Flu patients up by more than 300% at CHFT - why Richard had his jab
ICU Critical Care Outreach Nurse, Richard Archer won an extra day's leave just by having his 'flu jab saying "it's vital for me to be protected in my role". It may be a New Year, though there is still time to have your vaccination. read more
Bowel Cancer Screening team congratulated after "Mini-CQC"
The Bowel Cancer Screening team had an external Quality Assurance inspection which took place late last year across three sites and two NHS Trusts. read more
Community immunisers: Keeping children protected at home and abroad.
Our Child Immunisation Team based at Brighouse Heath Centre ditched tradition this year and spent their Secret Santa on immunisations for Unicef. read more
New Year, New me - just juice for Janet this January
More exercise, fewer calories and less booze are some of the typical New Year resolutions as we try to be healthier at the start of the New Year. Last week, we profiled CHFT's new Funball campaign with a focus on exercise. This week, the focus is on cutting down on alcohol. read more
Goodbye George as he leaves the "hospital family".
Our lead chaplain, George Spencer, is moving on to new things - and will be working in a parish near Dewsbury. read more
Laughter is the best medicine. Meet our new Lead Palliative Care Nurse - Claire Leyland
Hello my name is… Claire Leyland. I’m married and have three children, one girl and two boys. With this brings a busy life taking them to clubs and activities. I live in the countryside. The calmness of village life is great, and I enjoy family walks. I have worked for the trust for 19 years and been a qualified nurse for 20 years. read more