Best care for everyone
On 19th June 2015 our Trust was rated as 'requires improvement' by the CQC.
Smartie stuff to help charity (Echo) p8
Our charity raises money in Sainsbury's in Cheltenham - with photo
Partnership's bid for nursing college moves a step forward (Citizen & Echo) p16
MP Richard Graham and University of Gloucestershire's Vice Chancellor are quoted regarding a bid for working with us to set up a technical college of nursing.
Charity event held by Fownhope Bowls Club (Hereford Times)
Fundraising for our special care unit
Student nurse in Gloucester waving flag for 'amazing' job (Echo & Citizen) p12 - 13
A student nurse is campaigning to raise awareness about what a rewarding career nursing is - she mentions she is just about to start a job in our neonatal unit at GRH.
Tuffley's Changing Creations group goes to Westminster (Citizen)
A former patient who benefitted from art therapy in our hospitals (as an alternative to physio or depression groups) promotes her group and the benefits to Lord Howarth
Nurse died in A46 crash after 'very small error' on a bend in the road (Echo)
Follows an inquest into the death of a nurse from CGH.
Call to fund more services in county's NHS over weekends (Echo & Citizen) p15
Follows the last Board meeting and quotes our then-Chief Exec Dr Harsent regarding investment in seven day services
See also: Weekend effect may not exist (Citizen)
Of interest: Cotswold Councillor Paul Hodgkinson elected head of Gloucestershire Liberal Democrats (Stroud News & Journal)
The councillor is highlighted for having fought campaigns such as re opening A&E services 24/7 at CGH.
Of interest: Student hopes to raise £7k for life-changing operation (Monmouthshire Beacon)
Discusses not being able to get funding on the NHS or a local proceedure as no one is trained to do it in the county.
New £60,000 x-ray machine to boost Stroud Hospital's breast cancer treatment (Stroud News & Journal)
We are mentioned in relation to a portable x-ray machine in Stroud.
Show your love for the International Nurses Day today (Citizen)
College plan can help with health of care (Echo) p16
Article looking at the possible bid for a technical college partnetship between our hospitals and the University of Gloucestershire.
@gloshospitals Thx to amazing clever & caring staff in #Glos women's centre. Baby boy & mum doing well after epic 30hr labour
Again great care and service from GRH Othopedics on Friday night when I was rumming late for appointment very good and caring
Thanks to Cheltenham General Hospital for looking after my mum so well yesterday. We must never, ever stop supporting our #NHS.
#Gloucester Royal Hospital traffic queueing to get into car park, causing delays to @Stagecoach_West service 6. pic.twitter.com/25925p0uIM
Big shout out to all the nurses that helped me during my stay at Cheltenham General @gloshospitals #NationalNursesWeek #SaveOurNHS
Another cancelled appointment at @gloshospitals #cheltenham! No reason, no new date, poorly written and printed letter. Not good enough!
@gloshospitals great work guys! Hope you've been down there @IzakHeys to show how it's done #cleanyourhands #IND16 pic.twitter.com/rfUKFT79Ao
@gloshospitals infection control team - brilliant! Scrub Up - Hand Hygiene Rap. #safesurgicalhands youtube.com/watch?v=jSSHs-…
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