Dedicated duo land a national rheumatoid arthritis award

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Occupational therapist Sheelagh Baldry and her physiotherapist colleague Kay West were among the ten winners from across the UK of the National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society (NRAS) Healthcare Champions Awards.

The proud pair were honoured at a special reception held last night in the Macmillan room in the House of Commons, where the awards were presented by the Home Secretary and NRAS patron, The Rt Hon Theresa May MP.

Nurses scoop two top awards

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South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is celebrating after winning two national titles at this year’s Nursing Times Awards. Senior nurse for speciality medicine Audrey Kirby was named Nurse Leader of the Year and the heart failure team came home with the Cardiovascular Service Award.

Staff’s delight at landing regional award

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Radiographers at South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust are delighted to have been named the Northern Regional Team of the Year for 2013 by the Society and College of Radiographers. The team of radiotherapy treatment floor staff were nominated as they have worked tirelessly over the last number of years to maintain high standards of patient care and treatment delivery during a period of rapid change.

Glynis is outstanding

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Congratulations to senior trauma nurse Glynis Peat from Middlesbrough spinal cord injuries centre who has been named outstanding woman of the year at the women in spinal cord injuries awards ceremony. The brand new event launched this year by the Spinal Injuries Association (SIA) recognises the outstanding women who contribute to the treatment and care of spinal cord injured people across the UK, as well as celebrating the achievements of spinal cord injured people and law professionals.

Nightingale honour for cancer ward nurses

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Staff on ward 14 at The James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough have been named as true nightingales. Nurses and healthcare assistants on the ward, which specialises in caring for cancer patients, were named Nightingale Award winners 2013 at a prestigious ceremony hosted by South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Trust wins thirteenth annual award for excellence

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South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has been named as one of the CHKS 40Top Hospitals for the thirteenth year running. The 40Top award is given to the 40 top performing CHKS client trusts and is based on the evaluation of 22 key performance indicators covering safety, clinical effectiveness, health outcomes, efficiency, patient experience and quality of care.