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Support for Dr Kate Granger’s campaign

Dr Kate Granger
‘Hello my name is...’ asks that NHS staff pledge to always introduce themselves to patients, relatives and visitors.


Terminally-ill Dr Kate Granger, an acting consultant in elderly medicine at Pinderfields Hospital launched her ‘Hello my name is…’ campaign to encourage health workers to introduce themselves to patients.

Industrial action - Thursday 29 January

The healthcare trade unions involved in a pay dispute with the Government have announced that they will stage a further period of industrial action with a strike on Thursday 29 January.

Cervical Cancer Awareness Week

Doctors at Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust are encouraging local women to get smear tests as part of national Cervical Cancer Awareness Week (25-31 January).

Stomach bug? Stay away from visiting hospital

Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust is asking anyone planning to visit its hospitals to stay at home if they or their family members have had diarrhoea, vomiting or ‘flu-like’ symptoms in the last four days.