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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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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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Friends join forces with Birmingham Children’s Hospital to raise awareness of blood donation

Friends join forces with Birmingham Children’s Hospital to raise awareness of blood donation

20.06.17
During National Blood Awareness week, Birmingham Children’s Hospital has joined forces with two patients to raise awareness of the importance of blood donation. Twelve-year-old Chardenay from Birmingham and thirteen-year-old Ruxelle from Walsall were both born with sickle cell anaemia – an inherited disorder that affects the red blood cells. Having met in the Haemoglobinopathy department […]
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Hospital experts urge urgent action to tackle city’s ‘invisible killer’ air pollution problem

Hospital experts urge urgent action to tackle city’s ‘invisible killer’ air pollution problem

13.06.17
Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust is urging people to take action to tackle air pollution – the invisible killer that contributes to nearly 900 deaths a year in the city. This National Clean Air Day (Thursday 15 June) everyone is being encouraged to think about how they can play a part and make […]
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