News archive from February 2016
Chris Mellor independent chairman Care Together programme board blog February 2016

 Welcome to this month’s blog. I hope that you found last month’s update a useful summary of the work we are undertaking as part of the Care Together programme.

24 February 2016
2015 Staff Survey Results

We are happy to announce that the results to the Annual staff survey have been published today. We would like to thank those of you who participated and can announce that the results are very positive. We have seen a marked improvement in a large number of areas.  There have been no significant areas of deterioration since 2014. The Trust has scored in the Highest (best) 20% for 21 of the 32 Key Findings and there are a total of 4 areas where we scored in the Lowest (best) 20%. These are amazing results and shows the continued improvement journey here at Tameside.

23 February 2016
Successful Be Clear on Cancer campaign returns to the North West to raise awareness of blood in pee as a key symptom for both bladder and kidney cancers

Nationally, around 17,450 people in England are diagnosed with either bladder or kidney cancer every year1 and blood in pee is a symptom in over half (53%) of bladder cancers and almost a fifth of kidney cancers,2 so being aware of this is crucial.

18 February 2016
Junior Doctor's Strike

Junior Doctor’s Strike Wednesday 10th February

08 February 2016