Happy Birthday NHS70, gorillas and power cuts. Don aka "Dump It" Mackenzie.
Don Mackenzie is our Energy Officer. So good that in a short time he's acquired the nickname "Dump It" in recogntion of his de-clutter campaign - just part of his role. He's passionate about us being an environmentally-friendly Trust and proud of the fact we now have 25 Green Champions trustwide.. and he wants more. read more
100 days.. and counting.
Ward 8 at HRI are today celebrating a landmark 105 days without a pressure ulcer. As a Trust preventing pressure ulcers is one of leading quality indicators so to see such a result in such a key area is a real triumph. They reckon a new process of checking patients every two hours instead of four hours is behind the 100+-day achievement. read more
Me a hit - overwhelming response to the new app
Almost 78% of colleagues on the bank have downloaded the new Me app in just one month, using it to review shift patterns, and book leave or unfilled bank shifts. This week ward 15 at HRI were given their departmental prize of an iPad, in what turned out to be an amazing response from colleagues right across CHFT downloading the app. read more
CHFT Bake Off Special: behind the scenes with Debi Johnson
Big Bake Off shout-out to Debi Johnson for these photos and the stories behind the sponges. We want to let Bake Off run throughout this telly series and Debi - a Senior Administrator from THIS - got us off to a cracker. read more