Category list : East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
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A grandmother died needlessly after what should have been a routine hip replacement because of multiple errors from hospital staff including nurses, an investigation has found.
A Lancashire nurse is back at work just months after undergoing a ground-breaking cancer treatment that will soon be offered at hospitals in the UK.
Zahira Koreja, an advanced nurse practitioner at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust in Blackburn, has won the Psoriasis Nurse of the Year award for 2017.
An NHS trust in Lancashire that was previously in special measures has now been rated as “good” overall by the Care Quality Commission, following a recent inspection.
NHS Improvement launches focus on falls prevention Subscription
NHS Improvement has launched an investigation into the cost and prevalence of inpatient falls across the health service in a bid to better understand the problem and help trusts tackle it.
Lancashire hospitals praised for progress by CQCSubscription
An NHS trust that was among the first cohort placed in special measures has had both its main hospital sites rated as “good” by the Care Quality Commission.
A government minister has acknowledged the importance of clinical research nurses in making the UK a worldwide leader in healthcare innovation.
Two nurses and a midwife are on the shortlist announced for the inaugural Kate Granger Awards for Compassionate Care.
Trusts placed in “special measures” for poor performance have appointed 600 plus more nursing staff over a period of just three months, according to a progress report.
Six trusts with 'high death rates' revealedSubscription
Six NHS trusts have “persistently” high death rates for patients who die in hospital or within 30 days of discharge, according to new data.