The nursing and safety support teams on the elderly care wards at Pinderfields Hospital, in Wakefield, have implemented a new dining table initiative on Gates 41 and 43 to encourage socialisation, and interaction between patients on the wards.
The way in which some hospital services are delivered by The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust is to change over the summer months.
Wakefield’s Connecting Care programme has reported a reduction in the number of elderly people being admitted to the Accident and Emergency (A&E) department at Pinderfields Hospital, thanks to partnership working through the care home vanguard.
Anita Ruckledge, Lead Dementia Nurse Mid-Yorkshire with Steve Hague, Care Home Manager, The Sycamores.
Anam Ahmad is the 100th baby to be birthed at the new Bronte Birth Centre at Dewsbury hospital.
A Macmillan Specialist Speech and Language Therapist from The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, is leading the way in fundraising efforts to raise cash for Macmillan Cancer Support this year with a Charity Ceilidh, a Kilimanjaro climb, and a charity raffle to list just a few.
The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust has recently introduced a dedicated Emergency Surgery Clinic at Pinderfields Hospital in Wakefield, currently operating Monday to Friday except bank holidays.
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust has today published an open letter to the two Members of Parliament (MPs) whose constituents live in communities served by Dewsbury and District Hospital.