Spire Healthcare celebrates top industry award

Spire Healthcare celebrates top industry award

Spire Healthcare, which includes Spire South Bank Hospital in Worcester, has been named as Best Healthcare Provider Partnership with the NHS at this year’s HSJ Partnership Awards. Following a comprehensive judging process, Spire Healthcare was handed the accolade ahead of a highly competitive shortlist. The award recognises its hard work and dedication to healthcare in what has been an...

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Care home group boss wins top employee healthcare award

Care home group boss wins top employee healthcare award

The owner of a Worcestershire care home group has been recognised for his role in keeping his staff safe and motivated during the Covid-10 pandemic. Huw James, CEO of the Clarendon Care Group and the Redwood Healthcare Group, was awarded the Health Care Employer Award at the 2021 Worcestershire Health and Social Care Awards. Mr James, who has grown the company to include 14 residential care and...

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Albrighton entrepreneur spins into @The-Hub with £50,000 fitness investment for the community

Albrighton entrepreneur spins into @The-Hub with £50,000 fitness investment for the community

An Albrighton personal trainer is celebrating ten years in business by embarking on his biggest project to date. Rich Woodman, owner of RW Fitness, is investing more than £50,000 into creating @The-Hub, a community-inspired place where people of all abilities can come to train and participate in over 30 classes per week. Determined to give individuals a chance to improve their wellbeing and...

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NHS trials Isles of Scilly emergency drone deliveries

NHS trials Isles of Scilly emergency drone deliveries

Preparations are underway to supplement the existing NHS medical supply chains between Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly which could be vulnerable to disruption in the event of a second wave of COVID19. A consortia led by DronePrep has successfully been awarded €200,000 via the Government’s Emergency CV19 Future Flight Fund to fast-track plans to establish a UAV/Drone Emergency Medical Airbridge...

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Midlands maternity triage system goes digital for nationwide use

Midlands maternity triage system goes digital for nationwide use

A maternity triage system developed by clinicians and researchers from the West Midlands has launched training online for the first time, becoming readily available to maternity teams across the UK. Midwives, obstetricians, and doctors across the NHS can now access the Birmingham Symptom-specific Obstetric Triage System (BSOTS) programme and training materials online for free via...

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