A FREE Essex County FA training and development event for Welfare Officers discussing knife crime and youth mental health will take place on Thursday 3rd October in Wickford.
THE neonatal unit at the Princess Alexandra Hospital Trust (PAHT) has received many accolades for its dedicated care – and now it stands a chance of being honoured among the top baby units in the country.
MENTAL health of over 180,000 children in East of England in danger of being sidelined under NHS changes
A HARLOW man and his friends are set to host a charity football match in order to raise awareness of mental health.
ASTHMA UK says that more than 1,400 adults and children died from asthma attacks in 2018 – 2.5 people out of every 100,000, so respiratory nurses at the Princess Alexandra Hospital Trust (PAHT) are keen to help people living with asthma manage the condition.
The Cock Inn hosts the Dan Hart Memorial Day. YH went down and interviewed manageress of the Cock Inn, Helen McMullen plus Martin and Andy from Harlow Men’s Shed.
A CHANCE to dance the night away and at the same time support some wonderful, dedicated nurses raising funds in a good cause is coming your way.
The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust received recognition today of their ongoing improvements in the quality of care they provide for their 350,000 residents, with improved quality ratings awarded by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). The ratings follow an inspection of six of the core services across the trust in March and April (2019).
MANY more school children in Hertfordshire and west Essex will be able to get early help with their mental health difficulties, thanks to a national ‘Trailblazer’ programme.
LAST week we attended the annual general meeting (age) of the West Essex Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).
HELPFUL tips to stay safe when the mercury rises are being shared by the NHS ahead of this week’s predicted heatwave.
NURSEPLUS, a national nursing agency, opened its 55th office in Harlow last week.
SIX students from a Harlow school will be finishing this term with a store of first-hand experience of work in a hospital – and top marks for achievement.
Hospital healthcare library gets thumbs up from staff How do clinicians keep abreast of the many advances and research in healthcare techniques and treatments? A key source of current and high quality information is through specialist NHS library and knowledge services for hospital trusts. At The Princess Alexandra Hospital Trust (PAHT), the Harlow Healthcare Library […]
A THREE-year-old from Harlow who received a lifesaving stem-cell transplant when she was just eight months old is competing as part of blood cancer charity Anthony Nolan’s team at the Westfield Health British Transplant Games in Newport, South Wales.
NHS West Essex Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is inviting members of the public to its next Board meeting which takes place Thursday 25 July, 2019 from 9.30am.
PAH Chaplaincy Centre to run volunteer courses. Full details on poster.
Harlow Biomedical scientist Cherie Beckett scoops Amazing Individual Award from the Princess Alexandra Hospital
THIS week, the Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust held their annual Amazing People Awards to recognise staff members who deserve recognition for the amazing work they do. Hundreds of staff members were nominated for these awards.
ON SUNDAY afternoon, parents and children who had been through the Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow, gathered together at the Paringdon Club in Harlow.
VISITORS to The Princess Alexandra Hospital can be assured that they can get a very good selection of food at the hospital’s main restaurant. And on Friday, the entire catering team were celebrating having again been awarded a top 5-Star food hygiene rating from environmental health officers.
HARLOW Town will step out for their first pre-season friendly of th season on Saturday July 6th at 3pm.
THE report, which targets millennials (21-35 year olds) as the most likely group to miss appointments, reveals insights into why Did Not Attend (DNA) rates remain high amongst younger adults.
NURSEPLUS is a national Nursing Agency, established in 2005. They now have over 50 offices throughout the UK. As a leading provider of nursing and care services to both the health and social care sectors, they pride themselves on providing flexible agency work for their staff and a high standard of care to their clients.
A dedicated nurse who has worked tirelessly to make improvements in care particularly for people living with dementia is a finalist for the title of Nurse of the Year in the annual Nursing Times Awards