South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is inviting children in Tees Valley and North Yorkshire to create birthday cards to mark the NHS’ 73rd anniversary.
Artist Mackenzie Thorpe has designed a limited edition t-shirt to help raise funds for hospitals across Teesside and North Yorkshire. The design is based on Mackenzie’s ‘Duffle Coat Child’ and the bespoke ‘People’s Medal’ pin badge he created for South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Teesside University has signed a partnership agreement with South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust which will enhance opportunities for research, innovation and education in healthcare. The partnership will see the two organisations work together and pool their expertise and resources to establish collaborative education and training programmes as well as identify and develop research, innovations and digital projects.
Researchers at South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Sunderland have found that fatigue, myalgia, headaches and pain were experienced by 25-30% healthcare workers receiving the first dose of the Pfizer/BioNTec COVID vaccine. Participants were more likely to suffer side effects if they had previously had COVID-19 infection.