Blow your team's trumpet!!
We know all teams at CHFT are always working hard to deliver care with compassion for our patients and to mark all that effort we want to feature your team in this year's annual report? So, get everyone together and email us a photo and a short summary of what makes your team so good. read more
The Aaah-Factor. Photo fun from the ACU party!!
The biggest party of the weekend in West Yorkshire was staged at Calderdale Royal Hospital (Sunday Mar 22) for more than 300 mums, dads and their children.One Halifax dad, Chris Blackburn, said: "Mr DeBono is an incredible guy and his team are all terrific. They make dreams come true. read more
Ashton's away! Gary's farewell after 34 years.
Estates and colleagues from across the Trust gave Gary Ashton a grand send-off. Gary joined the NHS in 1981 at Storthes Hall Hospital after six years in The Royal Navy. read more
Confidentiality: what you need to know!
Everyone working within Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust must be aware of his or her responsibilities when using and accessing confidential information. All NHS bodies and those carrying out functions on behalf of the NHS have a common law duty of confidentiality to patients and a duty to maintain professional ethical standards of confidentiality. read more
Reply to Friends and Family
Time is running out to feedback your views on our organisation. The NHS Staff Friends and Family Test (quarter 4) survey closes on Sunday March 29th. If you have received an email from the Picker Institute asking you to complete the survey, please click the unique link in the email to give your feedback. Or you can click on the link tinyurl.com/fftcald. read more
Make sure you're sharp safe!
The Sharps awareness week run by our Infection Prevention & Control Team runs until Sunday. The campaign this year is emphasising the importance of the use of Personal Protective equipment (PPE), gloves, aprons, masks to reduce risk of hollowbore needle & splash injury. read more
Spam emails alert
Many of you are reporting you have received a strange spam email which often includes a bogus invoice attached to it. Some also look as though they are from the DVLA. If you receive one which you do not recognise please do not open the attachment and delete it. read more