June Week 2
Saturday 6th June
My huge thanks to hospital staff (Echo) p10
positive patient experience at Dixton Ward at CGH. Patient says: "Without exception everyone I came into contact with was kind, considerate and caring."
Sunday 7th June
Monday 8th June
Tuesday 9th June
Wednesday 10th June
No u-turns on A&E overnight cutback, NHS tells town MP (Echo) p4
Political correspondent Jack Maidment interviews MP Alex Chalk following a meeting with our Trust. Article includes a comment from a Trust spokesman.
Good news on hospital (Echo editorial) p10
Further to the article above, the editor states 'It is bizarre that a thriving town like Cheltenham does not have a 24 hour, fully functional A&E department.' The editor also encourages the MP saying: 'he should not give up on full restoration of A&E in Cheltenham'.
Staying with loved ones in hospital (BBC Radio Gloucestershire)
Presented Anna King
Investigation underway into A&E waiting times in Gloucestershire (ITV News)
News item following press release issued by Monitor
Breaking: Investigation launched... (Echo)
Tweets of the week
Just wanted to say thanks to the two nurses that took me away from the horrid day surgery on Wednesday and up to ward 2a. Your kind words were well appreciated and you were right, ward 2a was lovely with lovely nurses xxxx