News archive from May 2012
Tameside Hospital installs one of the fastest sample testing machines in the world

Tameside Hospital is leading the way in Pathology, after installing one of the fastest sample testing machines in the world in its laboratories.


31 May 2012
160 years of Tameside history celebrated with new hospital book

A painstaking project to record the history of Tameside Hospital over the last 160 years has resulted in the publication of a unique hospital history book.


30 May 2012
Commitment to organ donation underlined with new appointment

Tameside Hospital’s commitment to the importance of organ donation has been underlined with the appointment of a new Specialist Nurse in Organ Donation.

28 May 2012
Benefits of research on display

A Tameside Hospital patient proved you are never too old to try something new after signing up to a clinical trial at the age of 80.

22 May 2012
Tameside radiographer in African mission to share her x-perience

A TAMESIDE Hospital radiographer is heading to Africa on a charity mission to help teach staff how to use their first X-ray CT machine.

15 May 2012
Tameside midwives scoop major national award

Two Tameside Hospital Midwives have been named joint winners of the prestigious Midwife of the Year award.

This is the third year Tameside has seen at least one of its midwives make it onto the shortlist for the main category – but the first time it has won the award.

09 May 2012
Longest serving midwife delivers new arrival

Linda Fairley, the UK’s longest serving midwife, has swapped hot water and towels for a word processor and printer as she prepares to publish her first book.

08 May 2012
Tameside Hospital’s new Emergency Department gets the thumbs up

Keeping a 24-hour Emergency Department open for patients during a £3m building and refurbishment scheme hasn’t been easy, but Tameside Hospital is hailing it as another success.

01 May 2012