Shropshire Community Health News 2019-12-06T16:13:54Z /rte.asp?id=10320 Smart Media WebCentre Shropcom staff go the extra mile to make new directorate a success /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10326
Eight members of staff at Shropcom have been recognised for their key roles in bringing a new team together – with the presentation of a Chair’s Award.
2019-11-28T00:00:00Z Anna Chesterton
Shropcom supports International Fraud Awareness Week /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10325
Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust (Shropcom) will be embracing International Fraud Awareness Week (IFAW) by raising awareness of fraud committed against the NHS.
2019-11-15T00:00:00Z Anna Chesterton
Shropcom’s ‘speaking up culture’ praised in national report /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10324
The health organisation responsible for community services in Shropshire has seen its ‘speaking up culture’ celebrated in a new national report.
2019-10-11T11:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Falls Prevention Awareness Week /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10323
Staff from Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust will be joining other healthcare professionals across the country to raise awareness of falls next week.
2019-09-19T00:00:00Z Anna Chesterton
Shropshire Community Health in ‘Good’ shape with strong inspection report /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10321
The quality of community healthcare in Shropshire has been recognised today – with an inspection report from the Care Quality Commission which rates Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust as ‘Good’.
2019-08-01T00:00:00Z Anna Chesterton
Bridgnorth League of Friends Treasurer thanked for long service /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10320
Susan Powell, who recently retired as Treasurer of the League of Friends for Bridgnorth Hospital, has been recognised for 13 years loyal service by the Chair of Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust.
2019-07-29T00:00:00Z Anna Chesterton
Awards recognition for Wound Healing Service /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10319
A new team from Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust has celebrated a successful first year by being shortlisted in the prestigious Nursing Times Awards.
2019-07-04T16:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Shropcom celebrates after winning Healthy Child Programme tender bid /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10318
Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust staff are celebrating after being awarded the contract for the Healthy Child Programme 0-19 Service, covering Telford and Wrekin.
2019-06-07T00:00:00Z Anna Chesterton
End of an era as Shropcom Chair steps down /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10313
It’s the end of an era at Shropshire Community Health today – as Trust Chair Mike Ridley steps down after eight years at the helm.
2019-02-15T13:15:00Z Anna Chesterton
Shropcom CEO welcomes community focus in NHS Long Term Plan /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10312
The Chief Executive of Shropshire Community Health has welcomed the focus on community services in the new Long Term Plan for the NHS.
2019-02-01T14:45:00Z Chris Hudson
Bishop's Castle Community Hospital to hold Recruitment Day /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10311
A range of jobs are up for grabs at a special recruitment day taking place in South Shropshire later this month.
2019-01-17T00:00:00Z Anna Chesterton
High Sheriff to visit Ludlow Hospital /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10310
The High Sheriff of Shropshire, Rhoderick M Swire Esq DL, will visit Ludlow Community Hospital on Friday.
2019-01-14T14:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Christmas Hamper joy for patients in Telford /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10309
Three local organisations have teamed up to deliver Christmas hampers to patients across Telford & Wrekin.
2018-12-24T13:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Minor Injury Units at Christmas /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10308
People who sustain minor injuries this Christmas will be able to access one of four Minor Injury Units (MIUs) run by Shropshire Community Health.
2018-12-20T11:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Shropcom looking for new Chair /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10304
Applications are invited from “exceptional leaders” interested in the opportunity to lead the development of community health services in Shropshire.
2018-11-07T08:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Shropcom volunteers shortlisted in national awards /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10303
Volunteers at Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust have been shortlisted in prestigious national awards.
2018-11-06T15:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Integrated Community Services Team up for national award /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10302
A community team from Shropshire has been selected as a finalist in the Social Worker of the Year Awards 2018 as a result of their outstanding work with vulnerable adults.
2018-10-22T11:00:00Z Chris Hudson
New X-Ray equipment officially unveiled in Ludlow /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10301
A new X-Ray Suite has been officially opened at Ludlow Community Hospital in a ceremony overseen by Town Mayor Cllr Tim Gill.
