June 2016 Week 2

Saturday 4th June


Sunday 5th June


Monday 6th June

NHS helping mums who suffer mental illness after childbirth (Echo & Citizen) p20

Follows a press release issued by the Communications Team.

see also: Campaign raising awareness of emotional wellbeing in babies launches in Gloucestershire (Gazette)

Tuesday 7th June

New nursing degree offered by University of Gloucestershire from 2017 (Citizen) p3

With quote from our Director of Nursing Maggie Arnold

Sea of placards made maternity protest clear (Citizen) p25

Tenth anniversary of campaign to keep Stroud Maternity Unit  open

Wednesday 8th June


Thursday 9th June

 Hospitals' missed targets fines of £2m in six months (Echo & Citizen) p20

Article features statements from the CCG and our Trust.

Gloucestershire gears up for first ever Filipino party Barrio Fiesta (Citizen) 

Mentions our Filipino nurses

Why did husband go blind before he died? (Citizen)

The main article is about a different hospital, but refers to previous treatment at our hospitals.

Friday 10th June



First physio app today (after sprain/fracture) with lovely Charlie at @gloshospitals. Never felt so motivated in quest for strong ankles!😂

Attending #ChairsCeos conference on behalf of @gloshospitals. Chris Hopson's analysis of state of NHS is masterly



We're looking forward to our Staff Awards next week and will be posting just some of the candidates over the next few days. Three shortlisted candidates (or pairs) for our Katherine Felix award which rewards excellence and innovation in nursing. Good luck to Jeanette & Graham, Leanne & Kate and Debbie!



Outline - Staff Magazine - October 2013 Outline Magazine 
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