Month: July 2017

The awards roll in for expert teams across Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

The awards roll in for expert teams across Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

27.07.17
Staff from across the unique Birmingham and Women’s NHS Foundation Trust have been celebrating after receiving a series of awards and recognition thanks to their efforts in leading the way for patients and families. Over recent weeks a number of prestigious prizes have been come the way of the Trust – the first of its […]
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Unique Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust looking for new Governors

Unique Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust looking for new Governors

27.07.17
Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust – the first of its type in the country – is on the lookout for new Governors to help play a part in shaping the future of the unique organisation. Nominations for the important roles open today (Thursday 27 July) with candidates required to represent Birmingham/Solihull and two […]
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Dudley Physiotherapist receives prestigious international achievement award for pioneering work at Birmingham Children’s Hospital

Dudley Physiotherapist receives prestigious international achievement award for pioneering work at Birmingham Children’s Hospital

26.07.17
A Birmingham Children’s Hospital physiotherapist from Dudley has received global acclaim for her work in caring for young people who have undergone major transplant operations. Jemma Mears’ dedication has been recognised by her peers with the International Rehabilitation and Transplant Association’s (IRTA) Allied Health Professional Outstanding Achievement Award. The 41-year-old, from Sedgley, who previously studied […]
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Special guests help hospital celebrate important milestone for new £37.5million Waterfall House

Special guests help hospital celebrate important milestone for new £37.5million Waterfall House

25.07.17
Some very special guests help teams at Birmingham Children’s Hospital celebrate the ‘topping out’ milestone of its new £37.5million clinical building – Waterfall House. The key event in construction projects marks the roof of a new build being completed and this was commemorated on Thursday (20 July) – when Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation […]
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Chief Executive awarded honarary degree by the University of Birmingham

Chief Executive awarded honarary degree by the University of Birmingham

11.07.17
Sarah-Jane Marsh, Chief Executive of Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, has received an honorary degree from the University of Birmingham. Sarah-Jane, who at the time of her appointment in 2009 at Birmingham Children’s Hospital was the youngest Chief Executive in the history of the NHS, joined six other honorary graduates and students, including […]
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Expert transport team caring for the most poorly babies and children in the region celebrate its first birthday
Staff from St John Ambulance and KIDS and NTS pictured at birthday party

Expert transport team caring for the most poorly babies and children in the region celebrate its first birthday

04.07.17
KIDS and Newborn Transfer Service (NTS), the expert transport service led by Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, celebrated its first birthday with a ‘bubble blessing’ ceremony and birthday party attended by patients, staff and St John Ambulance. KIDS, which provides specialist management and transport of critically ill children across the West Midlands, and […]
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