Category list : Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust
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Rise in child hair straightener burnsSubscription
A charity has issued a warning about hair straighteners after figures showed a rise in the number of children being admitted to hospital with burns from the devices.
The head of nursing at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital on Merseyside has received an honorary fellowship from Edge Hill University.
Ideas submitted by children and young people for a new hospital for Alder Hey in Liverpool are to be given ‘a special focus’ by the project team in charge of the plans.
Everton players Dan Gosling and Seamus Coleman joined youngsters at Alder Hey on Wednesday to celebrate two years of a partnership between the hospital and The Everton Foundation charity.
A leading hospital in Liverpool has been criticised for asking doctors and nurses to clean wards in preparation for visit from the Care Quality Commission.
Alder Hey organ scandal ends with final burialSubscription
A grim chapter in the Alder Hey organ scandal will come to an end this month when the last human remains in the possession of the hospital are laid to rest.
More children with long term conditions are surviving into adulthood. This article discusses how to prepare young people and their families for transitional care
Sedation for infants and childrenSubscription
A new NICE guideline offers advice on when infants, children and young people need sedation and how to carry this out safely
Alder Hey in patient safety pledgeSubscription
The Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust has reiterated its commitment to patient care by planning several activities to mark National Patient Safety First Week.
Mattress tackles flat head syndrome in babiesSubscription
A treatment for positional plagiocephaly, or flat head syndrome, in babies could be close at hand following the launch of a new mattress aimed at treating the condition.