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Local cancer charity’s static caravan boost for young hospital patients

30 November 2022 Photo caption: Pictured are Harry’s parents, Stephen and Sally Johnson, and his brother Eric. A Shropshire children’s cancer charity has raised an extraordinary £70,000 to fund a static caravan to offer breaks to local families whose child is being cared for by the Children's Oncology Ward at The Princess Royal Hospital, Telford. The Harry Johnson [...]

Local cancer charity’s static caravan boost for young hospital patients2022-11-30T12:11:26+00:00

23 November 2022

I mentioned the Hospitals Transformation Programme last week and how important it is that everyone across Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and mid Wales gets the care they need, when they need it and my colleague Dr Steve McKew has also highlighted the importance of the improvements to planned care. By having a site that is dedicated and specialises in the [...]

23 November 20222022-11-23T09:38:51+00:00

9 November 2022

We are always looking at ways to improve the care we give our patients and the latest fantastic news that our Trust has secured £24 million in total to create a purpose-built planned care hub is part of that journey. Work has started on the new hub which will provide more theatres and recovery beds dedicated to day case surgery. [...]

9 November 20222022-11-09T11:07:57+00:00

Trust is awarded grant to support young volunteers

4 November 2022 There will be more volunteering opportunities for young people at the Trust which runs Shropshire’s two acute hospitals thanks to a recent funding boost. The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH) has been awarded a grant worth over £86,000 from the new Volunteering Futures Fund - part of NHS Charities Together, and the Department for Digital, [...]

Trust is awarded grant to support young volunteers2022-11-04T15:17:02+00:00

£24m boost to improve planned care facilities for local population

3 November 2022 A new £24million planned care hub is being purpose-built which will improve services and reduce the time that patients from Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and Mid Wales are waiting for their operations. The new hub will provide more theatres and recovery beds dedicated to day case surgery, substantially increasing the number of same day operations that can [...]

£24m boost to improve planned care facilities for local population2022-11-03T15:02:10+00:00

Public event to shape outpatient services

A message from Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Integrated Care System: Have you recently attended an outpatient service (a short appointment not requiring an overnight stay) in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin? If you have, we would like to invite you to an online event to share your experience and views and help us improve services. The event will take place over MS [...]

Public event to shape outpatient services2022-10-31T16:16:17+00:00

Temporary main access at the Princess Royal Hospital, Telford

On Monday 31 October, there will be building works taking place at the existing main entrance canopy, Princess Royal Hospital, Telford. The works are due to take 2-3 weeks and during this time temporary access arrangements will be in place. Temporary access to visitors, 24 hours per day, will be via the conservatory to the left of the main entrance. [...]

Temporary main access at the Princess Royal Hospital, Telford2022-10-28T17:03:19+01:00

Statement in response to the Scolding Report

13 October 2022 Dr Catriona McMahon, Chair of The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, said:  “I would like to apologise again to Ms. Davies and Mr. Stanton for their loss and the way in which the Trust dealt with their concerns. We also wish to extend our apologies to other families who have been more widely impacted by the findings of [...]

Statement in response to the Scolding Report2022-10-13T14:36:38+01:00

Nominate your hospital heroes

26 September 2022 Members of the public are being asked to nominate their hospital heroes as the Trust that runs Shropshire’s acute hospitals gets set for its Annual Celebratory Awards. The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH), which runs the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital (RSH) and the Princess Royal Hospital (PRH) in Telford, will hold its virtual staff awards on [...]

Nominate your hospital heroes2022-10-05T16:07:36+01:00

World Pharmacists Day – 25 September

World Pharmacist Day is celebrated every year on the 25th September and this year the theme is “Pharmacy united in action for a healthier world”. This year’s theme aims to showcase Pharmacy’s positive impact on health around the world and to further strengthen solidarity among the profession. Within Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust we have 47 pharmacists. These roles [...]

World Pharmacists Day – 25 September2022-09-23T15:20:58+01:00