Hospital team plays a part in helping package up gifts of kindness at Christmas

30th December 2021

South Tyneside District Hospital's Discharge Lounge team helped Feeding Families prepare Christmas packages after the charity stepped in to support patients during the pandemic.

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Cardiologist and his team championed for their work supporting people with heart failure

23rd December 2021

Dr Mickey Jachuck and his colleagues are celebrating a double win from a charity as it recognises their work in supporting patients with heart failure.

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Hundreds of patients ready for a cosy Christmas thanks to the kindness of communities

23rd December 2021

Gifts of pyjamas and nighties will be sent out across our hospitals as part of our Nightwear Before Christmas campaign.

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Midwife returns to take up top maternity role in South Tyneside and Sunderland

20th December 2021

Michelle Watson has taken up the role, returning to the Trust having trained in one of our maternity units and become a mother there herself.

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Plan to create a new £10 million diagnostic centre approved - bringing more life-saving scanners to South Tyneside

13th December 2021

Planning permission has today been given for the centre, which will be build at South Tyneside District Hospital.

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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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