All the latest about the Wholly-Owned Subsidiary
Over the past months we have been looking at setting up a Wholly-Owned Subsidiary (WOS) here at CHFT. A WOS is an arm's length company - owned by CHFT - and staffed by our colleagues in estates, facilities and procurement. It will be called Calderdale and Huddersfield Solutions Ltd. read more
Joanne's "massively proud of her team" after they've been CQC'd
This week as planned the CQC inspection teams have been back on site looking at our four core services. Ward manager Joanne Reed shares the experience the teams on the Children's ward at CRH had on Tuesday. "I feel really confident we gave a good account of our services. read more
Doing my bit - Ria Green
Ria Green's idea to save money came in after a visit too A&E with son Owen. She said: "On Saturday afternoon I brought my son to A&E following a foot injury. He was referred to the fracture clinic for Monday 12th March and I was provided at the time with a letter printed out by the receptionist confirming the appointment. I was perfectly happy with this approach. read more
Great pass Eorl. Giants legend drops in to support.
Our Macmillan Cancer Information Service and the Cancer Nurse Specialists from the Trust hosted a Health and Wellbeing event at the Johns Smith's Stadium in Huddersfield. The event was opened by our lead cancer nurse Christopher Button. read more
CHFT Sim training hits new heights.
We ran our very first ASCME "Acute Simulated Core Medical Emergencies” course at CHFT on Monday. And it was such a success we'll be running more in future. This is a Health Educated England accredited and funded course for regional trainees, normally run in the teaching hospitals Leeds and Bradford. read more
NHS 70 - Helen Curtis
Librarian Helen Curtis was a willing participant for the NHS 70 birthday celebrations as our amazing organisation saved her life. During childbirth she suffered a bleed and she reckons she wouldn't be here without all the care she needed at that crucial time. If you want to be part of this series then answer the questions and send them back to CHFT@cht.nhs.uk and we'll do the rest. read more