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Biggest ever fall in maternal smoking

Date: 04/07/2024 | Category: News 2024

4% of women in Buckinghamshire now smoking at time of delivery According to newly published figures, 2023/24 saw the biggest ever fall in the proportion of mothers smoking during pregnancy. […]

Industrial action at Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust by junior doctors

Date: 26/06/2024 | Category: News 2024

People in Buckinghamshire are being urged to choose services appropriately during the upcoming period of industrial action, which will cause disruption at our hospitals. Junior doctors are due to take […]

Stoke Mandeville Hospital chosen to be in the first phase of sites to implement Martha’s Rule

Date: 21/06/2024 | Category: News 2024

Stoke Mandeville Hospital has been officially selected by NHS England as one of hospital sites to test and rollout Martha’s rule. The first phase of the programme will be in […]

Buckinghamshire Chief Nurse awarded MBE for services to nursing

Date: 15/06/2024 | Category: News 2024

Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust’s Chief Nurse, Karen Bonner, has been awarded an MBE in recognition of her contribution to nursing, as part of the King’s Birthday Honours. Karen has been […]

Trust pre-operative assessment team shortlisted in Patient Safety Awards

Date: 12/06/2024 | Category: News 2024

The Trust is delighted to announce that our pre-operative assessment team has been shortlisted in this year’s HSJ Patient Safety Awards in the Safety Improvement through Technology Award category. The […]

Trust launches carer passport during Carers’ Week

Date: 10/06/2024 | Category: News 2024

During National Carers Week 2024 (10-16 June), the Trust is launching our Carer Passport for carers of inpatients. A carer is anyone who looks after a family member, partner or […]

Two Trust midwives awarded local Alison Heffernan Award

Date: 04/06/2024 | Category: News 2024

The Alison Heffernan Award celebrates excellence in maternity services and joint winners, Lilith Feasey and Amy Morris, were voted for by women and families who have had a baby under […]

Trust Awards 2024 launch

Date: 03/06/2024 | Category: News 2024

The Trust annual awards are open for nominations. The BHT Awards recognise and celebrate the achievements and commitment of individuals and teams working for Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust. Awards will […]

Trust anaesthetists receive reaccreditation from the Royal College of Anaesthetists

Date: 17/05/2024 | Category: News 2024

Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust has been re-accredited under the prestigious Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) Anaesthesia Clinical Services Accreditation (ACSA) demonstrating their commitment to patient safety and excellence of care. […]

Trust radiology team perform first UK case of electrochemotherapy on spinal tumour

Date: 16/05/2024 | Category: News 2024

The Trust radiology team, led by Dr David McKean Consultant Musculoskeletal Radiologist, performs the first UK case of electrochemotherapy for radioresistant spinal epidural metastases (tumour) at Stoke Mandeville Hospital. Electrochemotherapy […]