doing best?
October sees the final month of our Appraisals Season! Well done to all those colleagues and appraisers who have received and delivered appraisals across the organisation. Our current compliance rate is 65%, a little off for where we should be at this point in the season. read more
Physician Associates start work with us.
Monday was an exciting day for the Trust. Ten Physician Associates (PAs) joined the team. Seven will be based in Medicine and three will be working in Surgery. PAs are healthcare professionals with a generalist medical education who work alongside the clinical teams and play an integral part of the multi-disciplinary team. read more
First ultra-sound for rheumatology at the Trust
We have taken delivery of our first ultrasound for rheumatology. It was pioneered in Leeds and we are happy that we are joining others in West Yorkshire to acquire a machine. Ultrasound has been used in rheumatology for diagnosis and monitoring treatment of inflammatory arthritis. read more
Staff Survey 2017 - starts next week
The big annual, national survey amongst NHS staff swings into action next week. It's different this year as instead of a random sample - everyone at CHFT will get the chance to have their say. read more
Charity roundup: Macmillan Coffee morning and York Marathon for Overgate Hospice
Two more events for Macmillan Coffee morning. 1 Estates flocked to Helen Boothroyd's display of deliciousness and she raised £132. She said: " Everyone got behind it and made it a great success. read more
NHS70 Birthday. Party ideas for July 5 2018 wanted.
On July 5 next year the NHS celebrates its 70th birthday. It's a momentous day in our history and we want to make a big bash of it throughout next year and especially on the day itself. So if you've any ideas, send them into firstname.lastname@example.org as we're in the early stages of planning and all ideas are very welcome. read more