City Hospitals Sunderland celebrates NHS heroes
City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust celebrated its very own NHS heroes at its Reward and Recognition Awards on Friday. About 300 staff gathered at the Stadium of Light for the Trust’s annual event acknowledging outstanding achievement across the organisation.
Local NHS partners back proposed merger of South Tyneside and Sunderland hospitals
Local NHS partners across South Tyneside, Sunderland and County Durham have unanimously backed plans for the proposed merger of South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust and City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust.
Suffer from a heart or lung condition? Get your flu jab!
If you suffer with a heart or lung condition you are highly likely to be eligible for a free flu jab. Flu, on top of health conditions like asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, bronchitis, emphysema or heart disease, increases chances of serious health complications and a hospital visit. This is even the case even if conditions are mild, managed or symptoms are controlled.
Infection prevention and control is top of agenda at health conference
Every avoidable infection has a cost. The NHS spends more than £1bn a year on healthcare associated infections, particularly respiratory and gastrointestinal.
Find out about exciting nursing opportunities with South Tyneside and City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trusts
Newly-qualified and existing registered nurses and midwives are being encouraged to find out more about the career opportunities available to them at South Tyneside and City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trusts.