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Birmingham Children’s Hospital British Transplant Games top prize for the 21st year

Birmingham Children’s Hospital British Transplant Games top prize for the 21st year

14.08.17
The inspirational Birmingham Children’s Hospital team has swept the board at this year’s British Transplant Games. The efforts of the 36 young people, who competed in a variety of events over the four-day event in North Lanarkshire, brought back an impressive haul of 92 medals, including 45 gold, along with the Best Children’s Team prize […]
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Dedicated Walsall Dad gets head ‘tat-two’ to offer support to his daughter cared for by Birmingham Children’s Hospital

Dedicated Walsall Dad gets head ‘tat-two’ to offer support to his daughter cared for by Birmingham Children’s Hospital

04.08.17
A Walsall Dad has taken showing his support for his daughter to the next level by getting her brain shunt tattooed on his head – the second time he’s been inked in this way. Gareth Hickenbottom-Marriot’s little girl, Briar, has a rare condition, which has meant she’s been under the care of multiple teams at […]
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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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