Category list : Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
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A group of acute trusts in the North West has been paying critical care nurses band 8 wages for standard shifts, in an effort to lure them away from agency work and back to the NHS.
George Osborne has announced a new levy on the soft drinks industry from April 2018 and that some money from banking fines will be invested in improvements for children’s hospitals.
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.