News archive from November 2012
Videos showcase Tameside Hospital services

Award-winning initiatives at Tameside Hospital are being showcased on videos to highlight advances being made by hospital staff.

27 November 2012
Raising awareness of domestic abuse in Tameside

Midwives at Tameside Hospital and other professionals across Tameside helped raise awareness of the prevalence of domestic abuse during the annual 16 Days of Action Against Gender Violence.

27 November 2012
Tameside Hospital does not miss a beat in adopting high tech high monitor

Tameside Hospital has become one of the first in the UK to use a state-of-the-art implant for reliable detection of irregular heartbeats (arrhythmias).

21 November 2012
Lung cancer awareness month

A fashion designer and sewing consultant from Glossop who has recently been diagnosed with lung cancer at Tameside Hospital is helping to raise awareness of the disease during Lung Cancer Awareness Month.

21 November 2012
Volunteer gardeners offer solace to bereaved parents

Members of a volunteer organisation of business and professional woman have helped brighten up the garden of Tameside Hospital’s Harebell Suite.

21 November 2012
Bakers donate dough to cancer patients

Staff at Greggs Northwest in Openshaw raised £300 for the Macmillan Drop-in Centre at Tameside Hospital.

21 November 2012
Medical education gets deanery praise

Trainee doctors at Tameside Hospital are happy to recommend the hospital’s training programme, according to a recent review of postgraduate medical education at the hospital.

19 November 2012
Patients recognised for valiant fight against diabetes over 50 years

TWO Tameside Hospital patients who have each lived with Type 1 diabetes for more than 50 years have been awarded a medal by Diabetes UK for their achievement.

15 November 2012
Improving diabetes care and outcome

On World Diabetes Day (14 November) a world renowned expert on diabetes from Tameside Hospital has offered tips on improving the outcome for diabetes patients.

14 November 2012
Children donate to Tameside Hospital

Pupils from St Anne’s RC Primary School in Audenshaw have raised £206 for Tameside Hospital’s Trauma Unit.

14 November 2012
Bakers rise to the occasion for mouth cancer awareness

Tameside Hospital’s Oral and Maxillo Facial department raised £150 for Macmillan Cancer Support by holding a bake sale.

13 November 2012
Radiographers promote their x-citing career

Tameside Hospital’s team of radiographers helped to promote the work they do by celebrating World Radiography Day on Thursday, November 8.

12 November 2012
Strategic partnership

Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is inviting expressions of interest from four leading NHS Hospital Trusts to develop a strategic partnership. 

02 November 2012
Age is no barrier to getting the right treatment

A 96-year-old great-grandfather has been given a new lease of life after doctors performed an operation to treat his rectal cancer.

01 November 2012