Dementia Action Week Events: 20-26 May 2019

A host of events are taking place to support residents to help improve the lives of people with dementia.

17 May 2019
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Health Champions working collaboratively in Primary Care

In June 2018, work began with six GP practices in Tameside, and an aligned programme began in Glossop, managed by The Bureau.  

13 May 2019
Targeted Lung Health Checks Programme

The NHS Long Term Plan published on 7 January 2019 included a new ambition to diagnose three out of four people with cancer at an early stage by 2028 – up from around half now.

13 May 2019
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Tameside recognised in the shortlist for Champion Awards 2019

The shortlist has been announced for GM Health and Care Champion Awards 2019.

13 May 2019
International Day of the Midwife 2019

Sunday 5th May was International Day of the Midwife, an annual date celebrating the profession and the great work they do.

08 May 2019
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'Shining a Light on Suicide' campaign launches in Greater Manchester

A new campaign has been launched to encourage people in Greater Manchester to talk about suicide, the biggest killer of men under 49 and women aged between 20 to 34 in the region.

02 May 2019
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New walk in centre for urgent care at Tameside hospital

A new walk-in centre for urgent care opened at Tameside Hospital (next to A&E) on Monday 29 April. 

26 April 2019
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Easter Egg Appeal

Tameside General Hospital and St. Michael’s Neighbourhood Policing Teams worked with Tesco’s store in Glossop to raise funds for an Easter Egg Appeal.

23 April 2019
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Baby King rules in Tameside as he prepares to celebrate his birthday right royally

The Leigh-Lyons family of Ashton-under-Lyne are busy preparing for the first birthday of their little boy and plan to give him a party befitting his name…

15 April 2019
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Ashton walk-in centre is moving!

On 29 April 2019, a new walk-in centre for urgent care will be opening at Tameside Hospital (next to A&E)

11 April 2019
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April is stress awareness month

Many of us are experiencing high levels of stress and it is damaging our health. 

09 April 2019
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Public living room coming to Tameside Hospital

A dome providing a public living room is coming to Tameside hospital next week.  The dome, installed by social movement organisation Camerados, will be in place from Wednesday 10 April for three months in the atrium by the Hartshead South entrance.

04 April 2019
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Spread the word: help local people have their say on the future of the NHS in Tameside

Healthwatch Tameside is the independent health and care champion in Tameside. Through ‘What would you do?’ we are trying to reach as many people, groups and communities as possible to get feedback on how they think local NHS services should change.

03 April 2019
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Joy after tragedy as family in Oldham celebrate first birthday of baby they thought they might never have

Little Abdul-Ellah is a healthy, happy and active baby who loves to smile and play in his plastic ball pit with his family and friends…

01 April 2019
International Transgender Day - Sunday 31 March

As a Trust we are happy to support International Transgender Day on 31 March.  We are an open, accepting and inclusive organisation, whether you are a patient or a member of staff.

29 March 2019