2018-10-19T15:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Shropcom and Shropdoc set for launch of revised GP out-of-hours service /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10300
A new partnership between Shropcom and Shropcom and Shropdoc set for launch of revised GP out-of-hours serviceShropdoc will go live on Monday (1 October) – with the launch of a new, revised GP-led out-of-hours service for the county.
2018-09-28T15:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Putting feet first during awareness week /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10299
Podiatry teams are putting feet first this week by raising awareness around diabetic feet.
2018-09-24T15:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Shropcom leads partnership to win prison contract /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10298
Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust is celebrating winning a new contract to deliver health services at Stoke Heath Prison in a partnership with two other organisations.
2018-09-21T14:00:00Z Chris Hudson
“Friendly face” Manish wins Chairman’s Award /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10296
Manish Gajjar was recognised for his welcoming nature by winning our latest Chairman's Award.
2018-08-09T14:00:00Z Chris Hudson
New X-Ray equipment set to be installed at Ludlow Hospital /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10295
State-of-the-art X-Ray equipment is set to be fitted at Ludlow Community Hospital in the next few weeks after a key breakthrough in talks.
2018-07-04T10:30:00Z Chris Hudson
Shropcom staff celebrated at special NHS70 party /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10294
Celebration was the name of the game as Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust threw a big staff party today to mark the 70th birthday of the NHS.
2018-07-03T16:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Shropcom and Shropdoc to provide Out of Hours service /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10293
A new partnership between Shropcom and Shropdoc has been selected to provide the Out of Hours component of Integrated Urgent Care for patients in Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin.
2018-07-03T10:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Community NHS staff recognised with presentations by Shropshire MP /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10292
South Shropshire MP Philip Dunne has taken time out of his busy schedule to make special presentations to three of our clinicians.
2018-06-27T13:00:00Z Chris Hudson
South Shropshire recruitment day success as 21 new staff recruited /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10291
More than 20 job offers were made to people who attended Shropcom's latest staff recruitment day for health services in Ludlow and Bishop’s Castle.
2018-05-08T09:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Shropcom and Shropdoc join forces on Out-of-Hours services /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10290
A new partnership is being formed between Shropcom and Shropdoc to deliver a high quality Integrated Urgent Care GP-Led out-of-hours service.
2018-05-02T15:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Update on process to identify new partner /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10289
Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust is progressing with its work to identify a new partner to run its services – but a final decision will not now be reached this month.
2018-03-01T15:30:00Z Chris Hudson
Volunteer for the NHS and make a difference! /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10287
Community-minded people are being invited to an information day this month to find out about signing up as a volunteer for Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust.
2018-02-07T00:00:00Z Patrick Esson
Healthcare Assistant "thrilled and proud" at getting Honour /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10286
Judith Haycocks "thrilled and proud" after being awarded a British Empire Medal for services to the care of older people.
2018-01-09T15:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Shropcom teams forego Secret Santa to make Food Bank deposit /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10284
Two of our teams joined forces and gave up the traditional Secret Santa – instead making a donation to a local Food Bank.
2017-12-19T15:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Shropcom’s ‘snow heroes’ keep the show on the road /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10283
Heavy snow has seen much of the region grind to a juddering halt. But heroic staff and volunteers have kept Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust going.
2017-12-12T15:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Service Update: Tuesday 12 December /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10282
Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust will be providing community services to essential or critical patients only today (Tuesday 12 December).
2017-12-12T11:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Keeping safe as cold weather hits /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10281
Cold weather is expected to sweep across our county this weekend – and Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust is advising people to think about their options if they need medical attention.
2017-12-08T11:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Helping our patients to park at Bridgnorth Hospital /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10279
A new camera-operated system is to be introduced at Bridgnorth Hospital in the New Year – in order to ensure more spaces for patients.
