Help a patient enjoy a cosy Christmas as the #NightwearBeforeChristmas campaign gets underway

3rd December 2021

Donations of pyjamas and nighties are being welcomed as hospital staff look to gift nightwear to patients on Christmas Eve.

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Call issued for people to help us help you as hospitals face winter pressures

3rd December 2021

The Trust has issued advice urging people to do their bit as its Emergency Departments come under pressure, while it is also seeing a large number of patients admitted to its hospitals.

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Patients get ‘bags of care’ to brighten their hospital stay

2nd December 2021

People being looked after at Sunderland Royal Hospital had a brighter stay thanks to the kindness of a team of supporters.

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Double win for South Tyneside and Sunderland at NHS Innovation Awards

26th November 2021

Two of our teams have become winners for innovative projects they set up to improve patient care.

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Urgent Treatment Centre move confirmed as NHS leaders in Sunderland gear up for challenging winter

26th November 2021

Plans to improve access to urgent and emergency care services in Sunderland have come with a plea from health leaders for people to use services wisely this winter.

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Neonatal team turn unit purple as they send out a message of hope for World Prematurity Day

19th November 2021

A special display was created as part of the awareness day, showing families how far little ones have come since their early arrival.

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Cardiologist Mickey chosen to help launch countdown to Christmas as he helps lead town’s lights switch-on

18th November 2021

Dr Mickey Jachuck has been invited to help South Shields celebrate the start of the festive season at its Christmas lights switch-on.

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Fly-through shows how Sunderland new Eye Hospital will take shape

18th November 2021

The footage shows how the new £36 million building in the city centre will look as the preferred construction partner is confirmed.

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‘You are awesome’: Students share their messages of thanks to NHS staff as they back World Kindness Day

17th November 2021

Students at Mortimer Community College have written moving messages to our staff as part of World Kindness Day.

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Nurse in running for regional award as patient’s mum shines a light on his exceptional care

16th November 2021

Adrian Anim was put forward for the title by a mum who was moved by the dedication and passion he showed as he helped her son.

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