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Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust serves a community of 250,000 people across Tameside and Glossop.
We provide a range of high quality services both within the hospital and across our local community for both adults and children.
Our vision is to improve health outcomes for our population and influence wider determinants of health through collaboration with our health and care partners.
We have a clear set of values and behaviours which we expect all of our staff to demonstrate and these are:
The latest information about the Coronavirus can be found by clicking here
Face coverings and masks
If you are visiting the Trust for whatever reason, you are now required to wear a face covering or mask throughout the entire building(s). This is applicable to hospital buildings and community buildings/clinics etc. We have 'stations' available at all main entrances where you can sanitise your hands and put on a face mask. Please also remember that when entering a clinical area, you will be asked to remove the face covering/mask and replace it with a 'clinical grade' PPE mask.
We appreciate your cooperation in this and thank-you for helping to keep our hospital and community settings COVID-Secure.
Stay at home if you have coronavirus symptoms
Stay at home if you have one or more of the following:
a high temperature – you feel hot to touch on your chest or back
a new, continuous cough – this means you've started coughing repeatedly
You can check your symptoms here using the 111 service.
Here are some links which can help you find the right help, advice and, if required, a test:
If you have a planned outpatient appointment or planned procedure and suspect you may have coronavirus please contact our Central Booking Team to cancel any appointments on 0161 922 6991 or cancel via your text message (SMS) appointment reminder.
Following COVID-19 Patient Information Pack
If you or a relative has suffered from COVID-19 either at home or in hospital, click on the link to view or download a free Tameside and Glossop Patient Information Pack to help you recover and manage your symptoms following COVID-19”
In late 2019, we launched an ambitious campaign to raise £1 million pounds for a new scanner - an urgent piece of equipment needed by the Trust to help to continue to deliver outstanding services for our local population. Click here to read more and donate.
The Duty of Candour is a legal duty for all health and social care organisations to inform and apologise to patients if there have been mistakes in their care and treatment that have led to significant harm.
Duty of Candour aims to help patients receive accurate and truthful information from health providers.
To meet the requirements of the regulation the Trust has to:
For more information the Duty of Candour - patient information leaflet can be found here
PALS, Complaints and Concerns
PALS, Complaints and Concerns survey
If you cannot attend an upcoming Outpatient appointment, you can now cancel your appointment by completing our Secure Outpatient Appointment Cancellation Form.
CQC Overall Rating: GOOD
The CQC visited our hospital in April 2019 and reported on their findings in July 2019.
The latest members of the Board and Board Papers can be found here
Friends and Family Test – Share your experience
We want to make sure that you have the best possible experience of care when you use our services. Sharing your feedback with us helps to identify where we are doing well and also areas that we can improve.
The Friends and Family Test (FFT) survey is very quick way for you to share feedback about your experience and will only take about 2 minutes to complete. The link below can be used to access the survey, which asks the question: Overall, how was your experience of our service? When completing the survey we just need to know the date when you visited and the service that you used. If you are unsure about this but would like to share your feedback you can contact the Patient Experience Team at: firstname.lastname@example.org Just leave your contact details and we will get in touch with you.
Friends and Family Test Survey (Link: https://portal.tgh.nhs.uk/FFT/Home/)
The survey above includes some additional optional questions so you can provide comments and also give details relating to your background. This helps us to understand a bit more about the care or treatment you received including different people’s experience of our services. All responses and comments that are received will be kept confidential. When you use our services you may also be given the opportunity to give feedback in other formats such as receiving a text message (SMS) or via paper postcards. Please look out for these and also use these as a way of giving your feedback. If you wish to opt-out of receiving SMS messages relating to FFT you can use the survey link above or contact us with your mobile number at: email@example.com
Tameside & Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust keep records about the health care and treatment you receive as one of our patients. This helps to ensure that you receive the best possible care from us.