2017-12-01T13:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Diabetes patients invited to find out more about their condition /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10280
Telford residents who have Type 2 diabetes are being urged to book a place on a free course to learn what they can do to manage their condition.
2017-11-30T10:00:00Z Chris Hudson
Bishop’s Castle Hospital set to re-open /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10278
Bishop’s Castle Community Hospital is set to re-open next week – after a three-month closure for essential maintenance work.
2017-10-27T00:00:00Z Patrick Esson
Nurses Boost for Bishop’s Castle Patients /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10277
Bishop’s Castle Community Hospital’s nurses, therapists and health support workers are boosting the support provided to patients by local doctors.
2017-08-15T00:00:00Z Patrick Esson
Update on planned works in Bridgnorth and Bishop’s Castle /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10275
The next phase of planned hospital improvements works set to start
2017-07-17T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Listening, learning and improving quality together! /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10274
Working with our patients and carers to improve our services
2017-07-05T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Helping People to Manage Their Diabetes /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10273
New First Steps Course for Type 2 Diabetes
2017-06-23T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Improvement works to start at Bridgnorth Hospital /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10272
A new floor is going to be put in at the hospital next month.
2017-05-31T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Dying Matters 2017 – “What can you do?” /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10271
Our staff are supporting support Dying Matters Awareness Week 2017.
2017-05-04T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Stay Safe This Bank Holiday Weekend /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10270
Find out when your local Minor Injury Unit will be open this weekend.
2017-04-26T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Maintaining a strong reputation for fighting infections /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10269
No cases of MRSA or Clostridium difficile reported in our hospitals in 2016/17.
2017-04-21T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Chairman’s Award: Champions of Public Engagement /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10267
Congratulations to our latest Chairman's Award winner!
2017-04-03T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Running around the county for Red Nose Day /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10265
Staff will (virtually) run/cycle 125 miles for charity
2017-03-17T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Keep yourself well-watered /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10264
Supporting national Nutrition and Hydration Week 2017
2017-03-10T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Staff Awards 2016/17 /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10263
Celebrating what we do well with the winners of this year's Staff Awards
2017-03-09T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Going the Extra Mile - Staff Awards 2016/17 /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10261 2017-01-25T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers Trust Chairman reappointed for 2017 /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10260
NHS Improvement has confirmed that Mike Ridley will stay on as Chairman for another year.
2016-12-19T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Ensuring our patients get a good night’s sleep in hospital /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10258
We have joined forces with our partners to make sure our patients get the sleep they need.
2016-11-30T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Plans for the future of local health and care have now been published /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10257
The plan provides a vision of a healthier future for people across Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin
2016-11-28T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Our first Chairman's Award winner is... /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10256
We have now presented our first Chairman's Award, which is part of our developing staff recognition scheme.
2016-11-24T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Sustaining Community Services - UPDATED /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10255
The Trust Board has supported plans to secure strong community for the future.
2016-11-24T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Raising awareness about using antibiotics properly /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10253
Staff are supporting a campaign aiming to get people to use antibiotics exactly as prescribed and only when needed.
2016-11-14T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Stay Well This Winter /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10252
Advice and information at hand to help you stay safe and warm this winter
2016-11-08T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Help us spread the word and not the germs! /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10251
Help prevent the spread of norovirus-type bugs this winter.
2016-10-20T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Reflecting on a successful year with our patients, staff and partners. /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10250
Reviewing the Year and AGM
2016-10-14T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Reviewing the Year: Annual General Meeting with our patients, partners and staff /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10249
Come and join us as we review the year.
2016-09-28T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Our Care Quality Commission Inspection Report /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10248
The CQC has today published its report into the inspection of our services carried out in March 2016.
2016-09-07T00:01:00Z Andy Rogers
Stay Well This Weekend /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10246
The August Bank Holiday often sees a spike in accidents caused by a combination of the long weekend, school holidays, longer days and (hopefully) warm weather.
