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New guidance for visitors

Visiting is suspended with immediate effect and until further notice. The only exceptional circumstances where one visitor – an immediate family member or carer – will be permitted to visit are listed below. The patient you wish to visit is recei ...

Message for all patients attending appointments

UHNM, along with the wider NHS, is responding the national coronavirus (COVID19) outbreak. From 30 March, all routine appointments will be cancelled in order to minimise the risk of infection and ensure all NHS resources are directed to where they a ...

International Women's Day

To celebrate International Women’s Day on 8th March we have asked our Chief Executive Tracy Bullock to share her Inspiring Women Role Models profile. Here Tracy tells her uplifting story of what inspired her passion for nursing and her journey into t ...

UHNM Haemodialysis team shortlisted for BJN award

A team of University Hospitals of North Midlands' healthcare professionals behind the development of an information card for patients with kidney disease has been shortlisted in the British Journal of Nursing (BJN) awards. The Haemodialysis team, wh ...

A&E reception team to the rescue

Our lovely A&E reception team came to the rescue recently by helping a young mother and her child to get home safely. The pair were left stranded at the hospital with no money or even their coats, following a rushed visit to the department. The t ...

Ground-breaking geko™ Technology honoured at the Medilink Awards

An innovative device developed in partnership between University Hospitals of North Midlands and Sky Medical Technology, has been crowned winner of the 'Innovation Award' at the prestigious Medilink North of England Healthcare Business Awards 2020. ...

Tackling Coronavirus with teamwork

Staff from across the Trust have pulled together to help tackle the Coronavirus outbreak preparations. Although there have been no cases across the North Midlands area to date, the outbreak has created extra responsibilities on top of an already busy ...

UHNM Charity win team of the month

UHNM Charity have scooped Team of the Month after pulling out the stops to ensure staff, patients and their families had a great Christmas despite being in hospital. The team organised a month long programme of events at both County and Royal Stoke f ...