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Nominations are open for the Everyone Matters Awards 2019

The Everyone Matters Awards 2019 are the Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT awards recognising members of our paid and unpaid workforce who regularly go above and beyond to improve the health and wellbeing of the people of Tameside and Glossop.

20 March 2019
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School Award is Food for Thought

Flowery Field Primary School, Hyde, has received the Food4Life Gold award for its work educating pupils on good practices around nutritious choices and healthy lifestyles.

18 March 2019
Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT shortlisted for 10 HSJ Value Awards

Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT have been shortlisted for 10 awards at this year’s HSJ Value Awards.

14 March 2019
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New campaign launched to help tens of thousands more Greater Manchester smokers to quit

A major new campaign to encourage smokers in Greater Manchester to quit is to be launched on National No Smoking Day (13 March). 

13 March 2019
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New Public Governors Needed

Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT are currently running elections for Public Governors.

11 March 2019
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Measles outbreak in Greater Manchester

People in Greater Manchester are being encouraged to check that they, their children and teenagers have had two doses of MMR vaccine following confirmation that measles is still circulating in the area.

11 March 2019
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World Book Day celebrations

We are celebrating World Book Day this Thursday with the Library. 

06 March 2019
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Statement on recent media coverage regarding Brendan Sweeney

Statement on Brendan Sweeney 

06 March 2019
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Time for a Cuppa at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT’s dementia café

As part of Dementia UK’s annual campaign Time for a cuppa the admiral nursing team at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT have re-launched their dementia café.

05 March 2019
Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT is committed to reducing acts of violence and aggression

Security staff at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT are now equipped with video cameras. It is hoped that the new body worn cameras will help to reduce acts of violence and aggression on the sites managed by the ICFT.

04 March 2019
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Iron Man visits the Children’s Ward at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT

Iron Man visited the Children’s Ward at Tameside Hospital to surprise the children, their parents, carers and the staff. He spend a morning in the Trust playing with the children and posing for photos.

28 February 2019
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Newborn babies are to receive a free book before they even leave hospital to give them a headstart in learning to read

The move is just one of number of strategies under the newly launched Tameside Loves Reading campaign to help boost children’s literacy skills.

27 February 2019
Trust celebrates LGBT history month

This month it is LGBT history month and we have been proudly flying the rainbow flag at the hospital

20 February 2019
Trust surges past research target

Great news, our research department have surpassed their 2018/19 recruitment target, well ahead of the end of the financial year (March ’19). The NIHR Clinical Research Network set us a recruitment target of 401 and to date 671 patients have consented to a research study in 2018/19. This is fantastic news for our local residents and our patients.

12 February 2019
Free online courses for parents to be, parents, grandparents and carers

Tameside Council have invested in three award winning, quality marked, online courses by the Solihull Approach (a national NHS organisation for parenting approaches).

06 February 2019
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New primary care access hubs open in Denton and Stalybridge

People who are registered with a GP practice in Tameside and Glossop can now access healthcare professional appointments in an extended hours period, at two, new additional primary care access hubs in Denton and Stalybridge.

06 February 2019
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Are you looking for an opportunity to meet new people and try something new?

Well look no further, the League of Friends newly refurbished Snack Bar at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS FT.

30 January 2019
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Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham visits Tameside Macmillan Unit

Greater Manchester Mayor, Andy Burnham, was given a tour of cancer support services at the Macmillan Unit at Tameside General Hospital on Wednesday 23 January 2019.

24 January 2019
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Boy with rare brain tumour to be treated at new NHS £125 million centre

A 15-year-old boy with a rare brain tumour will today begin world leading treatment at the NHS’s new proton beam therapy centre at The Christie hospital in Manchester.

23 January 2019
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Men in Kitchens - Social cooking and eating sessions

The Tameside Men in Sheds Group along with Tameside Council are running free cook and eat sessions for men who want to improve their culinary skills and learn about healthy eating.

22 January 2019