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Trust security staff to wear video cameras

Monday, 21 May 2018

As part of North Bristol NHS Trust’s zero tolerance policy to violence and aggression to all patients and staff, security will now be wearing body worn video cameras aimed to act as deterrent to antisocial behaviour. Over the last 5...Read more

Brunel Building scoops two RIBA awards

Friday, 18 May 2018

Southmead Hospital’s Brunel Building has been honoured with two RIBA awards, an internationally-recognised mark of excellence. The building, designed by BDP architects for North Bristol NHS Trust, scooped a RIBA South West Award 2018 for its architecture and RIBA South...Read more

International Nurses' Day Awards

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Nursing staff were honoured at our annual awards ceremony as part of International Nurses’ Day celebrations. Over 140 nurses, midwives, healthcare assistants (HCAs) and assistant practitioners were nominated by their colleagues for our Director of Nursing awards, which were held...Read more

New video showcases hospital apprentices

Monday, 14 May 2018

It’s Learning at Work Week and today we are launching a video featuring some of our fantastic apprentices at North Bristol NHS Trust (NBT). Funded by Health Education England, the video gives an insight into the different roles across the...Read more

North Bristol teams pick up national awards

Friday, 11 May 2018

A team from North Bristol NHS Trust has won a national award for the work it has done to improve the experience of patients at the end of their lives. The team, made up of ward 9B was named Palliative...Read more

Bristol Oncology Centre fire - our Emergency Department is busy

Thursday, 10 May 2018

Our Emergency Department is currently busy due to restrictions at the Bristol Royal Infirmary (BRI) following a fire at the neighbouring Oncology Centre this morning (Thursday, May 10). The increase in patients we are seeing means you may have to...Read more

Lord Mayor visits Move Makers

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Lord Mayor visits Move Makers volunteers at Southmead Hopsital Lord Mayor of Bristol, Councillor Lesley Alexander, visited Southmead Hospital today to meet some of the Move Maker volunteers who provide a warm welcome to patients and visitors. The 124-strong volunteer...Read more

More patients to receive NHS Hospital treatment at Home

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

People living in and around Bristol are getting acute healthcare in the comfort of their own homes under a new initiative from North Bristol NHS Trust (NBT). Backed by research showing patients recover faster in comfortable and familiar environments, the...Read more

Michele Romaine appointed as permanent NBT Chair

Friday, 4 May 2018

North Bristol NHS Trust (NBT) has welcomed the appointment of new permanent Chair Michele Romaine to its Board. A Board level executive with experience in Strategy, Change and Operational Management, Michele is currently a Non-Executive Director on the Board of...Read more

Maternity app to transform way mums-to-be receive information

Friday, 4 May 2018

A new maternity app has been launched by North Bristol NHS Trust that will change the way in which expectant parents access the information they require through their pregnancy journey. My Pregnancy @ NBT, funded by Southmead Hospital Charity ,...Read more