We are recruiting for our NEW Virtual Ward
This is an exciting opportunity to join our brand-new Virtual Wards team. You will work as part of our Recovery at Home team supporting patients to receive hospital at home care across Sunderland and South Tyneside.
Health Literacy leads the way to help patients – with award to be presented on NHS’s 75th birthday
A team that makes health information easier to understand has won an NHS Parliamentary Award.
£35m plan to improve health in region's most deprived areas
A three-year programme is bringing together the NHS and councils with voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations to tackle issues and do more to prevent ill health in the first place.
Ready, set, birthday cake – Ward surprises its star baker to mark his 90th birthday
A hospital team sprung a surprise celebration for their star baker supporter as they marked his 90th birthday.
Put smoking behind you – make a fresh quit
Smokers across South Tyneside and Sunderland are being encouraged to quit with the launch of a new campaign featuring warnings from former smokers.
Landmarks to glow red for research as NHS celebrates difference it makes to lives
Landmarks across South Tyneside and Sunderland are to be lit up in red in recognition of the part clinical research makes in healthcare and saving lives.
First patients welcomed to new £10 million Integrated Diagnostic Centre
Patients are now receiving lifesaving tests and scans at a new purpose built facility in South Tyneside.
Help us to help you during junior doctor strike
Leaders at South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust (STSFT) are asking for the public’s support as the Trust prepares for three days of industrial action and disruption to NHS services this week.