News archive (2019)

Allow extra time for travel to James Cook today

Posted on in Hospitals

Please allow extra time if you are travelling to The James Cook University Hospital today. We have been advised that road closures following the fire at the Marton Hotel and Country Club will remain in place for some time.

That’s Fabulosa

Posted on in Fundraising

More than 28 musicians graced the stage at The Fabulosa Music Festival to raise £6,000 to help local cancer patients. The event was held in aid of the Trinity Holistic Centre at The James Cook University Hospital which provides complementary therapies and support to cancer patients.

Have you ever considered a career in radiotherapy?

Posted on in Events

The James Cook University Hospital is hosting a Radiotherapy Careers Open evening on Thursday 13 June 2019. The event takes place in the radiotherapy department, near the hospital’s north entrance, from 6pm to 8pm.

Join our growing community of volunteers

Posted on in Hospitals

When South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust introduced its therapeutic care volunteer scheme in 2013 there were eight volunteers – today we have a growing community of more than 500! And this year sees the launch of our Therapeutic Support @ South Tees programme with all volunteers brought together under one team to help make a real difference to our patients and visitors.

Trust records lowest Clostridium difficile rate

Posted on in Hospitals, The trust

South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust had its lowest ever level of trust apportioned Clostridium difficile last year. A total of 41 trust apportioned cases of Clostridium difficile were recorded in 2018/19 compared to 48 the previous year – and safely below its annual target of no more than 54.