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Doctor leading Coronavirus care at County Hospital receives CEO Award

Pictured: Dr Adam Farmer, Consultant Gastroenterologist and acting Director of Research and Innovation at UHNM A doctor at the forefront of the fight against Coronavirus has been given the Chief Executive’s Award.  Dr Adam Farmer, Consultant Gastroen ...

Critical Care given Chief Executive's Award

Pictured: Matron Jill Bogucki (centre) with just a few of the many staff members on the Critical Care team UHNM’s Critical Care team have treated more than 90 critically ill patients with COVID-19 to date.  The team have excelled in care and compassi ...

Team of the Month winners

At UHNM, we love to acknowledge and thank our teams when they go above and beyond their call of duty. A big part of how we do this is are our Employee and Team of the Month awards, which recognise many of the qualities that make our UHNM family what ...

Employee of the Month winners

At UHNM, we love to acknowledge and thank our staff when they go above and beyond their call of duty. A big part of how we do this is are our Employee and Team of the Month awards, which recognise many of the qualities that make our UHNM family what ...

Patients with endometriosis will soon benefit from the results of a clinical study led by UHNM

Approximately 200 patients took part in the ‘Helium’ study, which was funded by the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR). Results of the study will help clinicians to develop evidence-based medicine, leading to a greater benefit for patients. ...

UHNM is taking part in national trials which include convalescent plasma as a potential treatment for Coronavirus

Convalescent plasma contains antibodies from people who have recovered from COVID-19 and can be given to those who have not yet developed an immune response to the illness. Use of plasma in clinical trials examines whether it can improve patient reco ...

A&E nurse marks major achievement during Coronavirus pandemic

Royal Stoke nurse Erica Smith has become one of just a few people in the country to complete a demanding accreditation programme within her specialty – all whilst working against the backdrop of the Coronavirus pandemic. Erica works as an advanced nu ...

UHNM joins national lung health screening programme

UHNM has been invited to join a national lung health screening programme following the success of its own local screening pilot ‘MOT for your lungs’. The initiative was launched in April last year and aimed to identify signs of lung disease at an ear ...