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Issue 60 | 31st March 2016

Endoscopy at HRI go live!

Nervecentre - 100% rollout and thanks to Heather McClelland

   We've done it. Nervecentre is now up and running right across all scheduled wards at the Trust. All complete in just over a year. 
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Ward Manager Liz Bishop (left) and some of her team with a small selection of eggs

Tesco staff go the Eggs-tra mile for Children's Ward

   More than 130 eggs were safely delivered to the Children's Ward at CRH after Brighouse store staff organised a collection for our hospital. 
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Clutter for Caren

Out of date? Help a mate. Caren's big kit appeal.

Our Simulation suites need you!!     At the moment we are having to buy costly clinical consumable stock such as gloves, aprons and catheters to equip the suites. 
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Andrew, centre back, with our most recent recipients.

Long Service recognised

More colleagues have gained their long service recognition.     Chairman Andrew Haigh presented certificates to colleagues at an event at CRH. Five had completed 25 years and two had 40 years' experience.     Andrew said: " We have 205 years service in this room which is tremendous. It really is. 
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Ben collects his cheque

Breakfast club Ben Hughes receives his £2000 award for his development at CHFT

   Leeds School of Medicine Clinical Teaching Excellence & Development Awards 2015-16 took place recently.      And our FY1 Ben Hughes scooped a top award for his idea of breakfast club get togethers with other FY1s to talk work and support each other.  read more

Do you have a TV in your department? - communications would like to know

We know that some wards and departments have TVs to share information with patients and visitors.     The Communications team would like to hear from you if your area has a TV. It will help us understand how we can join-up our Trust-wide communications to share important information consistently, and in line with corporate branding.  read more

Moving forward after Staff Survey 2015

Moving forward after Staff Survery 2015     All colleagues who have been on our “Work Together to Get Results” courses are being invited to get together  with a focus on the staff survey results and how we can move things forward.  read more

Big Brief - April 7 - and a reminder of Owen's midnight briefing at HRI (4 April)

Director of Nursing Julie Dawes, and Director of Transformation and Partnerships Anna Basford, will be hosting the sessions next Thursday 7 April at 1.30pm.     As usual the sessions, which form part of the monthly team brief process, will be a chance to hear up-to-the-minute news from our Trust.  read more

RCTP Facebook site

   We are now 2 weeks in and we have a new way for you to keep updated:     Here is the link to the Right care, right time, right place Facebook page:     read more

CHFT Events

Health Histories event

   Voices of Madness: Centre for Health Histories, University of Huddersfield. 15th- 16th Sept 2016. The aim of this conference is to further explore and reveal how the voices of people with experience of mental illness have been recorded and expressed.  read more

Free researching children and childhood in the past

   Researching children and childhood in the past: roundtable event. Heritage Quay, 13 April 2015, from 14.45 - 17.15. Organised by the Centre for Health Histories and the seminar series of the History Division, University of Huddersfield.  read more

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