Several services at University Hospital of South Manchester (UHSM) NHS Foundation Trust have been shortlisted for prestigious national healthcare awards, known as the 2017 HSJ (Health Service Journal) Awards. Now in their 36th year, the sought-after accolades recognise, celebrate and promote the finest achievements in the NHS. UHSM’s global education initiative, the Gulu Manchester Link, […]
At University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust we know our staff are our best asset and give their all to provide excellent and safe patient care each and every day. To say thank you to our staff and celebrate examples of outstanding care each year we hold our Annual Staff Diamond Awards, This […]
The work of the Infectious Diseases team at Wythenshawe Hospital in reducing deaths by tackling misuse of antifungals has been shortlisted for a new Government award. The antifungal stewardship programme at the hospital has been developed over the past seven years to improve patient outcomes by updating and clarifying antifungal guidelines, involving and educating champions, […]
The University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM)’s Tracheostomy Team have received national and international recognition for a project focussed on improving tracheostomy care. By teaming up with other exemplar institutions across the world, the project learnt from the best practices of others and implemented them at UHSM, and across three other Manchester […]
Dr Steven Shaw, Consultant Cardiologist at University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM) has been awarded the ‘You’re Simply Marvellous’ award by the Pumping Marvellous Foundation.
Lorraine Creech, Senior Mesothelioma Clinical Nurse Specialist at University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM), received the first ever Life Time Achievement Award at the National Lung Cancer Forum for Nurses last month.
The severe asthma team beat competition from other hospitals to be named the best in the country at delivering respiratory nursing care to patients.
Brian and Mary Kay, from Timperley, have been volunteering at UHSM’s Wythenshawe Hospital through the League of Friends charity for 45 years and 44 years respectively.
The paediatric Cystic Fibrosis team at University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM) has been given a prestigious Quality Improvement Award in the first ever UK Cystic Fibrosis Registry awards.
The severe asthma nursing team at University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM) have been shortlisted for a Nursing Times Awards 2015 in the Respiratory Nursing category.