From 1 August 2014, Tameside patients with cataracts and minor eye conditions, will have both their ophthalmic outpatient appointments and operations carried out at Tameside General Hospital.
The Trust unreservedly apologises to the family of Brian Williams regarding the clinical care issues experienced in 2012.
Last week was a big week for students who were part of the Supported Internships Scheme as they successfully completed a year’s internship at Tameside Hospital. The hospital was thrilled with their progress as a year of hard work was celebrated with a staff lunch and a presentation with certificates of completion.
We are clearly disappointed with the overall CQC rating given to our trust. Last July we embarked on a journey of improvement to address the many concerns raised by the Keogh Review, which resulted in our trust being placed in special measures. We have come a long way since then and our progress to date has been significant.