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Wed, 16 Apr 2014

National evaluation role for Leeds Teaching Hospitals MS specialist nursing team

The multiple sclerosis (MS) nursing team at Leeds Teaching Hospitals has been selected to take part in a nationwide evaluation scheme to assess the value and impact that MS specialist services deliver to the NHS. Phase II of the MS Trust’s Generating Evidence in Multiple Sclerosis Services (GEMSS) project will involve elev ...Read more »
Tue, 08 Apr 2014

Hospital security worker achieves lifetime ambition by publishing his own children’s story book

Almost 20 years after he first started inventing bedtime stories for his young son, Leeds hospital security supervisor David Skerrett has gone into print with a children’s story telling the adventures of Karrott the......read more »

Wed, 02 Apr 2014

Senior public health doctor joins Trust Board as new Non-executive Director

The NHS Trust Development Authority (NHS TDA) has today confirmed the appointment of Dr Bill Kirkup CBE as a new Non-executive Director of the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, bringing a wealth of senior experience to the......read more »

Tue, 01 Apr 2014

Chief Executive opens new central outpatient pharmacy at Leeds General Infirmary

A new £500,000 central outpatient pharmacy at Leeds General Infirmary has been officially opened by the Chief Executive of Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Julian Hartley. Replacing two smaller pharmacies elsewhere on the LGI......read more »

Thu, 20 Mar 2014

Hospital patients in Leeds enjoy a special afternoon tea for Nutrition and Hydration Week

Adult and child patients on wards right across the Leeds Teaching Hospitals were served a special afternoon tea as part of Nutrition and Hydration Week. The Week is a national campaign to raise awareness of the risks of......read more »