Category list : Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
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A nurse from Blackpool Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust has been arrested on suspicion of administering poison to stroke patients.
Gareth Burns is to combine his passion for running and healthcare by taking part in the New York Marathon to raise £2,500 for Blackpool Victoria Hospital.
A trust in the North West believes it is the first place in England to increase the number of home visits from health visitors from the statutory five to at least eight.
Hundreds of patients in the Fylde and Wyre area of Lancashire are set to benefit from a new community-based nurse specialising in stomas.
Council cuts to budgets for health visiting and school nursing services that are putting jobs at risk threaten to “unravel” recent national efforts to boost the workforce, it has been warned.
The parents of murdered Blackpool nurse Jane Clough have backed the launch of a new domestic abuse policy for local hospital staff.
Hospital trusts up to 200 miles away from University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay Foundation Trust have answered its appeal for a “maternity stability partner”, a role which could require sharing staff.
Jenny Clarke, known by her Twitter handle @JennytheM, has been using social media to focus on the benefits of skin-to-skin contact between mothers and new born babies.
The Care Quality Commission has warned Blackpool Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust that it “requires improvement” following a visit under its new inspection regime.
The government has said more than 60 maternity services will get a slice of £10m worth of funding earmarked for improving care for women and their babies.