As part of improving the experience of our patients with dementia Tameside Hospital has initiated activity boxes for each ward. These have been put into use recently on the hospital wards and are being used to engage patients. The activity boxes are part of a person-centred approach to dementia care.
Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Tameside and Glossop Clinical Commissioning Group and Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council welcome the announcement made today by foundation trust regulator, Monitor, that they will be commissioning a team of experts to look at a ‘first of its kind’ integrated health care organisation for the people of Tameside and Glossop.
Staff at the Tameside Hospital Endoscopy Unit, are celebrating the news that they have received the prestigious national quality accreditation for achieving and maintaining the meticulous standards set by the Joint Advisory Group (JAG) on Gastro-intestinal Endoscopy.
Tameside Hospital hosts its first ever outdoor community open day
Ken Martin and David Faulkner both from Denton visited Tameside hospital earlier this month to hand over a cheque to the Cardiac Rehab Physio Department for £1,040. The donation is from the 'Billy Fury Tribute Concert' which was held at Denton West End W.M.C. in May this year.
Tameside Hospital will be hosting an outdoor community open day on 21st September in a giant marquee. This very special occasion will play host to over 35 exhibitions from healthcare services within the hospital as well as our partner organisations, including: the police, fire service, army field hospital and many, many more.
Transfer of Histopathology Laboratory from Tameside to UHSM on 1st August 2014.
From 1 August 2014, Tameside patients with cataracts and minor eye conditions, will have both their ophthalmic outpatient appointments and operations carried out at Tameside General Hospital.
The Trust unreservedly apologises to the family of Brian Williams regarding the clinical care issues experienced in 2012.