Easter greetings from Microbiology
It looks like a cute Easter cake topping.... but it's the genius work of our colleagues in the lab. These greetings are made purely of.... bacteria. We asked consultant microbiologist Gavin Boyd to explain the science behind their creations. read more
Fairy lights treatment for Sheridan's trolley
Sheridan Hodgson's cleaning trolley was pimped with fairy lights for her farewell after keeping ICU at CRH sparkling for 12 years. read more
"Quite amazing!" How General Surgery secretaries are supporting better patient care.
Our General Surgery secretaries have been hailed as a true example of our Four Pillars - supporting a new initiative around virtual clinics. read more
Farewell to Sue, Sue, Sue, Sue and... Sue.
There was an excellent turn out of Sue Gileses at Sue Giles' leaving do. Colleagues shared Sue Giles masks for her big night out as they marked her retirement after 33 years in the NHS - with the last 14 in cardiac rehabilitation. read more
Changes afoot for our ANTT assessors who go a great job keeping up our compliance.
Our Aseptic Non-Touch Technique (ANTT) compliance stands at a whopping 95% and that's all due to the great work of our assessors. Senior Infection Control Nurse, Karen Tomlinson, said "We have come a long way in the past four years, and our compliance has increased from 55% in 2015. read more