Owen's invitation to help make CHFT fair for all.
Our Trust makes every effort to make sure everyone working here gets the same opportunities and same support. read more
Our services - CCGs meet next Wednesday Jan 20
Our two commissioners, the Calderdale Clinical Commissioning Group and the Greater Huddersfield Clinical Commissioning Group are meeting next week to start the process to reshape the way healthcare services are delivered in our area. Led by local GPs, the CCGs provide the majority of our funding for the care we provide. read more
Important work information: disposal of waste medicines - compliance required by 12 February
Further to the information shared on 17 December in CHFT Weekly, full compliance is expected by 12 February, and a new poster has been provided to help colleagues. The changes since the last communication are:
- Compliance date is Friday 12 February.
- New container order code added to poster
- Amended pharmacy info.
- Revised decision tree poster (attached)
"'Flu is a truly foul illness" - Medical director David Birkenhead's plea to get your jab
At last week's Big Brief our medical director David Birkenhead emphasised the medical grounds for having the flu jab. He pointed out it can affect even healthy people and kill in cases where people are already vulnerable. read more
Star Award: nominations open for January's winner
We're close to announcing our second Star Award winner. And yet again we had a tremendous range of nominations from right across the Trust. From outstanding team efforts to individuals who are an inspiration to their colleagues around them. We shall soon be announcing our second winner to follow ward clerk Nicola Lear. read more
CHFT in short
Website update reminder We are appealing to everyone to check your information on the external website www.cht.nhs.uk - services, clinical and non clinical - and make sure the info is accurate and up to date. read more
Big Brief roundup: Great news from community and all the latest from your division
There was great news from community at January's Big Brief last Thursday. (new day new time) Our Chief Operating Officer Helen Barker told the HRI Big Brief the successful pilot the Quest for Quality and End of Life initiatives have been made permanent in Calderdale. read more