Hello my Name Is....day at CHFT. Photo round-up
Monday was International #hellomyname is Day. We had some great photos sent in, and it wasn't just colleagues who took part - our patients did too.These lovely photos, sent by Fiona Stuttard on the children's ward were too cute not to share. read more
Making CHFT better: come to our beach party!
In the second of our "hothouse" events we're bringing the beach to HRI and hoping the party atmosphere will bring out some fab ideas for staff wellbeing. It's an open event for all staff in any role. So if you've a passion for wellbeing, or have some great ideas, just come along. Feel free to come in work time as long as your area is covered. read more
Best ever Celebrating Success entry: next steps
2018 has already proved a winner as our annual staff awards have had a tremendous response. So big thanks to everyone. They were submitted in all areas for the Four Pillars, our "People" categories and for the two new categories for Digital Innovation and Rising Supertar. read more
Pete pedals Manchester to Blackpool for Dementia UK
Our Assistant Director of Performance Peter Keogh only had three weeks to prepare for the 60+-mile ride for charity, and despite soaring temperatures nailed it. read more
Gardener Dave Hambleton's retirement and the answer to the biggest question of the moment.... will my lawn ever recover?
There was a top turn out for HRI gardening legend David Hambleton after more than 40 years of mowing, pruning and leaves clearing. read more
It's time for our next IIP assessment - can we beat Bronze?
Our Trust has been recognised against the Investors in People (IIP) Standard since 2001 - and this year's assessment is about to start. Last time, we achieved a Bronze and now we've got Silver in our sights especially after achieving a CQC Good rating in June. read more
Sperm cake, brain buns and a lot of fun on Biomedical Science Day
A group of enthusiastic colleagues from pathology took part in the National Biomedical Science Day aimed at promoting the great work that goes on in the department earlier this month. read more