Hospedia - National Service of Remembrance

8th November 2019

On Sunday 10 November 2019, the National Service of Remembrance will be held at the Cenotaph on Whitehall, London. Starting at 11am, the service will honour the service and sacrifice of our Armed Forces community, the British and Commonwealth veterans, the Allies that fought alongside us and the civilian servicemen and women involved in the two World Wars and later conflicts.

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Delegation from China finds out more about healthcare in Sunderland

6th November 2019

Sunderland City Council and the Chinese city of Harbin signed an International Friendship Agreement ten years ago which has seen regular visits to and from the partner cities to develop strong educational, cultural and business links between the two communities.

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Mouth cancer? If in doubt, check it out

30th October 2019

Oral health promoters from South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust will be raising awareness and offering mouth screening during November, which is Mouth Cancer Action Month.

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Junior doctors highly rate training in South Tyneside and Sunderland hospitals

29th October 2019

Doctors in training working at hospitals in South Tyneside and Sunderland have highly rated their training experiences in the 2019 General Medical Council's (GMC) annual survey.

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Wheel challenge for neuro-rehabilitation patients

28th October 2019

Patients in the Hume Neurological Rehabilitation Unit at Sunderland Royal Hospital are taking on a sponsored cycling challenge to help to raise about £6,000 for specialist therapy equipment.

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South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust innovators recognised in shortlist for region’s leading healthcare awards

28th October 2019

South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust has officially been recognised as having some of the brightest minds in healthcare. The Trust is shortlisted in three categories in the Bright Ideas in Health Awards - Digital Innovation in Health and Social Care, Development of an Innovative Device or Technology and Innovation Champion.

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NHS leaders issue important reminder about children’s emergency care in South Tyneside

25th October 2019

NHS leaders in South Tyneside have today issued an important reminder for patients and the public about how to access emergency care services for children overnight.

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South Tyneside and Sunderland patients report improvement in experience of emergency care

24th October 2019

Patients’ experience of emergency care in South Tyneside and Sunderland has improved in several areas, according to a national survey.

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South Tyneside midwifery-led birthing centre celebrates 40th birth

22nd October 2019

The new midwifery-led birthing centre at South Tyneside District Hospital has welcomed its 40th arrival. Sophia Ann Mullen came into the world at 8.27pm on October 14th, weighing 6lb 15oz.

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Boost for South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust’s nursing workforce

22nd October 2019

Another overseas recruitment drive by South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust has resulted in a boost for its nursing workforce. The Trust was able to make 140 job offers during its latest trip to the Philippines.

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