Category list : North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust
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A national trial involving more than 8,000 patients has revealed that giving oxygen to stroke victims makes no difference to their recovery or chances of survival.
North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust has been given an official warning about community mental health services for young people, after inspectors found there were not enough staff to provide quality care.
North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust has appointed a senior nurse to its board as executive director.
Karen Wilson has been appointed as the new managing director of the charity Alternative Futures Group, which is based in the North West.
A specialist nurse is to lead initiatives at Queen’s Hospital in Burton aimed at preventing alcohol-related illnesses and providing support for patients who want to cut down on drinking.
NHS mental health providers have lost thousands of nursing posts, amid accusations services are being “looted” to implement safe staffing levels in the acute sector in the wake of the Francis report into Mid Staffordshire Foundation Trust.
Top nurses recognised in New Year HonoursSubscription
The contribution of nurses was well recognised in the New Years Honours list with seven nurses and a midwife honoured for their hard work and dedication.