The final phase of the changes to services at The Mid Yorkshire NHS Hospitals Trust that were agreed in 2014 have been given the go ahead by health commissioners.
A Leeds clothing company have generously donated over 40 unisex t-shirts and polo shirts to The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust’s dignity clothing initiative for homeless patients and people in need.
Age UK Wakefield District (WD) have been providing The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust at Pinderfields and Pontefract hospitals, with a supported transport service for medically fit and able patients within the Wakefield District for just over a year.
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.