Many of us are looking forward to the new year but for Max 2023 promises to be a special year after a life-saving kidney transplant journey.
Stories from around our Trust
We’re overjoyed to hear that our superstar twins by the names of Grayson and Jenson joined our Chaplaincy team for a special Christmas Christening earlier this week, after being in and out of our Women’s and Children’s Hospitals for over a year. Mum, Dad and our Chaplaincy team went above and beyond to ensure that their day was extra special.
As I complete my final week as CEO of Birmingham Women’s and Children’s I want to offer a massive thank you to everyone for the most amazing fifteen years.
For Dudley couple Lindsay and Liam Warner, they’ve already received the present they really wanted – to take their twin boys home in time for Christmas.
The festive period is a special time of the year - not for the presents, the Boxing Day bargains and the twinkling decorations; but for the time we spend with our families and loved ones.
On average, every seven to ten days, among those attending our Emergency Department, is a young person who has found themselves in a time of need with limited access to essentials. To help, our Trust has launched the Stuff2Help Kit Bag.
BWC is one of a number of NHS organisations across the country that is being affected by industrial action being taken by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) on 15 and 20 December.
Our Santa’s sleigh isn’t powered by magical reindeers, and our presents aren’t neatly wrapped by little elves, straight from the North Pole. Instead, we have our own version of Christmas – just as magical, that happens all year around.
We are proud to be one of the 65 NHS Trusts across the UK, involved in the National Institute of Health Research’s initiative, set to reduce the risk of expectant mother’s passing on Group B Streptococcus (GBS) to their newborn infants.
Pupils from a Black Country school have been busy making heart-themed gifts to raise money for the Children’s Hospital ward that cared for their teacher’s daughter.