2016-08-23T08:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Crucial Crew – preparing the next generation for the future /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10245
Our School Nurses have been helping thousands of youngsters from across Telford & Wrekin
2016-07-15T08:30:00Z Andy Rogers
Bringing back some great memories /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10244
A new Memory Corner is supporting patients at Whitchurch Hospital
2016-07-01T13:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Generous donation helps to buy new equipment /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10243
New equipment has been bought at Bridgnorth Hospital and new Pilates classes launched
2016-06-23T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Supporting Diabetes Week 2016 /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10242
Our staff are supporting this important national campaign to raise awareness around diabetes
2016-06-13T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Supporting Fit Families across Shropshire /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10241
New healthy weight support programme launched to support young people in Shropshire
2016-06-09T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Shropshire nurse honoured with prestigious national title /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10240
Angela Cook has been honoured with a prestigious national title
2016-05-31T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Get help from the right place this Bank Holiday Weekend /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10238
People are being reminded that there is plenty of help available to treat minor illness and injury this Bank Holiday weekend.
2016-05-24T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Improving access to health services for young people in Shropshire /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10239
A new confidential text message service for youngsters in Shropshire
2016-05-04T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
History of Shelton Hospital to be told in new exhibition /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10237
This is a news item shared on behalf of our colleagues at Shropshire Council.
2016-04-25T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Take care this Easter Holiday Weekend /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10234
Have a fun and safe Bank Holiday, and if you do need help then get it as quickly and as close to home as possible
2016-03-15T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Leading the way in improving patient safety /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10231
We have been rated as "Good" for working openly and transparently
2016-03-09T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Bringing fond memories to patients in our Community Hospitals /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10230
Do you have any old items that might help to support our patients?
2016-02-18T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Calling all knitters – help us to support people with dementia /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10229
We are encouraging people to join us in making and donating Twiddlemuffs for patients with dementia
2016-02-05T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Time To Talk about mental health /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10228
Making it easier to talk about mental health and wellbeing
2016-02-03T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Help us keep Norovirus out of our hospitals /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10227
Help spread the word, not the germs!
2016-01-19T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Stay Well This Winter /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10225
Make sure you keep safe, warm and well this winter - and know your healthcare options when you need them!
2015-12-22T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Trust Chairman reappointed /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10226
The TDA has confirmed that Mike Ridley will carry on in his role as Chairman for another year.
2015-12-22T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Shropshire nurse honoured with prestigious national title /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10223
Another of our nurses has earned the title of Queen’s Nurse.
2015-12-04T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Is someone you care for feeling under the weather? Speak to your pharmacy first /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10224
Get help in the right place this winter
2015-12-04T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Take care, not antibiotics! /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10222
Advice for people about using antibiotics properly to keep them effective
2015-11-25T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Protect your children from flu /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10221
Parents urged to protect their child from flu as winter sets in
2015-11-24T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Celebrating what we do well! /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10219
Putting the spotlight on outstanding achievement and best practice at our Celebrating Success and Staff Awards event
2015-10-23T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Protecting children from the dangers of second hand smoke /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10218
Our staff are supporting new laws to protect children from smoke
2015-10-01T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Reviewing the Year: Annual General Meeting with our patients, partners and staff /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10217
Reflecting on the successes and challenges of the year just gone and the year ahead
2015-09-30T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Health bosses urge eligible groups to roll up sleeves for free flu vaccination /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10216
Have you had the flu jab?
