Category list : Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
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Manchester trust struggling to contain hospital bug Subscription
Efforts to contain the spread of highly resistant bacteria have cost a Manchester hospital trust more than £5m in eight months.
A new European Union warning system designed to prevent rogue healthcare professionals from being able to work undetected in the NHS will come into force on Monday next week.
Researchers in Manchester say they have used recent advances in PET scanning technology to reduce the radiation dose for both staff and patients by up to 30%.
Migration rules derail major nurse recruitment plans Subscription
A Manchester trust’s plans to draft in 275 nurses from India have been thrown into doubt due to difficulties securing visas.
A major acute trust in Manchester has recruited more than 260 nurses from India, as it tries to plug gaps in its workforce.
The accident and emergency department at Manchester Royal Infirmary has reopened after several patients tested negative for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS).
Nurses have said they need clearer guidance about how to complete the new process of checks for renewing their registration in order to reduce confusion and avoid potentially falling off the register.
NHS England has announced 11 new centres across the country that it is hoped will lead the way in genetics research to transform the diagnosis and treatment of cancer and rare diseases.
Around 300 NHS staff from Unison, Unite, the Royal College Of Midwives and other unions gathered at the Oxford Road entrance to Manchester Royal Infirmary for the second day of strike action over NHS pay.
The Nursing and Midwifery Council has announced the names of more organisations that will be assisting it next spring to test the system and processes underpinning the forthcoming system of competency checks known as revalidation.