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Patients leaving hospital in Tameside and Glossop helped to stay safe through new community pharmacy support managing their medications

Patients leaving hospital in Tameside and Glossop are now being offered extra support taking their prescribed medicines as part of a new digital health project designed to keep them safe from harm after a hospital stay.

02 July 2020
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A special thank-you for the local community

We have identified Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 July (the NHS’s 72 birthday) as the weekend where we will say thank-you to the communities of Tameside and Glossop for all of their help and support since the Coronavirus pandemic hit the community in March 2020.

01 July 2020
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The NHS in Tameside and Glossop is open – if you need us, please use us!

Your local NHS services have been working hard to respond to the coronavirus pandemic and ensure the safety and quality of our services for all patients.

01 July 2020
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Catering team at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT win national sustainability award

The catering team at Tameside Hospital have won an NHS Sustainability Award for the progress they have made in stopping the use of single use plastics and contributing to a greener and healthier environment.

01 July 2020
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Celebrating Bev’s retirement after 45 years at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT

Friday 26 June was Bev Livesey’s final day working in the Cardio- Respiratory Department at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT after 45 years.

30 June 2020
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Hyde GP announces retirement after 27 years in practice

ONE of Tameside and Glossop’s most respected and popular GPs has announced he is to step down as a GP partner at The Brooke Surgery in Hyde, though he will continue to support his practice when needed.

23 June 2020
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We are reminding patients, their friends and family that visiting is still restricted at the Trust

Staff at Tameside Hospital are working hard to make sure that infection prevention and control measures are strictly adhered to, in order to ensure that the hospital is safe for patients and staff.

22 June 2020
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Coronavirus survivor completes running challenge for Tameside Hospital

RUNNER Hayley McCaffer, 37, from Carrbook Village, Stalybridge has overcome coronavirus and successfully completed the 32 mile virtual Tour of Tameside to raise money for Tameside Hospital.

16 June 2020
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Changes at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT in order to maintain social distancing

We have made some changes so that patients, staff and visitors are as safe as possible when they come on to one of our sites.

16 June 2020
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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

WORLD Elder Abuse Awareness Day, which takes place on Monday, 15 June, is all about making it clear that safeguarding adults – especially the elderly – is everyone’s responsibility.

15 June 2020
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Face masks to be worn at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT

From today (Wednesday 10 June) all visitors, staff and patients must wear a face mask or a face covering within public areas, indoors, across our sites.

10 June 2020
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Tameside Hospital takes delivery of state-of-the-art lifesaving resuscitation equipment

LUCAS is portable and fits neatly into an over the shoulder backpack

Vital funds were raised by the Organ Donation Committee to pay for the machine

09 June 2020
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Celebrating Sue’s retirement after 48 years at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT

Monday 8 June was Sue Bungaree’s final day working in the Maternity Department at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT after 48 years.

09 June 2020
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Greater Manchester ramps up region-wide care record to support care and treatment as part of COVID-19 response

Health and care organisations across Greater Manchester have accelerated the deployment of a GM Care Record for all 2.8m citizens to provide frontline professionals with vital information in the fight against COVID-19.

02 June 2020
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New mums get breastfeeding support via Zoom

New mums are still receiving support in feeding their babies during lockdown thanks to digital technology.

02 June 2020
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Access to pharmacy and healthcare services Late spring bank holiday weekend

Local people in Tameside and Glossop are being advised on how and where to access expert medical treatment over the bank holiday weekend (Saturday 23 May – Monday 25 May).

21 May 2020
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Greater Manchester develops digital package to support care homes in the fight against COVID-19

Health and care professionals from Greater Manchester have worked with tech company Safe Steps to develop a UK-first digital innovation that will help care homes to track COVID-19 and coordinate care with GP practices, social care and hospitals to protect vulnerable residents.

21 May 2020
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Greater Manchester develops symptom tracker to support care homes in the fight against COVID-19

Health and care professionals from Greater Manchester have worked with tech company Safe Steps to develop a UK-first digital innovation that will help care homes to track COVID-19 and coordinate care with GP practices, social care and hospitals to optimally support vulnerable residents.

20 May 2020
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NHS trust appoints top consultant in palliative care

Tameside and Glossop IC NHS FT has invested significantly in its palliative care services with the appointment Dr Neil Pender, a top NHS consultant in the care of patients with life limiting conditions.

20 May 2020
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Tameside Superheroes donate toys to the Children’s Ward

Today, the Trust received a generous donation toys for the children’s ward.

19 May 2020
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Mail Force Charity Delivers PPE to Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT

The Trust received a delivery of 30,000 aprons along with visors and hand sanitiser donated by the charity Mail Force.

15 May 2020
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William helps keep staff and patients hydrated

Last week MP for Denton, Andrew Gwynne came to Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT to give a citizen award to one of our donors William Mahaffey.

11 May 2020
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There's never been a better time to quit

We understand that these are worrying and stressful times for everyone.  We’re not used to being on lockdown, having to self-isolate on our own or with family, work from home with or without children and I’m sure lots of you are worrying about your finances too.

11 May 2020