Thinking inside the box. Don's call-out for cardboard to save recycling costs
The amount we're recycling is increasing - which is great news. Now our energy officer Don Mackenzie (AKA Dump It) is on a mission to get as much clean dry cardboard recycled separately as we can. Our Trust is paid for this cardboard, plus we'll pay less in recycling costs - win, win! read more
Bite Sized Learning - adding Next of Kin information
If a patient's Next of Kin (NOK) information isn't added for each encounter in EPR, it means we struggle to contact bereaved relatives to offer them support, at a time when they may really need it, or if there are issues on the ward. It also means we can't fulfil our Duty of Candour obligations, which is a risk to our finances. read more
Communications Assistant Freya talks music festivals and Uni life in our latest Hello My Name Is...
Hello my name is… Hello my name is Freya... I am a 20 year old Marketing Student on a placement year at CHFT under the Communications team. read more
NHS70 - Tina and Paul Knight
This week we have a double act for our NHS70 celebrations, with our lead pain nurse Tina Knight and consultant hubby Paul, telling us why the NHS means so much to them. read more