The older generation has been giving a helping hand to the very youngest and vulnerable members of society.
The Acute Hospital Reconfiguration (AHR) moves towards delivering the third and final phase of work; to centralise acute inpatient care at Pinderfields and establish Dewsbury and Pontefract hospitals as Centres of Excellence for elective (planned non-emergency) work and rehabilitation.
The Mayor of Kirklees, Councillor Christine Iredale, has become Dewsbury and District Hospital’s first-ever dementia ambassador.
A dedicated unit for the care of the elderly has opened at Dewsbury and District Hospital.
New nurses joining the team at The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust this year are benefitting from a new programme of support.
Eye screening experts from the Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust will be testing more patients where they are located thanks to the introduction of a mobile testing clinic.
The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust and LloydsPharmacy have established a new partnership aiming to enhance on-site outpatient pharmacy services at Pontefract Hospital, by opening a brand new LloydsPharmacy dispensary on site.
The family of Wendy Campbell is sharing the comfort they found through organ donation and is encouraging others to sign the Organ Donation Register.
A study carried out at The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust by three Radiographers has gone on to win the Elsevier Journals 2016 Editor’s Choice Award for Radiography.
The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust and LloydsPharmacy have enhanced their partnership at Dewsbury and District Hospital by extending the opening hours and providing over the counter medicines in addition to the outpatient pharmacy service provided.