News archive from March 2012
Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust honoured at national procurement awards

Tameside Hospital’s cutting edge approach to repairing and replacing surgical instruments has been recognised at the UK’s only national awards which recognise excellence in public sector procurement.

20 March 2012
New toys for Tameside Hospital's children's unit

Staff working in Tameside Hospital’s new children’s unit admit they are just as excited about the arrival of a new batch of toys, as their patients.

20 March 2012
Awards for Tameside Hospital research team after world-first clinical trial

Researchers from Tameside Hospital leading a world-first national orthodontic study have won two top awards for their work.

07 March 2012
The Hearing Centre at Tameside Hospital scores

The Hearing Centre at Tameside Hospital has received the thumbs up from patients who were surveyed about the service they have received.


07 March 2012
Barbara's tale of Grandma's War raises funds for maternity unit

When Tameside Hospital Governor Barbara Anderton lost her mother, she started to write notes of all the tales from her childhood.

And now Barbara, 73, has turned those notes into a book to raise funds for the hospital’s Bright Start Appeal – to help raise £50,000 forTamesideHospital’s Maternity Unit.

Grandma’s War – memories of a childhood is now available at a cost of £5.50, with fifty percent of the proceeds going to the Bright start Appeal.

07 March 2012
Tameside Hospital is top of the table for urology cancer targets

Tameside Hospital’s urology department is top of the table for diagnosing the most common cancer in men.

06 March 2012
Meet Tameside Hospital's new Clinical Skills Educator

Tameside Hospital’s newly appointed Clinical Skills Educator has spurned the chance to go sailing off into the sunset with her partner – because she’s already done it.

06 March 2012