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New film puts the spotlight on the ‘family’ working on our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

New film puts the spotlight on the ‘family’ working on our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

01.08.17
Birmingham Women’s Hospital is proud to be home to one of the biggest Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICU) of its type in the country. Our specialist team cares for more than 950 little ones each year – supporting their families throughout their journey. A new short film has been produced featuring some of our dedicated […]
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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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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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Have your say on hot topic of food and drink

Have your say on hot topic of food and drink

28.06.17
We’re passionate about ensuring our women, children, families and visitors receive the best possible care with us. As part of this we’re looking to make some improvements to the food and drink we serve and sell at our hospitals and we need your views to help us understand where we should focus our changes. You […]
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Annual General Meeting 2017

Annual General Meeting 2017

31.05.17
Our Annual General Meeting 2017 will take place on Wednesday 19 July 12pm-1pm. Patients, children and young people, families, staff, members of the public and businesses are welcome to attend. If you would like to join us, please let us know by completing our registration form. Interim Chairman Vij Randeniya, Chief Executive Sarah-Jane Marsh, Chief Finance […]
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Experts offer advice on staying safe while having fun in the sun

Experts offer advice on staying safe while having fun in the sun

25.05.17
Experts from Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust are urging parents to keep their little ones safe with temperatures increasing. Summer is set to arrive over the next few days and by taking some simple precautions there’s no reason why families can’t enjoy some fun in the sun. During hot spells Birmingham Children’s Hospital’s […]
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We’re celebrating research this International Clinical Trials Day

We’re celebrating research this International Clinical Trials Day

19.05.17
Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust is proudly celebrating this year’s International Clinical Trials Day (Saturday 20 May). To mark the global awareness event, we’ve put together a special video explaining why we do research here at Birmingham Children’s Hospital and why it is important, for not just the children and young people we […]
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