2015-09-29T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Reviewing the Year: Annual General Meeting with our patients, partners and staff /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10211
Join us for a look back at what we did in 2014/15
2015-08-25T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Our latest public newsletter is now available to download /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10212
Community Health News - August 2015
2015-08-25T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Working ourselves out of a job /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10210
The importance of keeping as active as we can
2015-08-05T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Delivering safe patient care at Ludlow Hospital /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10209
Inpatient beds have now been brought together at Ludlow Hospital
2015-07-31T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Bringing inpatient services together at Ludlow Hospital /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10208
A joint statement regarding services at Ludlow Hospital
2015-07-28T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Improving the lives of people with Diabetes /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10207
Shropshire's Diabetes Team has been recognised for its work
2015-07-28T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Bringing inpatient services together at Ludlow Hospital /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10206
Bringing our inpatient wards together in Ludlow
2015-07-24T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Urgent Care: Looking at what our rural communities need /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10205
Workshops will help inform future of rural NHS Urgent Care Centre
2015-07-16T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Welcoming new members to the Trust Board /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10204
Welcoming two new members to the Trust and saying thank you and goodbye to the two that are leaving
2015-06-29T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Culinary challenge serves up national award shortlisting /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10203
National recognition for a fun competition that addressed some serious issues
2015-06-25T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Officially opening the Therapeutic Garden at Whitchurch Hospital /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10202
Patients, guests and staff joined together for the official opening of the garden in Whitchurch
2015-06-15T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Normal service resumed at Bridgnorth Hospital /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10201
Emergency repairs to the hospital's lift have now been completed
2015-06-10T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Supporting National Carers Week in Shropshire /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10200
Raising awareness about the support available for people across Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin
2015-06-09T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
A big Thank You to our volunteers /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10198
Celebrating the support we receive from volunteers
2015-06-04T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Have a great Bank Holiday weekend, and remember to ‘Choose Well’ if you do need medical help /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10197
Information about healthcare services over the Bank Holiday weekend
2015-05-22T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Have you got a stone in your shoe? /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10195
Diabetic foot awareness - make sure you check your feet and attend your appointments
2015-05-01T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Save Lives - Clean Your Hands /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10194
Supporting a global campaign to promote the importance of hand hygiene.
2015-04-29T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Stay safe this Bank Holiday weekend, but if you do need medical assistance then remember to ‘Choose Well’ /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10193
Information about healthcare services over the Bank Holiday weekend
2015-04-28T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Delivering great care in our communities /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10191
Inspirational Health Visitor from Shropshire selected as part of an elite group of NHS workers
2015-04-02T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
The latest Trust newsletter is now available to download /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10189
You can now download the latest edition of the Trust's stakeholder newsletter
2015-03-30T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Working together to improve MSK services for people in Telford & Wrekin /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10187
New model of care to be launched
2015-03-27T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Shropshire nurses honoured with prestigious national title /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10183
Providing the highest standards of community nursing
2015-02-16T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Shaping services for wheelchair users across the country /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10182
How the Trust is joining Britain's most successful Paralympian to speak out for wheelchair users
2015-02-10T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
From Shropshire to Hollywood - Community Health Services hit the silver screen /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10181
Find out how we helped with one of the biggest films of the year
2015-02-04T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Hello My Name Is... /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10180
Doing the simple things to improve patient experience
2015-02-03T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Launching the Friends and Family Test /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10179
Finding out what people think about our services.
2015-01-20T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Health teams in Shropshire are urging residents to keep warm and well this winter /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10178
Make sure you keep safe, warm and well this winter.
2015-01-19T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Shropshire Libraries to launch national dementia book collections /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10177
Read this latest update from Shropshire Council here
2015-01-13T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Norovirus - help spread the word, not the virus /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10176
People can help to prevent the spread of infections
2015-01-08T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Why wait longer than you need for treatment? /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10175
A&E is not always the the best option and there are other services there to help
2015-01-06T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
The latest Trust newsletter is now available to download /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10174
You can now download the latest edition of the Trust's stakeholder newsletter
2015-01-05T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
More praise for Shropshire’s School Nursing Service /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10171
Jo France, School Nurse Manager, was named as a finalist in NHS Leadership Awards 2014.
2014-12-12T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Look after yourself and Choose Well this winter /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10170
It is really important that we all look after ourselves this winter, and know where to turn for help when we need it.
2014-12-04T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Norovirus – spread the word, not the virus /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10166
Look after yourselves and help us to protect vulnerable patients from infection at the same time.
