Hayley’s Blog

Welcome to Hayley’s blog. Hayley Flavell is the Director of Nursing here at Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust and this blog provides weekly updates to keep patients, members of the public, colleagues and everyone else with an interest in our Trust informed.

We hope it helps you to understand more about the Trust, and how we work to provide the best possible care to our patients.

7 September 2022

September 7th, 2022|

It was recently announced that our Trust has secured £10 million funding for an elective surgical hub to be created at Princess Royal Hospital – this is excellent news and will mean that more elective [...]

31 August 2022

August 31st, 2022|

It is always positive when work that is being done across our Trust to make a difference for our patients is recognised and this week I would like to share that our new ‘Living With [...]

24 August 2022

August 24th, 2022|

It has made a real difference seeing friends and relatives being able to visit their loved ones again in our hospitals.  Our Trust had to make the difficult decision to pause visiting with the rising [...]

3 August 2022

August 3rd, 2022|

This week, I would like to welcome our new junior doctors as they settle into their roles during August. Some of them have already spent a week shadowing in our clinical departments before they officially [...]

27 July 2022

July 28th, 2022|

Our new cancer services app is now live and provides bumper information, support and wellbeing for anyone affected by cancer. We are so proud of our Cancer Services team for all their hard work in [...]

20 July 2022

July 20th, 2022|

We always strive to improve the care and treatment we offer to our patients and so I am glad to share the news that we have a new Radiotherapy CT scanner – one of the [...]

13 July 2022

July 13th, 2022|

Here at the Trust, we are always looking at ways to help our colleagues progress, develop new skills and awareness and lead others.  This week I would like to congratulate Jamie Henry, a Professional Development [...]

29 June 2022

July 1st, 2022|

We have seen a rise in the number of patients being cared for in our hospitals with COVID-19 and so I would encourage anyone who is eligible to have their spring booster as soon as [...]

22 June 2022

June 23rd, 2022|

An important message going out this Cervical Cancer Screening Awareness Week is ‘get yourself checked’. We along with GPs, Clinical Pharmacists and other healthcare professionals are encouraging people to schedule check-ups to help catch the [...]

15 June 2022

June 16th, 2022|

Here at the Trust, it is not just the nurses and doctors that make up our great teams, but there are other colleagues who have key roles too. Today marks the first ever National Healthcare [...]