2014-11-12T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
The latest Trust newsletter is now available to download /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10163
You can now download the latest edition of the Trust's stakeholder newsletter
2014-11-03T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Capturing the thoughts of our patients, partners and staff in picture /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10162
Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Reviewing the Year and AGM event.
2014-10-24T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Celebrating the success of our staff /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10161
The Trust put the spotlight on outstanding achievement and best practice today at its Celebrating Success and Staff Awards event.
2014-10-22T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Staff Awards 2014: Celebrating the success of our staff /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10160
Getting ready for this year's Staff Awards Ceremony
2014-10-20T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communication and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Helping people in Whitchurch manage their diabetes /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10159
People in Whitchurch can find out more about managing their diabetes
2014-10-06T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Reviewing the Year: Annual General Meeting with our patients, partners and staff /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10154
The Trust will be holding its ‘Reviewing the Year’ event and AGM later this month.
2014-09-01T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Shropshire Falls Awareness Week /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10153
Shropshire Falls Awareness Week
2014-08-28T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
The Trust’s Annual Report for 2013/14 is now available to download /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10152
The Trust’s Annual Report for 2013/14 is now available to download.
2014-08-27T09:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Helping people to manage their diabetes /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10149
Helping people to manage their diabetes
2014-08-11T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Stay safe this summer /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10147
The NHS in Shropshire wants people to stay safe as they enjoy the summer weather.
2014-08-01T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropscom.nhs.uk
Stay safe on our roads this summer /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10146
West Midlands Ambulance Service is urging everyone to take extra care on the roads.
2014-07-28T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers
Trust Board members become Dementia Friends /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10145
Members of the Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust Board have been finding out first-hand how they can make a real difference for people living with dementia.
2014-07-22T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Shropshire Council commends school nurses for winning prestigious national award /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10144
Shropshire Council commends school nurses for winning prestigious national award
2014-07-18T00:00:00Z Andy Rogers, Communications and Marketing Manager andy.rogers@shropcom.nhs.uk
Trust teams up with Shrewsbury Town FC to ask ‘Have you got Safe Hands?’ /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10140
New hand hygine poster launched
2014-05-23T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Shropshire School Nurses Win Top National Award /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10139
The Trust’s school nurses win national recognition as the School Nursing Team of the Year 2014
2014-05-13T09:00:00Z Richard Sproston
New ‘Dementia Friends’ launched by health organisations and Alzheimer’s Society /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10138
National 'Dementia Friends' campaign supported by local health and community organisations
2014-05-07T09:00:00Z Richard Sproston
Health and social care sector reaffirm commitment to providing harm free care for all patients at local conference /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10135
Safe Care Shropshire event a success
2014-04-11T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Major conference marks the progress in Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin in providing safe care for all patients /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10133
Health professionals come together for Safe Care Shropshire conference
2014-03-28T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Red mats benefiting patients in need of extra assistance with eating /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10132
Simple and smart way to help patients
2014-03-20T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
New activity group proves a big success for Ludlow Hospital patients /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10131
New group helps patients with their recovery and rehabilitation
2014-03-18T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Local commissioners and providers partner to improve health services across Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10130
Patients and public urged to help shape Future Fit programme
2014-03-14T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Keep alert and up-to-date with the latest weather forecasts and warnings /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10126
Services working around the clock to keep public safe
2014-02-13T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Have you got time for digni-tea? /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10122
The local NHS is putting the tea into dignity when it celebrates a day calling for greater respect for vulnerable people
2014-01-31T00:00:00Z Mathew James
Patient and Carer Panel Launches /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10121
"This is the start of something special"
2014-01-28T00:00:00Z Mathew James
New Home Safety Booklet launched to reduce risk of falls among patients /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10120
Booklet features hints and tips on reducing hazards in the home
2014-01-22T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Stay away from visiting Hospital if you have experienced symptoms of Norovirus /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10117
Don't take Norovirus into Shropshire's Hospitals
2014-01-16T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Don't take Norovirus into Shropshire's Hospitals /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10114
Chocolates, magazines, grapes? Whatever you take into a hospital, make sure it’s not Norovirus.
2013-12-13T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Don't let flu ruin your festive fun /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10113
Get the flu jab
2013-12-06T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Patient praises quality of care received at Whitchurch Hospital /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10112
Whitchurch Hospital staff and non-clinical services "excellent"
2013-12-04T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Cold or Flu? /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10108
Sometimes bad colds can be mistaken for flu, but how do you tell the difference?
2013-11-19T00:00:00Z Mathew James
Trust Supports World Diabetes Day with Initiative /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10107
Think Glucose! Champions to Improve Diabetes Care
2013-11-14T00:00:00Z Mathew James
Trust appoints new Non-Executive Director /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10105
Peter Phillips appointed as Non-Executive Director
2013-10-23T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Trust appoints permanent Chief Executive /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10104
Jan Ditheridge appointed Chief Executive
2013-10-23T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Shropshire's community hospitals well above national average in patient-led assessment /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10103
Non-clinical services at county's community hospital's score highly
2013-10-22T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Local Call to Action Launched /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10102
Local NHS encourages people to have their say on what is important to them
2013-10-10T00:00:00Z Mathew James
Trust staff shine at awards /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10100
A night to remember at Staff Awards
2013-10-07T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Trust appoints new Interim Chief Executive /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10096
Jan Ditheridge appointed as Interim Chief Executive
2013-09-10T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Official Opening of Oswestry Health Centre /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10095
Owen Paterson MP unveils the plaque marking the official opening of Oswestry Health Centre.
2013-09-06T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Trust Raises Awareness of Pressure Ulcer Prevention /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10087
Trust staff raising awareness of pressure ulcer prevention.
2013-07-15T00:00:00Z Mark Fletcher
Trust’s MRSA-Free Year /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10084
Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust has reported no cases of MRSA blood stream infections across any of its services in the past 12 months.
2013-05-24T00:00:00Z Mathew James
Shropshire Patients Star in Innovative New NHS Film /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10079
New Pressure ulcer film developed by Trust
2013-05-14T00:00:00Z Mathew James
Executive Director Appointments /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10077
Trust Announces New Executive Director Appointments
2013-05-03T00:00:00Z Mathew James
CQC Inspection of Ludlow Community Hospital /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10070
Report findings are published
2013-04-03T00:00:00Z Mathew James
Delivering Same-Sex Accommodation /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10071
The Trust confirms it's meeting the Government’s requirement to eliminate mixed-sex accommodation
2013-04-03T00:00:00Z Mathew James
First Aid Support for Whitchurch /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10069
The local NHS and St John Ambulance Work Together in Whitchurch
2013-03-28T00:00:00Z Mathew James
Interim Chief Executive Appointed /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10067
Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust has today (13 March) announced Julia Bridgewater as its new Interim Chief Executive.
2013-03-13T00:00:00Z Mathew James
Fewer Errors for Trust in Annual NHS Staff Survey /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10066
The annual NHS Staff Survey have revealed that Trust staff are witnessing fewer potentially harmful errors, near misses or incidents.
2013-02-28T00:00:00Z Mathew James
Trust responds to the Francis Report /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10063
Compassionate care of the highest possible quality is what we strive for.
2013-02-12T00:00:00Z Mathew James
Trust Chief Executive moves to new role /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10062
Trust Chief Executive, Jo Chambers will be leaving her position in order to take up a leading role at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
2013-01-31T09:00:00Z Richard Sproston
Those with heart problems, be flu safe /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10058
Patients who have heart problems face a far higher risk of complications should they catch flu.
2012-11-26T00:00:00Z Alison Grange
Be Prepared for Hot Weather /rte.asp?id=10320&itemid=10016
Most of us welcome hot weather, but when it’s too hot for too long there are health risks. If a heatwave hits this summer, make sure the hot weather doesn't harm you or anyone you know.
2012-07-27T08:41:00Z Eleanor Howe